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Title The golden house : a novel /
Salman Rushdie.
Author Rushdie, Salman (10)
Publisher Jonathan Cape, London, England
Published 2017.
ISBN 9781787330160 (pbk.)
1787330168 (pbk.)
178733015X
9781787330153
MARC No ocn972263017
Pages 370 pages ; 24 cm.
Notes When powerful real-estate tycoon Nero Golden immigrates to the States under mysterious circumstances, he and his three adult children assume new identities and reinvent themselves as Roman emperors living in a lavish house in downtown Manhattan. Arriving shortly after the inauguration of Barack Obama, he and his sons, each extraordinary in his own right, quickly establish themselves at the apex of New York society. The story of the powerful Golden family is told from the point of view of their Manhattanite neighbour and confidant, René, an aspiring filmmaker who finds in the Goldens the perfect subject. René chronicles the undoing of the house of Golden - the high life of money, of art and fashion, a sibling quarrel, an unexpected metamorphosis...
Subject Families Fiction. (232)
Rich people Fiction. (26)
Motion picture producers and directors Fiction. (12)
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.) Fiction. (14)
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