People Like Us

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Random House Publishing Group, Apr 11, 2012 - Fiction - 464 pages
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The way journalist Gus Bailey tells it, old money is always preferred, but occasionally new money sneaks in--even where it is most unwelcome. After moving from Cincinnati, Elias and Ruby Renthal strike it even richer in New York, turning their millions into billions. It would be impolite for high society to refuse them now. Not to mention disadvantageous. As long as the market is strong, there's absolutely nothing to worry about--except for those nasty secrets from the past. Scandal, anyone...?


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Enjoyed this book. I have always had a facination with the Rich & Famous. This read spell it all out very plainly but with a story line with characters of interest. Good read. ... Read full review

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Best-selling author ( The Two Mrs. Grenvilles , 1985) and Vanity Fair contributor Dunne presents a contemporary comedy of manners (really a satirical "tragedy of morals'') that examines the values of ... Read full review

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Dominick Dunne is an internationally acclaimed journalist and the bestselling author of both fiction and nonfiction, including Another City, Not My Own; A Season in Purgatory; An Inconvenient Woman; The Two Mrs. Grenvilles; and The Mansions of Limbo.


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