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"...comprehensive and chilling..."
"...his action scenes are intimate and engaging..."
-The New Yorker
"Sorkin's prodigious reporting and lively writing put the reader in the room for some of the biggest-dollar conference calls in history. It's an entertaining book, brisk book...Sorkin skillfully captures the raucous enthusiasm and riotous greed that fueled this rational irrationality."
-The New York Times Book Review
"...brings the drama alive with unusual inside access and compelling detail...A deeply researched account of the financial meltdown."
"...meticulously researched...told brilliantly. Other blow-by-blow accounts are in the works. It is hard to imagine them being this riveting."
"Sorkin's densely detailed and astonishing narrative of the epic financial crisis of 2008 is an extraordinary achievement that will be hard to surpass as the definitive account...as a dramatic close-up, his book is hard to beat."
"Sorkin's book, like its author, is a phenom...an absolute tour de force."
-The American Prospect
"Andrew Ross Sorkin pens what may be the definitive history of the banking crisis."
-The Atlantic Monthly
"Andrew Ross Sorkin has written a fascinating, scene-by-scene saga of the eyeless trying to march the clueless through Great Depression II."
"...Sorkin has succeeded in writing the book of the crisis, with amazing levels of detail and access."
"Sorkin can write. His storytelling makes "Liar's Poker" look like a children's book."
Andrew Ross Sorkin is the award-winning chief mergers and acquisitions reporter for The New York Times, a columnist, and assistant editor of business and finance news. He is also the editor and founder of DealBook, an online daily financial report. He has won a Gerald Loeb Award, the highest honor in business journalism, and a Society of American Business Editors and Writers Award. In 2007, the World Economic Forum named him a Young Global Leader.See all Editorial Reviews
Overall great story telling and a great read. I wanted to understand more about what transpired with the great crash and all the shenanigans on Wall Street and Sorkin's book does a... Read morePublished 1 day ago by Carla Cunning
Best written book. Many dynamics. Many names with many titles. Took me awhile to research certain topics and occurrences first pass. Read morePublished 19 days ago by Ri ck Wathen
This was a page turner for me. A play by play accounting of the great crash of 2008 and what the cause of it was. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Anthony Alegrete
once again the little guy takes a hit(and i dont get bailed out by uncle sam)Published 2 months ago by Patrick Moxinchalk Sr.
It's no secret that Andrew Ross Sorkin is close to some of Wall Street's most powerful elite. So when you read in Too Big to Fail that Hank Paulson is "modest" (net worth:... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Ken Z