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Posted January 3, 2012
Picked this book up because of it deals wirh gambling as an addiction. Very well written; I could feel Molony's desperation growing and intensifying. Any addiction is difficult to explain especially when so many say "just stop", but the author does a suburb job of developing the story, the players, and the addiction itself. I would highly recommend this book to anyone dealing with gambling or any addiction.
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Posted December 2, 2004
I saw the movie 'Owning Mahowny' starring Phillip Seymour-Hoffman, which is based on the book. I thought it was an amazing story, Brian Molony was a machine when it came to gambling, the Iceman. I used this book for an oral presentation on in a Criminal Justice class, everyone seemed to enjoy his story.Was this review helpful? Yes NoThank you for your feedback. Report this reviewThank you, this review has been flagged.