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The Devil in Denim

The Devil in Denim

Maggie Jameson has grown up around the Chicago Saints baseball team, and always dreamed of the day when her father would pass on his position as franchise owner to her. For Maggie, it's not just about business, but about a love for the team, the fans, the game, and all that is wr... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781250040428
Published 18 September 2014 by St Martin's Press
Format Paperback
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Author(s) By Scott, Melanie
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ISBN-13 9781250040428
ISBN-10 1250040426
Stock Out of stock
Status Out of print
Publisher St Martin's Press
Imprint St Martin's Press
Publication Date 18 September 2014
Publication Country United States United States
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Scott, Melanie
Category Adventure / Thriller
Romantic Fiction
Number of Pages 352
Dimensions Width: 105mm
Height: 171mm
Spine: 22mm
Weight 159g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Romance & Sagas
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 823.92
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

Nothing Personal is the stunning story of Warren Hament, a bright young man who stumbles into a career in finance in the early 1980s. His rapid rise exposes the inner workings of the amoral, crude, and brutal world of top-tier investment banking as only a true insider could know them. Introduced to the elite bastions of wealth and privilege, and with his beautiful and ambitious girlfriend pushing him, he gets a major boost when first his patrician mentor is murdered, and then a dangerous and powerful rival is bludgeoned to death in the middle of a tryst with a young financial analyst. Young Warren soon finds himself at the center of a whirlwind investigation of four deaths, in control of a vast and hidden fortune, and in love with a gorgeous woman whose past may hold the key to unlocking the mystery, before the killer comes calling again. Set in the luxurious homes and clubs of New York, Hobe Sound, Dark Harbor, the Hamptons, and Europe, Nothing Personal is a stellar debut about coming of age in a rarefied, deeply corrupt world. Offit unflinchingly portrays the insidious, creeping power of greed and lust, and the terrible price some pay in their thrall.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review Advance Praise for Nothing Personal Michael Offit offers a colorful insight into how the big money is made--and/or taken--on Wall Street. Nothing Personal will hold your attention whether you are in finance or not. A riveting story. --Donald J. Trump

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Author's Bio

MELANIE SCOTT, who also writes as M.J. Scott, grew up in a family of avid readers who fostered her love of words. A long time reader of fantasy and romance, it was inevitable that her own stories combine the two genres. Her unpublished novels have won a number of awards including the Romance Writers of Australia's Emerald Award and Valerie Parv Award and the Romance Writers of New Zealand's Clendon Award. She is a two-time finalist in the Romance Writers of America Golden Heart(R) Award. Shadow Kin, her debut novel, won praise from three New York Times bestselling authors. All three books in her Half-Light City series have been finalists in the Australian Romance Readers Association Awards. She lives in Melbourne, Australia, where she distracts herself with books, cats, and yarn when she's not writing.

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