How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia Book By Mohsin Hamid
About the How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia Book Author of How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia Book Mohsin Hamid is the author of two acclaimed novels, most recently The Reluctant Fundamentalist, which was short-listed for the Man Booker Prize. He lives in Lahore. Cast in the mould of a self-help guide to getting rich, this is the extraordinary story of a young boy, born into a poor family. As the years pass, he moves to a slum in the city, gets a brief education, flirts with militancy, and then, hungry for advancement, sets up a bottled water business, the ultimate symbol of the modern South Asian city - a place where nothing works but everything can be had at a price. But as he leaves his past behind, one thing remains constant and true â€“ his love for the girl he met as a teenager.