Leyla Sanai

The downside to being rich: Long Island Compromise, by Taffy Brodesser-Akner, reviewed

A rollicking family saga set on Long Island revolves around the kidnapping of a wealthy businessman and the effects of it on his wife and children

Taffy Brodesser-Akner in 2022. [Alamy]

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