"An irresistible book about Grub Street, authorship and the literary marketplace."—Washington Post Book World
“Lewis shows again why he is the leading journalist of his generation.”—Kyle Smith, Forbes
As Pogo once said, "We have met the enemy and he is us."
The fiasco that sank millions of Americans, including one journalist, who thought he knew better.
A leading social critic recounts capitalism’s finest hour and shows us how we might achieve it once again.