An Object of Beauty: A Novel
Lacey Yeager is young, captivating, and ambitious enough to take the NYC art world by storm. Groomed at Sotheby's and hungry to keep climbing the social and career ladders put before her, Lacey charms men and women, old and young, rich and even richer with her magnetic charisma and liveliness. Her ascension to the highest tiers of the city parallel the soaring heights--and, at times, the dark lows--of the art world and the country from the late 1990s through today.
What people are saying - Write a review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - dreamingbear - LibraryThing
Overall, the story was good. However, it's not so much a "whodunit" as a "what really happened" story. The story's pace is slow and methodical through the story. The characters and their motivations were illuminated through flashbacks, sometimes cumbersome ones at that. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Limelite - LibraryThing
This, the author’s first novel, couldn’t be more different from his allegorical Oedipus Rex novel, "Ed King," that I read last year. With just two books by Guterson under my reading belt, I'm already ... Read full review