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Too much money

Dominick Dunne

Too much money

a novel

by Dominick Dunne

  • 243 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Crown Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Authors -- Fiction,
  • Older men -- Fiction,
  • Rich people -- Fiction,
  • Socialites -- Fiction,
  • New York (N.Y.) -- Social life and customs -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDominick Dunne.
    GenreFiction
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3554.U492 T66 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23725847M
    ISBN 109780609603871
    LC Control Number2009039443


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Featuring favorite characters and the affluent world Dunne first introduced in People Like Us, Too Much Money is a mischievous, compulsively readable tale by the most brilliant society chronicler of our time—the man who knew all the secrets and wasn’t afraid to share them/5().

If Dominick Dunne's posthumous novel, "Too Much Money," will get people talking about him, that's probably exactly what he would have wanted. Dunne was something of an outsider who became a trusted chronicler of the lifestyles and trials of the privileged.

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Dunne's Too Much Money, follows a group of New York superrich elitists as they live their lives amongst scandal debauchery and libel. The humour of this book is great, both suble and blunt. A great reminder that no how much money you have, you still poop, Too much money book and suffer the same mortality as everyone else on the planet.5/5(6).

At its most interesting, “Too Much Money” deals with final legacies and death. Dunne has always trafficked in the comings and goings of New York society; in this book, that society dwells in the Author: Carolyn Kellogg.

The plot of “Too Much Money,” which is almost an incidental feature, has Perla scheming to stop Gus from writing a novel about her. (It doesn’t work.). “Too much money”, full of gossip and scandals about New York society - old money versus the nouveau riche.

Although I did not care for the title of the book, I had read a couple of Dominick Dunn’s books years ago and decided to buy it on kindle. I recognized some of the characters from earlier books.4/5(77). Featuring favorite characters and the affluent world Dunne first introduced in People Like Us, Too Much Money is a mischievous, compulsively readable tale by the most brilliant society chronicler of our time—the man who knew all the secrets and wasn’t afraid to share them.

'Too Much Money,' by Dominick Dunne (FILES): This Septem file photo shows US crime writer Dominick Dunne at O.J. Simpson's trial. Published posthumously, his latest novel, Too Much Money, is no exception.

Like a latter-day Proust or 20th-century Trollope (who he maintained was his favorite writer), Dunne created minutely detailed portrayals of a society under a microscope. TOO MUCH MONEY gives us common people a glimpse into the glittery world of high society, with their all glamour and their foibles.

Dominick Dunne makes that world as entertaining as the extravagant parties his characters attend. Spend a few hours living vicariously through Lil, Perla and Dodo.

‘Too Much Money’: In Monday’s Calendar, a book review of “Too Much Money” by Dominick Dunne said the inspiration for the character “Adele Author: Carolyn Kellogg. Too Much Money NPR coverage of Too Much Money by Dominick Dunne. News, author interviews, critics' picks and : Dominick Dunne.

And the final tally of $1, represents only a small percentage of the money I routinely spend on books in any given year. You might ask why I spend so much money on books when I could just borrow them from a library.

First, my local library is unlikely to Author: Shane Parrish. How much money do you spend on books. I usually limit myself to buying books from used book stores, thrift stores, or book fairs, with no real limit. If they're something good I'll. Too Much Money: A Novel by Dominick Dunne.

The last two years have been monstrously unpleasant for high-society journalist Gus Bailey. When he falls for a fake story and implicates a powerful congressman in some rather nasty business on a radio program, Gus becomes embroiled in.

For every striver who claws his way to the top of the moneyed heap, another must fall from grace to make room; in the work of late novelist and journalist Dunne (), those falls are usually pr.

In true Dominick Dunne fashion, Too Much Money is peppered with thinly veiled fictions, keeping readers guessing about the real-world villains and intrigues that lie beneath its chapters.

Dunne revives the world he first introduced in his mega-bestselling novel People Like Us, and he brings readers up-to-date on favorite characters such as Ruby and Elias Renthal, Lil Altemus, and, of course, the beloved Gus Bailey. UPDATE Dec. "Too Much Money" is Dominick's dishiest book ever. He always delivered in his books however this time, posthumously, he gives it his all - celebs and society people are so lightly veiled the reader gets unparallelled insight into the fancy pants lives of the ultra fancy pants.

The book is as close to. Publisher's Summary The last two years have been monstrously unpleasant for high-society journalist Gus Bailey. His propensity for gossip has finally gotten him into trouble - $11 million worth. His problems begin when he falls hook, line, and sinker for a fake story.

Now the third richest woman in the world, Perla has the “too much money” of the title: enough to eliminate any threats to her reputation by far less civil means than lawsuits.

Like having Gus tailed by a man in gray flannel, pressuring his publisher to scuttle Infamous Lady and digging up a bogus allegation of pederasty to blackmail Gus Author: Dominick Dunne.

I am 18 and buying my own books since I am eight, because at this time, the mass of books I read was too much for my parents alone, lol. Now I'm spending roughly € per month on books, in the moment even more, coz I graduated and now have time. Too Much Money is a satisfying, mischievous, and compulsively readable tale by the most brilliant society chronicler of our time—the man who knew all the.

There was a thread a few weeks ago asking about who is who in Dominick Dunne's romans a clef, but I can't find it on the search function. In any case, no one then was really able to answer who was who in the non-murder books (like PEOPLE LIKE US or TOO MUCH MONEY) other than that Gus Bailey is of course Dunne himself, Loelia Manchester Minardos is Annette de la Renta, and Ezzie.

Get this from a library. Too much money: a novel. [Dominick Dunne] -- High-society journalist Gus Bailey is caught in the middle of two stressful situations. The first is an $11 million slander suit from a powerful congressman he accused of being involved in the.

Book Summary: The title of this book is Too Much Money and it was written by Dominick Dunne. This particular edition is in a Paperback format.

This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $ It was published by Ballantine Books and has a total of pages in the : Too Much Money A Novel (Book): Dunne, Dominick: My name is Gus Bailey.

It should be pointed out that it is a regular feature of my life that people whisper things in my ear, very private things, about themselves or others. I have always understood the art of listening.

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When an author dies, so too, must his alter ego — though with the posthumous publication of Too Much Money, society journalist, novelist and man-about-town Gus Bailey has outlived his /5.

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