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Shakedown

Shakedown
Ryan, Andie
Lenox Road Pub Llc
Publish date: 2009-06-01
$15.95
1935365053
Paperback

Synopsis:

SHAKEDOWN couldn't be more topical given current headlines of financial industry scandal and corruptionAt the heart of a massive insider trading operation, public relations executive Tom Hollister discovers a murder conspiracyEstranged from his family, he falls for an aging call girl, unaware of her connection to the company's crimesAgainst the backdrop of a corporate meltdown, Hollister races to expose the scheme and bring the killers to justice, even though the truth could cost him his life and everything he has come to love

Review:

This first novel by a veteran of the financial services sector goes a long way to explaining to a layperson how a large firm can unravel quickly when the misdeeds of a few players comes to lightSledd Payne is a venerable investment firm with clients going back decadesTom Hollister is their public relations executive, and a candidate for the top spotHis rival is the unscrupulous but brilliant Marcus Edison, who has devised a scheme to steal billions without anybody noticingHe is not above murder to keep his secrets.

   
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