Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “The Bill” as Want to Read:
The Bill
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

The Bill

4.50  ·  Rating details ·  2 ratings  ·  2 reviews
One part political thriller, one part rollicking satire and one part insightful examination of today's culture, Marietta Rogers marvelous first novel, The Bill, engages readers on intellectual and emotional levels. Humorous, gritty and fearless, the novel is as rewarding as it is challenging. The story and its characters
stay with you long after you've finished reading The
ebook, 199 pages
Published December 31st 2014 by Secondwind publishing
More Details... Edit Details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about The Bill, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about The Bill

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

Showing 1-13
Average rating 4.50  · 
Rating details
 ·  2 ratings  ·  2 reviews

More filters
Sort order
Start your review of The Bill
Hunter Murphy
Jan 25, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Marietta Rodgers is one of the funniest people I follow on Twitter. She’s a political thinker. In one of my favorite tweets of hers, she says, “Everyone knows it was David Hasselhoff's Christmas album that brought the Berlin wall down.” She’s hysterical and she has a unique outlook on the world. She’s like Jon Stewart. At the same time, she is funny and also wickedly insightful about politics.

One of my favorite quotes from the book is this: "In the meantime, though, to avoid huge medical costs,
David Katzman
Jul 05, 2015 rated it really liked it
A sharp and biting satire of our current political and cultural landscape. Set in an alternate reality in a dystopian, near future, Rodgers brutally skewers our government system bought and sold by corporate interests. This is a valuable and grim critique of our society laced with heavy irony in a dark but feasible future world.
David Carraturo
marked it as to-read
Jan 29, 2015
Maria Bolaños
marked it as to-read
Feb 22, 2015
marked it as to-read
Jul 06, 2015
marked it as to-read
Aug 01, 2015
Desiree Ainsa
marked it as to-read
Oct 13, 2015
R.M. Clark
marked it as to-read
Oct 15, 2015
Helen Donovan
marked it as to-read
Nov 07, 2015
Mark Lewis
marked it as to-read
May 13, 2016
Geoff. Lamb
marked it as to-read
May 24, 2016
marked it as to-read
Aug 06, 2016
Kim Lockhart
marked it as to-read
Mar 29, 2019
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

News & Interviews

You know the saying: There's no time like the present...unless you're looking for a distraction from the current moment. In that case, we can't...
28 likes · 10 comments
No trivia or quizzes yet. Add some now »
“ avoid huge medical costs, I strongly urge you not to get sick.” 1 likes
“The misnomer is that satirists are pessimists, or even misanthropes, but usually it is just a way to unlock human potential.” 0 likes
More quotes…