Five Star Billionaire
This is the story of the overlapping lives of migrant Malaysian workers in Shanghai. A stunning new novel by Tash Aw.
Justin is from a family of successful property developers. Phoebe has come to China buoyed with hope, but her dreams are shattered within hours as the job she has come for seems never to have existed. Gary is a successful pop artist, but his fans and marketing machine disappear after a bar-room brawl.
Yinghui has businesses that are going well but must make decisions about her life. And then there is Walter, the shadowy billionaire, ruthless and manipulative, ultimately alone in the world.
|Publication date||28 Feb 2013|