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Stylistically nothing fancy, but achieves transcendence through sheer readability. The ideas on the table are sophisticated and current events would seem to secure the novel's... Read morePublished on September 30, 2008 by Kevin
After reading Mr. Stumpf's book--in two rapt sittings, mind--I came away with a shared, haunting sense of the author's terrific insight into the high-stakes arena of Manhattan's... Read morePublished on September 29, 2008 by Ethan Fox
I read this book this week, and can't believe I even finished it. It was awful. I finished it because I wanted to find out what the big insider trading "secret" was , as alluded to... Read morePublished on April 19, 2008 by Jan R
This is the worse book i have ever read . How could the publisher allow this trash to be printed .Published on November 9, 2007 by M. Giffin
The narrator's voice is incredibly keenly observed and accurate....a fast-moving read and very true to its NY setting.Published on September 20, 2007 by MG
I'm sure that writing Gil's broken English was not easy, nor was it easy to take for the duration of the book. A quick read, but ultimately unsatisfying. Read morePublished on September 2, 2007 by Avid Reader