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By Paul Goldberg

Paul Goldberg, the acclaimed writer of The Yid, takes us behind the curtain of a Florida apartment board election, supplying a wild spin on Miami seashore, petty crime, Jewish identification, and existence in Trump's America

It is January 2017 and invoice has hit all-time low. the day past, he used to be William M. Katzenelenbogen, profitable technology reporter on the Washington publish. yet issues have taken a flip. Fired from his activity, aimless, with precisely $1,219.37 in his bank account, he learns that his university roommate, a plastic health care provider recognized in all places because the “Butt God of Miami Beach,” has fallen to his loss of life less than salacious situations. With not anything to lose, invoice forums a flight for Florida’s Gold Coast, able to commence his personal investigation---a final ditch try and revive his occupation. There’s only one trap: Bill’s father, Melsor.

Melsor Yakovlevich Katzenelenbogen---poet, literary student, political dissident, small-time-crook---is angling for keep watch over of the house board on the Chateau Sedan Neuve, a crumbling high-rise in Hollywood, Florida, populated generally via Russian Jewish immigrants. the present board is full of fraudsters levying “special checks” on citizens, and Melsor will use any capacity essential to win the board election. And who larger to aid him than his estranged son?

The Chateau injects the style of the investigative journalist with magnificent idiosyncrasy, subverting the crime novel with darkish comedian farce in a environment that turns into, a microcosm of Trump’s the USA.
The Chateau guarantees that you're going to by no means examine house forums, petty crime, Jewish identification, kleptocracy, vodka, Fascism, or Florida a similar means again.

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