Five Star Billionaire: A Novel

Five Star Billionaire: A Novel

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An expansive, eye-opening novel that captures the vibrancy of China today

 

Phoebe is a factory girl who has come to Shanghai with the promise of a job—but when she arrives she discovers that the job doesn’t exist. Gary is a country boy turned pop star who is spinning… (more)

Editorial reviews (2 reviews)


Five Star Billionaire is padded with all the trappings of a novel written centuries earlier: elegant but unnecessary descriptions, over-explained dialogue, and a pillowy narrative style that promises the reader will never feel the jolt of a too-sudden provocation or turn in the plot.

Five Star Billionaire is a fiercely contemporary tale of tradition, modernity and the cost of progress.

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Book Details  


Publisher: Spiegel & Grau (July 02, 2013)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 400 pages

File size: 2.4 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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