a-- Boiler Room, From the stormy relationship Belfort shared with his model-wife as they ran a madcap household that included two young children, a full-time staff of twenty-two, a pair of bodyguards, and hidden cameras everywhere--even as the SEC and FBI zeroed in on them--to the unbridled hedonism of his office life, here is the extraordinary story of an ordinary guy who went from hustling Italian ices at sixteen to making hundreds of millions. Until it all came crashing down . . . -- --Forbes "A cross between Tom Wolfe's The Bonfire of the Vanities "Entertaining as pulp fiction, real as a federal indictment . . . a hell of a read."--Kirkus Reviews From the Hardcover edition.