By Tatiana Boncompagni

In this amazingly well timed tale approximately what the rich do while Wall highway lays an egg, the writer of Gilding Lily once more can provide a witty and insightful remedy of modern girl, as she explores the sacrifices they make, the offers they strike, the principles they persist with, and what occurs whilst all of it starts off to collapse.

Who can have guessed that Wall highway could cross south simply as Marcy Emerson and her husband moved east? right down to earth Marcy relocated from Chicago to manhattan while her husband used to be provided an enormous time task as a hedge fund supervisor.

She supplies up her personal job—after all, hedge fund better halves do not paintings! And whereas firstly it truly is enjoyable to buy all day and occasion all evening, Marcy fast learns that lifestyles one of the wealthy will be whatever yet effortless and that in the back of each smile could be a stab within the again.

Still, it isn't until eventually her husband leaves her for his thinner, blonder mistress—a lady who's larger up the social ladder than the unique Mrs. Emerson will ever be—that Marcy makes a decision to face on her personal toes once more, and struggle for the issues which are way more vital than funds.

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