Call Number: F, McGinniss
Publication Date: 2016-08-02
Nick and Phoebe Maguire a young couple with big dreams, move across the country to Southern California in search of a fresh start for themselves and their infant son following a devastating trauma. But they move at the worst possible time, into an economic crisis that spares few. Surrounded by neighbors being drowned by their surrounded by water homes, who set fire to their belongings, flee in the dead of night and eye one another with suspicion. Trapped, broke and increasingly desperate, Nick and Phoebe each devise their own plan to claw their way back into the middle class and beyond.