Shining City



A Witty And Sexy Satire About How Contemporary American Culture Defines Right And Wrong, Good And Bad, From The Acclaimed Author Of The Bones.When Good Guy Marcus Ripps Takes Over His Black Sheep Brother S Lucrative Dry Cleaning Business, He Has No Idea What He S In For Before Long, He Is Running One Of The Most Popular Escort Services In West Hollywood As The Money StaShining City

Is a well-known author, some of his books are a fascination for readers like in the Shining City book, this is one of the most wanted Seth Greenland author readers around the world.

PDF / Epub ★ Shining City  Author Seth Greenland – E17streets4all.co.uk
  • Hardcover
  • 320 pages
  • Shining City
  • Seth Greenland
  • English
  • 13 October 2017
  • 1596915048

10 thoughts on “Shining City

  1. says:

    I no longer remember what caused me to open this book I think maybe it was something I read about the author or one of his other books but whatever it was thank you It was thoroughly enjoyable Marcus gets laid off from his job at a toy manufactu...

  2. says:

    Darkly hilarious Seth Greenland asks a lot of unsettling questions about what basically good people might find themselves doing to make ends meet in the current economic climate, as a laid off factory manager inherits...

  3. says:

    Another one I wish I remembered why I marked to read.Man s estranged brother dies, leaving him a thriving escort service, just as he s lost his factory management job and prospects look dim It s got all the ...

  4. says:

    The perfect companion for two days of long plane rides and even longer airport layovers.

  5. says:

    Life for Marcus Ripps is becoming complicated Marcus, the production manager for a toy company, has a huge mortgage, ever increasing bills, and an elaborate bar mitzvah to finance His wife Jan is entangled in a business venture that isn t making any money and their sex life is suffering because of it His live in mother in law is ailing and facing surgery with no insurance When Marcus s boss announces that the plant is moving to China and he must relocate to keep his job, it seems as if there Life for Marcus Ripps is becoming complicated Marcus, the production manager for a toy company, has a huge mortgage, ever increasing bills, and an elaborate bar mitzvah to finance His wife Jan is entangled in a business venture that isn t making any money and their sex life is suffering because of it His live in mother in law is ailing and facing surgery with no insurance When Marcus s boss announces that the plant is moving to China and he must ...

  6. says:

    I m always in the market for a funny book, simply because there aren t that many good ones So, after hearing lots of buzz about how hilarious this book was, I took it along on vacation The story revolves around an mild mannered Los Angeles factory manager in his late 30s named Marcus When his childhood friend and current employer pulls the rug out from under Marcus s middle class lifestyle by relocating his job to China, Marcus is left twisting in the wind as the family s debts start to pile I m always in the market for a funny book, simply because there aren t that many good ones So, after hearing lots of buzz about how hilarious this book was, I took it along on vacation The story revolves around an mild mannered ...

  7. says:

    Greenland has a very funny premise here When a criminal dies, he lives his dry cleaning business to his long estranged brother This business opportunity lands in his brother s lap at the perfect time Marcus Ripps, an average Joe, has just found out that the entire toy manufacturing operation where s he been a foreman for 15 years is being shipped to China Without the inheritance from his brother Marcus would have two options move his wife and 13 year old son to China to run the plant t Greenland has a very funny premise here When a criminal dies, he lives his dry cleaning business to his long estranged brother ...

  8. says:

    SHINING CITY 2008 Seth Greenland .Marcus Ripps has worked for a toy company for fifteen years He is currently their plant manager One day his boss calls him into his office to tell him that he is moving the factory to China, where costs are low Marcus can keep his job if he decides to move with the company, otherwise, he is out of a job Marcus thinks about it, but he and his family wife, young son, and an aging mother in law decide it wouldn t work Now he doesn t have a job, bu SHINING CITY 2008 Seth Greenland .Marcus Ripps has worked for a toy company for fifteen years He is currently their plant manager One day his boss calls him into his office to tell him that he is moving the factory to China, where costs are low Marcus can keep his job if he decides to move with the company, otherwise, he is out of a job Marcus thinks about it, but he and his family wife, young son, and an aging mother in law decide it wouldn t work Now he doesn t have a job, but the bills don t go away Looking for a job at age 40 is no easy matter, and the family finances begin to go downhill One day he gets a call from a lawyer his brother has died and left him somethi...

  9. says:

    You can read this and other reviews on my blog.Marcus Ripps is an ordinary guy he manages a toy factory in Van Nuys, his wife, Jan, runs a small boutique, his son is getting ready for his bar mitzvah Then the factory moves to China, Marcus loses his job and suddenly the family is struggling to keep a roof over their heads Enter Marcus estranged brother Julian or rather exit, since Julian joins the story as he s dying of a heart attack He leaves Marcus a dry cleaning business, which Marcu You can read this and other reviews on my blog.Marcus Ripps is an ordinary guy he manages a toy factory in Van Nuys, his wife, Jan, runs a small boutique, his son is getting ready for his bar mitzvah Then the factory moves to China, Marcus loses his job and suddenly the family is struggling to keep a roof over their heads Enter Marcus estranged brother Julian or rather exit, since Julian joins the story as he s dying of a heart attack He leaves Marcus a dry cleaning business, which Marcus decides will be his family s salvation.Turns out the dry cleaning business is a front for a high class call girl ring Marcus decides to run the business anyway, but he s the kind of guy who gets health insurance and 401 k s for his escorts...

  10. says:

    I won this book at the First Reads give away and got started with it right after receiving it I liked how the book started, it was quite gripping I particularly liked that the main character, Marcus was a nice guy, but made decisions based on his survival instinct, rather than to do the right thing It feels good to read a book about some one normal, who is not driven by altruism or love for others, but just by his instinct to survive and do what he can to avoid a bad name, as most of us wou I won this book at the First Reads give away and got started with it right after receiving it I liked how the book started, it was quite gripping I particularly liked that the main character, Marcus was a ni...

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *