A candid memoir of greed, power, and hedonism journeys inside the high-stakes world of finance as the former head of the notorious investment firm Stratton Oakmont describes the rise and fall of his financial empire, his life of jet-setting glamour and excess, and the scandal that destroyed his empire, sent him to prison, and led to a near-fatal brush with drug abuse.

A candid memoir of greed, power, and hedonism journeys inside the high-stakes world of finance as the former head of the notorious investment firm Stratton Oakmont describes the rise and fall of his financial empire, his life of jet-setting glamour and excess, and the scandal that destroyed his empire, sent him to prison, and led to a near-fatal brush with drug abuse.

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest by Ken Kesey - It has so much more in it than the film, and from the Chief's perspective, which Kesey fell out with the film-makers about.  It is a truly beautiful book.

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest by Ken Kesey - It has so much more in it than the film, and from the Chief's perspective, which Kesey fell out with the film-makers about. It is a truly beautiful book.

Orange Is The New Black: My Year In A Women's Prison by Piper Kerman - So excited to read this!!

Orange Is The New Black: My Year In A Women's Prison

Orange Is The New Black: My Year In A Women's Prison by Piper Kerman - So excited to read this!!

Catching the Wolf of Wall Street: More Incredible True Stories of Fortunes, Schemes, Parties & Prison (2011) - Jordan Belfort

Catching the Wolf of Wall Street: More Incredible True Stories of Fortunes, Schemes, Parties & Prison (2011) - Jordan Belfort

The Woman in the Picture by Katharine McMahon, London 1926, the General Strike and a young female lawyer's struggle for acceptance.

The Woman in the Picture by Katharine McMahon, London 1926, the General Strike and a young female lawyer's struggle for acceptance.

on my 'to see' list: August: Osage County  Movie (2013) Filmed in OK with a stellar cast

on my 'to see' list: August: Osage County Movie (2013) Filmed in OK with a stellar cast

'Wolf of Wall Street' Jordan Belfort Real Life: 'It Was Awful What I Did, But I Was on Massive Amounts of Drugs'

'Wolf of Wall Street' Jordan Belfort Real Life: 'It Was Awful What I Did, But I Was on Massive Amounts of Drugs'

The Art of Racing in the Rain: A Novel: Garth Stein: 9780061537967: Amazon.com: Books - I absolutely LOVED this book!

The Art of Racing in the Rain: A Novel: Garth Stein: 9780061537967: Amazon.com: Books - I absolutely LOVED this book!

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