City of Thieves
- Narrated by: David Thorpe
- Length: 13 hrs and 58 mins
- Unabridged Audiobook
- Release date: 11-05-10
- Language: English
- Publisher: Hachette Audio UK
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Then one day he wakes up to find that things can go wrong - fast. His closest childhood friend, Jack, also a star in the City, uncovers a plot to implicate Nic in an insider trading ring. And that is just the start. Before long, everything Nic has built up starts to crumble to pieces - his relationship, his career, his reputation. But can he hold true to his principles in the face of everything? Or will he succumb to temptation like so many others?
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By Steven on 11-30-10
its actually rather good
i brought this without particularly high hopes and, to be honest, it was a slow starter. it did however engage my interest enough to keep with it and the last two-thirds of the book are pretty exciting.
another fantastic naration by David Thorpe who is rapidly becoming one of my top readers of audio books.
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By K. R. Fellows on 11-16-14
Hedge Fund malarkey
Would you recommend this book to a friend? Why or why not?
Too financial markets centric for everyone's taste
Would you recommend City of Thieves to your friends? Why or why not?
It's all a bit mechanical and plodding. Competent enough but really needs more in the way of twists, turns and surprises (and less of the Japanese quasi Zen Buddhist nonsense)
Did the narration match the pace of the story?
Do you think City of Thieves needs a follow-up book? Why or why not?
No. Characters weren't that engaging