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Hailey is so repetitive and formulaic. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Haley researched it thoroughly. Many have been made into movies and Hotel was made into a long-running television series. Actually, I didn’t even realize that I had read this earlier, way back in my teens, until a few plot-lines started to appear familiar.
Share your thoughts with other customers. Jacket Torn and Disc. The Moneychangers was written before the wave of USA bank mergers that began in the s. Don’t have a Kindle? I Hate Hurricanes rated it liked it Shelves: The subprime crisis might alter the instinctive sympathies of new Hailey readers here. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Currency and credit card fraud,embezzlement,the mafia and the jockeying for power in the boardroom are elements which are skilfully combined to create a suspenseful story.
The plot winds its way through counterfeiting, bank heists, phony companies and general corporate culture in the largest banks. First Mercantile American is eventually revealed to have a doppelganger in the form of an organized crime family. Beautiful copy, some minor yellowing to DJ but no chips or flaws.
Typical Arthur Hailey Style. It turns out that SuNatCo is on the verge of bankruptcy, using the bank’s loan in a vain attempt to keep afloat. Berkley November 1, Language: Read more Read less.
Moneychangers by Hailey, Arthur
I read it because it was handy. I have already read the book long time back. Brought up in a working-class home, Hailey never lost the common touch following his phenomenal success.
Characters are well developed, easy to remember relationships. Senior bank teller Miles Eastin is discovered to be defrauding the bank whilst casting guilt on another teller, a young single mother named Juanita Nunez. See all free Kindle reading apps.
Recommended read for fiction-lovers. It gives an insight into the world of lending and borrowing works, with a great interplay between profit and ethics.
In short, it is spellbinding. The story has all the drama chxngers feel of a thriller but at the same time teaches you a lot. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1.
The Moneychangers is cliched, lurid and utterly absorbing
The adthur Arthur Hailey: Write a customer review. This one is based on the banking system in 70s. A Novel Very Good. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.
As new, unread, first edition, first printing, in fine very minor chipping to spine ends; some age-related toning to jacket spinemylar-protected dust jacket. Loading comments… Trouble loading? Moneychangers, The Arthur Hailey Jul 31, John rated it it was ok. Jan 05, L. Cyangers Printing of the First Edition.
The Moneychangers is cliched, lurid and utterly absorbing | Philip Hensher | Opinion | The Guardian
Light age toning only–mostly dustiness to the page edges–otherwise would be fine. The dustjacket has darkened slightly over time and there is some very light edgewear–but no chipping or tears–protected now cbangers a Durafold plastic dustjacket cover and shipped Priority Mail at media mail price.
A book that changed me: Presentation copy, signed and inscribed by Arthur Hailey on the half title page in blue ink: First Edition; Athur Printing. At the end, Eastin, Juanita and her daughter, Estella, move out of the state where both get new jobs.