It’s 2006, and Delia Mulcahy is living in a shabby apartment and facing crushing student debt. Suddenly, she’s plucked from obscurity to work for Wall Street’s top hedge fund. Determined to make her millions, Delia must master the cutthroat world of big-stakes trading and profit off of the cataclysm of the looming crash.
A technology consultant by day, Murray began her career as a teacher and journalist before founding an early stage web company, which built many national brands’ first websites. Murray has won multiple awards for her women tech entrepreneur. She lives in New York with her husband and business partner. Christos Moschovitis, and her whippet Orpheus. Greedy Heart is her debut novel.
Book Clubs are a joy! I know from personal experience. My club meets about once every six weeks and focuses on women’s issues. The interesting thing about our group is that we aim for age diversity—with participants in every decade, from 20s through 90s. With such different generational perspectives, we have rich and lively conversations.
Author Anna Murray masterfully interweaves Delia’s story with the historic disasters of the 2008 recession, Greece’s subsequent meltdown, and Hurricane Sandy, resulting in a novel resonant with veracity, humor, grace, and hope.– Cloette Sartor, Author of “Once Removed,” 2019 Winner of the Flannery O’Connor Prize for Short Fiction