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The Millionaires: A Novel

The Millionaires: A Novel
Author: Inman Majors
ISBN 13: 9780393337273
ISBN 10: 393337278
Edition: N/A
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
Publication Date: 2010-01-04
Format: Paperback
Pages: 480
List Price: $26.95

A brilliant novel of new money and old manners, crossing The Great Gatsby with the spirit of Tom Wolfe.

The New York Times - Roy Hoffman

Majors is a gentle satirist, affectionately deconstructing a wide range of typically Southern scenes, from a debutante gathering where a mother perceives one girl as "a figure of feminine form out of an animator's imagination" to a glimpse of fans on their way to a college football game, when the crowds are "like a constantly moving and shifting organism, a walking lava lamp." The novel's wry, often ironic narrative voice can be both barbed and tender