Shifting Ground

Shifting Ground It has been said that there is a class of people who feel entitled to smash up things and creatures and then retreat back into their money As certainly as that is still true it is now a new aristocrac

  • Title: Shifting Ground
  • Author: A.Z. Zehava
  • ISBN: 9781493523092
  • Page: 191
  • Format: Paperback
  • It has been said that there is a class of people who feel entitled to smash up things and creatures and then retreat back into their money As certainly as that is still true it is now a new aristocracy of bankers, lawyers and CEO s who imagine they turn the levers of the world Their whims are the highest law, consequences fall where they may for the great mass of people It has been said that there is a class of people who feel entitled to smash up things and creatures and then retreat back into their money As certainly as that is still true it is now a new aristocracy of bankers, lawyers and CEO s who imagine they turn the levers of the world Their whims are the highest law, consequences fall where they may for the great mass of people who don t matter Such are the thoughts of burnt out San Francisco banking lawyer, Michael Davis, who, having become the man he always swore he never would be, is teetering on the brink of emotional collapse Atlanta Buchanan, who is questioning everything she thought she knew, sees in Michael something of herself Her husband, Henry Buchanan, a proud one percenter, is unaware that everything he works so hard to keep under control is about to be upended.America in the beginning of the new century is very much like America in the beginning of the last a place of profound social and economic inequities However, into the America of this century wafts the scent of revolution This novel chronicles one fateful year in the lives of these people as they struggle to make hard choices in a time when ideas once considered dangerous and people once marginalized are moving in to colonize a center that cannot hold A furious, modern riff on The Great Gatsby, A.Z Zehava s novel is a fierce story about a quiet insurgency happening in an America in transition.

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    About “A.Z. Zehava

    • A.Z. Zehava

      A.Z Zehava was born in Kansas in the mid 1960 s Her parents both came from Dodge City, Kansas a small town of working class people and farmers She grew up primarily in the suburbs of Houston, Texas, where her family moved when she was six years old Her father worked as a computer programmer and her mother was a homemaker Her family home was often stuffed full of foster children and stray animals Her mother went to college when the kids were in grade school, and was the first of her family to do so The author moved back to Dodge City when the family was split by divorce when she was an adolescent She returned to Texas for college at UT, and went on to Stanford Law School.She lives in Portland, Oregon and Amsterdam with her family.



    518 thoughts on “Shifting Ground

    • Was lucky enough to receive a copy through a First Reads giveaway! Thanks !If you're the type of person who ever contemplates the state of the US today, or wonders why we do the things we do, grow up and get jobs and have families and work to make money, then you should read what these characters have to say. I started reading this book with virtually no expectations, as the plot description was somewhat vague and this is a debut author. I certainly wasn't expecting to very definitively give it [...]


    • I enjoyed reading 'Shifting Ground' more than I was expecting to. Th author could have chosen to call it 'Breaking People' just as easily as 'Shifting Ground' as everyone in this story, from parents to teenaged children to the grandparents seem to either be breaking or in the process of doing so. Breaking, but not broken. Watching as the characters try to find their way to their own truths was a facinating and moving story. There were moments in the story that felt like a punch to the gut; they [...]



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