By Eric B. Martin
Chimney sweep Shane McCarthy has 3 nice loves in lifestyles: a whip-smart spouse named Lou, pickup basketball, and his booming homeland, San Francisco. whereas Lou hunts effortless hundreds of thousands on the peak of the dot-com frenzy, Shane fills his additional hours trying to find a bothered participant from his weekly hoops game—a twenty-year-old named Sampson who’s disappeared, leaving just a bulging duffle bag in the back of. Following a path that winds via Pacific Heights events and the tasks, Shane unravels a secret that hyperlinks his wife’s new global to the lacking Sampson and his family.Evoking the glitter of the good Gatsby and the pulsing streets of Clockers, Winners is either a chronicle of a surreal historical second and a gripping portrait of a guy stuck among worlds. a unique of startling scope and ambition, Winners reaches into the hearts and minds of would-be millionaires and ghetto toughs, businesswomen and unmarried mothers, gym-rat moguls and pissed-off slackers, all greedy for the gold ring of anything better.About:Eric B. Martin grew up in Maine, studied in North Carolina and Texas, and lives in San Francisco. MacAdam/Cage will post his 3rd novel in 2006.