Money

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Random House, 2011 - Television producers and directors - 400 pages
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John Self, consumer extraordinaire, rolls around New York and London, making deals, spending wildly and doing reckless movie-world business, all the while grabbingeverything he can to sate his massive appetites: alcohol, pornography, a mountain of junk food and more. Ceaselessly inventive and thrillingly savage, this is a tale of life lived without restraint; of money, the terrible things it can do and the disasters it can precipitate.

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Fun...rollicking prose with many twists and turns. - Goodreads
Good read, but disappointing ending. - Goodreads
Amis is an awesome writer. - Goodreads
The plot blurs frequently. - Goodreads
The imagery is blood red and wonderful. - Goodreads
Hated the writing, hated the characters. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Ant - Goodreads

A well crafted novel, I enjoyed every part of it, from the bleak outlook and humour, to the story telling and characters. Recommended. Read full review

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User Review  - Aaron Jolivet - Goodreads

Something of a modern classic and probably deservedly so. A caustic, manic commentary on the excesses of our Western capitalist, consumerist culture that nearly thirty years of its publication remains ... Read full review

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About the author (2011)

MARTIN AMIS is the author of nine novels, two collections of stories and six collections of non-fiction. Koba the Dread, the successor to his celebrated memoir, Experience, was published in 2002.

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