'In the hands of Michael Lewis, anything is possible . . . if you want to know how a nation lost it financial mind – and have a good laugh finding out – this is the book to read'
From the jungles of the trading floor to the casinos of Las Vegas, The Big Short tells the outrageous story of the misfits, renegades and visionaries who saw that the biggest credit bubble of all time was about to burst, bet against the banking system – and made a killing.
'Magnificent . . . a perfect storm of brilliant writer meeting big subject'
'He is so good everyone else may as well pack up'
'A rollicking good yarn'
WALL STREET JOURNAL
'A triumph . . . riveting . . . The Big Short reads like a thriller'
'A terrifying story, superbly well told'
'Compelling and horrifying'
'Probably the single best piece of financial journalism ever written'
About The Author
Michael Lewis was born in New Orleans and educated at Princeton University and the London School of Economics. He has written several books including the New York Times bestseller, Liar's Poker, widely considered the book that defined Wall Street during the 1980s. Lewis is contributing writer for the New York Times Magazine and for Vanity Fair. He is married with three children.
Number Of Pages: 288
Dimensions (cm): 19.8 x 12.9
Weight (kg): 0.223