Chapter 1, page 1: "Most lives have defining moments. Moments that forever change you. Moments that set you on a different course. Moments of recognition so vivid and so clear that everything later seems different."

Moments when you realize how easily a book could be dropped behind a couch. Or into a garbage can.

Shakers, that is how this book opens. We are in for a long and terrible ride.

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