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By Martha McPhee

ISBN-10: 0151011656

ISBN-13: 9780151011650

ISBN-10: 0547422547

ISBN-13: 9780547422541

ISBN-10: 144174259X

ISBN-13: 9781441742599

In this Pygmalion story of a novelist became bond dealer, Martha McPhee brings to existence the greed and riotous wealth of recent York throughout the heady days of the second one gilded age. India Palmer, dwelling the cash-strapped life of the author, is traveling prosperous buddies in Maine while a yellow biplane swoops down from the transparent blue sky to carry a stranger into her lifestyles, person who will switch everything.The stranger isWin Johns, a swaggering and intellectually bored dealer of loan- sponsored securities. Charmed by means of India’s intelligence, humor, and inquisitive nature—and conscious of her near-desperate monetary situation—Win poses a proposition: “Give me eighteen months and I’ll make you a world-class bond trader.” laying off her artist’s existence with fantastic ease, India embarks on a raucous experience to the pinnacle of the source of revenue chain, leveraging herself with crumbling actual property, by no means as soon as on reflection . . .Or does she?
With a light-handed irony that's by means of turns as measured as Claire Messud’s and as biting as Tom Wolfe’s, Martha McPhee tells the vintage American tale of individuals reinventing themselves, blind to the associated fee they need to pay for his or her transformation.

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