Usually, this is where we'd tell you what this book is about. But with Chris Cleave, it's a bit different. Because if you've read THE OTHER HAND or INCENDIARY, you'll know that what his books are about is only part of the story - what really matters is how they make you feel. GOLD is about the limits of human endurance, both physical and emotional. It will make you cry. GOLD is about what drives us to succeed - and what we choose to sacrifice for success. It will make you feel glad to be alive. GOLD is about the struggles we all face every day; the conflict between winning on others' terms, and triumphing on your own. It will make you count your blessings. GOLD is a story told as only Chris Cleave could tell it. And once you begin, it will be a heart-pounding race to the finish.
Credit crunch? Pah. We're immune from that. How are we going to prove it? Not just by throwing ?50 notes on the fire with our Money to Burn Firelighters. We're going a step further and holding our doors open with gold bars. With a net weight of 1000g, this blinged up accessory is guaranteed to prop open even especially hefty doors. And if people seem to be overlooking your poignant piece of decor, you can also use it as a paper weight. Simply put a pile of spreadsheets on the boss's desk and keep them in place with a super shiny gold bar, proving how much money you're making for the company. Naturally.