More incredible true stories of fortunes, schemes, parties and prison from the infamous Wall Street trader following his release from prison.
In the 1990s Jordan Belfort became one of the most infamous names in American finance: a brilliant, conniving stock-chopper.
He was The Wolf Of Wall Street, whose life of greed, power and excess was so outrageous it could only be true: no one could make this up!
But the day Jordan was arrested and taken away in handcuffs was not the end of the madness.
Catching The Wolf Of Wall Street tells of what happened next. After getting out of jail on $10 million bail he had to choose whether to plead guilty and act as a government witness or fight the charges and see his wife be charged as well. He cooperated.
With his trademark brash, brazen and thoroughly unputdownable storytelling, Jordan details more incredible true tales of fortunes made and lost, money-making schemes, parties, sex, drugs, marriage, divorce and prison.
About the Author
Critically acclaimed Glaswegian crime writer Denise Mina is the author of nine novels. She also writes short stories and in 2006 wrote her first play. She is a regular contributor to TV and radio. Her novels The End Of The Wasp Season And Gods And Beasts have both won the prestigious Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Novel Of The Year Award, she is the only author to ever win the award two years running.
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Comments about Catching the Wolf of Wall Street:
If you read the first book, then this book will be disappointing, if you didn't read the first book then this will be confusing, the first book, WOLF OF WALL STREET is a much better read.
Number Of Pages: 416
Published: 1st August 2010
Publisher: Hachette Australia
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 19.9 x 13.0 x 3.1
Weight (kg): 0.37
Edition Number: 1