The Heirs is a novel about a wealthy father of a large family of boys, who is dying. The novel goes through different characters that are among the wealthiest and most elite families. Showing how they were able to have the best of everything they got in life, such as the best seats at a restaurant when they went out to eat. It takes a different view than most other books, the novel uses a much different style of writing to make for a new experience. This all goes on while the family of the dying father discuss how they feel about him dying.