Reviews

  • "With Samsung Rising, Geoffrey Cain shines an incisive and entertaining light into the secretive world of the South Korean technology giant, whose ambitions and idiosyncrasies are shaping our digital lives in ways we probably can't imagine"

    Brad Stone, author of THE EVERYTHING STORE and THE UPSTARTS
  • "Reads like a thriller, whipping us through the dramatic story of the world’s largest technology company"

    Daniel Tudor, author of KOREA: THE IMPOSSIBLE COUNTRY
  • "An extraordinary work of narrative business reportage. Geoffrey Cain tells the story of Samsung's meteoric rise with the flare of a novelist. If you want to understand how Samsung became one of the world's greatest tech firms, this is essential reading"

    Robert S. Boynton, author of THE NEW NEW JOURNALISM
  • "Samsung Rising reads like a dynastic thriller, rolling through three generations of family intrigue, embezzlement, bribery, corruption, prostitution and other bad behavior… wonderfully informative."

    Wall Street Journal
  • "A brisk, balanced telling of the Samsung story."

    New York Times Book Review