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Hedge Fund Wives

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 28, 2009

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    I read the author's first book and loved it and couldn't wait to read this one. It did not dissapoint. It was prescient and elegantly written, while at the same time easy to digest and funny. I didn't want to put the book down. It was that engrossing and I loved Marcy, the main character of this book. Plus I learned a lot about hedge funds and the world of finance. I give it five stars!

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 14, 2014

    Fun and engaging

    Loved this book. Light and quick with a lot of well researched facts about how the one percent live. The ending was a bit rushed though.

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  • Posted September 7, 2009

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    A must read if you like to see how the other half lives.

    I really enjoyed reading this novel. For a first time novelist, she knows how to draw in the reader looking for total escape. I believe she knows the world in which she writes about because she explained what a hedge fund was in layman's terms. Her characters are broad and for the most part funny but a few you want to slap in the face. It was the kind of book that you didn't want to put down. I was anxious to get to the end to find out what happened to the lead but once I finished it, I was sorry I was done.

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  • Posted May 28, 2009

    So delicious it should be fattening.

    Hedge Fund Wives is one of those books you can't put down once you start reading. The world Tatiana Boncompagni describes is ridiculously exclusive, but I devoured every 14 karat detail. Hedge Fund Wives is the perfect plane or beach read that will take you out of your life and plunk you into a diamond studded world you can hardly believe ever existed (does it exist still?). It's fun escapist entertainment, which was exactly what I was looking for when I picked it up. If you're looking for a juicy novel, you won't be disappointed.

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  • Posted May 28, 2009

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    IMMEDIATELY loved every character... her descriptions, the lavish scenes and the raw truth behind each and every detail Boncompagni has woven into her addicting plot.

    TWO THUMBS UP - The sassy and savvy Boncompagni has done it again!

    This delicious and delightful book dives into the secret world of hedgefunds... While frightening, this book is even more enthralling. Boncompagni depicts the wicked relationships between women, the estranged relationships between husbands and wives, and the but luxurious live styles with alarming accuracy, so much so, it's hard to put this tome down. But more than an exclusive glimpse into the lives of the mega-rich, and while wealth care tear people apart, Boncompagni makes us realize that sometimes that alone is what brings us back together.

    A MUST READ!

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