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Dear Money audiobook

  • By: Martha McPhee
  • Narrator: Kate Reading
  • Category: Fiction, General
  • Length: 12 hours 55 minutes
  • Publisher: Blackstone Publishing
  • Publish date: January 01, 2010
  • Language: English
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Dear Money Audiobook Summary

In this Pygmalion tale of a novelist turned bond trader, Martha McPhee brings to life the greed and riotous wealth of New York during the heady days of the second gilded age.

India Palmer, living the cash-strapped existence of a novelist, is visiting wealthy friends in Maine when a yellow biplane swoops down from the clear blue sky to bring a stranger into her life, one who will change everything. The stranger is Win Johns, a swaggering and intellectually bored trader of mortgage-backed securities. Charmed by India’s intelligence, humor, and inquisitive nature, and aware of her near-desperate financial situation, Johns poses a proposition: “Give me eighteen months and I’ll make you a world-class bond trader.” Shedding her artist’s life with surprising ease, India embarks on a raucous ride to the top of the income chain, leveraging herself with crumbling real estate, and she never once looks back—or does she?

With a light-handed irony that is by turns as measured as Claire Messud’s and as biting as Tom Wolfe’s, Martha McPhee tells the classic American story of people reinventing themselves, unaware of the price they must pay for their transformation.

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Dear Money Audiobook Narrator

Kate Reading is the narrator of Dear Money audiobook that was written by Martha McPhee

Kate Reading is the recipient of multiple AudioFile Earphones Awards and has been named by AudioFile magazine as a “Voice of the Century,” as well as the Best Voice in Science Fiction & Fantasy in 2008 and 2009 and Best Voice in Biography & Culture in 2010. She has narrated works by such authors as Jane Austen, Robert Jordan, Edith Wharton, and Sophie Kinsella. Reading has performed at numerous theaters in Washington D.C. and received a Helen Hayes Award for her performance in Aunt Dan and Lemon. AudioFile magazine reports that, “With subtle control of characters and sense of pacing, Kate’s performances are a consistent pleasure.”

About the Author(s) of Dear Money

Martha McPhee is the author of Dear Money

Dear Money Full Details

Narrator Kate Reading
Length 12 hours 55 minutes
Author Martha McPhee
Category
Publisher Blackstone Publishing
Release date April 17, 2024
ISBN 9781483058795

Subjects

The publisher of the Dear Money is Blackstone Publishing. includes the following subjects: The BISAC Subject Code is Fiction, General

Additional info

The publisher of the Dear Money is Blackstone Publishing. The imprint is Blackstone Publishing. It is supplied by Blackstone Publishing. The ISBN-13 is 9781483058795.

Global Availability

This book is only available in the United States.

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