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“Norb Vonnegut offers a gleeful peek at the world of hedge fund moguls in The Gods of Greenwich, a funny, savvy book that can be as absurd as its title.” –The New York Times
"A riveting thriller… racing relentlessly from the bedrooms of Manhattan to the boardrooms of Connecticut to the banks of Iceland. Bravo!" --Jeffrey Deaver, New York Times bestselling author of Edge
" This is way beyond just being a fast-paced financial thriller. I've not read such a rich portrayal of downfall through hubris since Tom Wolfe's Bonfire Of The Vanities." –Peter James, internationally bestselling author of Dead Like You
" The Gods of Greenwich is compelling, suspenseful, high-energy, a terrific read!”-- Thomas B. Sawyer, best-selling author of No Place to Run and head writer of Murder, She Wrote
"The Gods of Greenwich is a fast-paced and satisfying locomotive of a financial-based thriller, Dominick Dunne meets Barbarians at the Gate. Vonnegut has opened the vaults of Greenwich's elite, and oh what secrets and schemes pour out!" –Andrew Gross, #1 bestselling James Patterson co-author
“Vonnegut follows his debut, Top Producer, with another invigorating dip into the shark pool of Wall Street's hedge fund industry… Vonnegut, a financial professional himself, not only gets the language and tone of Wall Street right but has an instinctive feel for dialogue and action. Especially enjoyable is the rip-roaring finale at the Bronx Zoo.” –Publishers Weekly
“This novel ponders the age-old ramifications of greed, but Vonnegut gives it a fresh, timely twist.” –USA Today on Top Producer
“The gold standard for financial thrillers.” –Publishers Weekly (starred review) on Top Producer
"A ripping good yarn." – Raymond Benson, author of several James Bond novels and co-author of Homefront—The Voice of Freedom
"Filled with enough insider info to send the feds to your door." – Hank Phillippi Ryan–Anthony, Macavity and Agatha–winning author of Drive Time
Things go from grim to worse for rising hedge-fund star Jimmy Cusack when his company collapses and the fund that recruits him is targeted for destruction by cutthroat bankers in Iceland and a sheikh in Qatar…. The novel moves at… a fast clip, spilling goods on recession-era wheelers and dealers as it goes.” --Kirkus
“The Gods of Greenwich is better than most financial thrillers… a page-turner plot. (Serial murders plus the Great Crash of 2008.)… The cast is an unusually motley and enjoyable crew.” –The New York Journal of Books
“Vonnegut follows up his debut (Top Producer) with a first-rate thriller set in the world of hedge fund managers during the 2008 financial meltdown…. Vonnegut's skill at creating characters at risk will make even less wealthy readers root for Cusack to survive his financial debacle with millions intact. This thriller will appeal to fans of Joseph Finder and might serve as a cautionary tale to anyone who envies the seemingly idyllic life of the superrich. But don't we all like to read about them?” –Library Journal
This is one of the best books I have read in quite some time. It makes me wonder how mediocre books rise to the top ten in sales, while well written books, with great story lines... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Anonymous
The "Gods of Greenwch" was Norb Vonnegut's second book. Although good, it was not as good as his first. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Johnny A.
If you enjoy a read about fictional financial dealings and the double dealings of the industry, you will thoroughly enjoy this book.Published 9 months ago by achillen
A good read for everyone - a great read if you know Greenwich and don't think that 06830 is the only place to have a roof over your head.Published 9 months ago by henry ziegler
I had never heard of this writer, but since his name reminded me of Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. I had to try this one. I am not sorry I did! Excellent suspense!Published 9 months ago by Caroline K. Groshart
As I write more reviews while I'm semi-retired, I become more aware that I'm a reader, not a writer. I purchased this First Edition Hardcover book on Amazon.com on August 14, 2012. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Amazon Customer
Well written and gripping. Norb Vonnegut has the experience and talent to envelope you in this tale of greed and crime.Published 11 months ago by Mary N.
Great read written by an insider. I ran in to Vonnegut books by accident but glad I did. I look forward to future books.Published 11 months ago by Kdoug