By Anna Pitoniak
A heart-wrenching debut novel a couple of younger couple looking for out what they honestly wish in life--and even if that comes with each one other.
Julia and Evan fall in love as undergraduates at Yale. For Evan, who grew up in a small city in Canada, Yale is a complete new global, and Julia--blond, attractive and rich--is a part of his imaginative and prescient for a profitable destiny. when they graduate in 2008, they stream jointly to big apple urban, the place Evan takes a task at a hedge fund--another leap forward within the existence he imagines for himself.
Julia, who has simply identified a lifetime of privilege, graduates with an artwork background measure and no plan for her personal destiny. She lands a low paying assistant activity at a nonprofit, uncertain approximately what she relatively desires, and thinking about whilst all people else figured that out for themselves.
With the marketplace crashing and banks failing round him, Evan turns into fascinated with an more and more high-stakes deal at paintings, and starts to gain that the cost of privilege could include risky strings hooked up. in the meantime, Julia reconnects with anyone from her past--someone who bargains her a imaginative and prescient of a special form of life.
Told in alternating views, The Futures is a shiny tale approximately love--falling out and in of it--betrayal, and the burning wish to be valued.