Wired: The Short Life & Fast Times of John Belushi

Wired: The Short Life & Fast Times of John Belushi

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by Bob Woodward
     
 

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Wired is told with the same narrative style that Woodward employed so effectively in All the President’s Men and The Final Days” (Chicago Tribune).

Belushi

The outrageous talent, addicted to life, with a huge appetite for drugs, food, and pleasure.

Belushi

The star who

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Overview

Wired is told with the same narrative style that Woodward employed so effectively in All the President’s Men and The Final Days” (Chicago Tribune).

Belushi

The outrageous talent, addicted to life, with a huge appetite for drugs, food, and pleasure.

Belushi

The star who plummeted over the edge. And the friends, wife, agents, and groupies who couldn’t stop him.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
Wired is the most smashing drug book ever written… a cautionary tale for our times… astonishing.”
—Liz Smith, New York Daily News

“A fact-studded life story… Belushi wanted it all and it all was too much… chilling.”
Washington Post Book World

“Woodward follows Belushi from one circle of hell to the next… harrowing… compelling.”
The Village Voice

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781451655599
Publisher:
Simon & Schuster
Publication date:
03/06/2012
Edition description:
Simon & Schuster
Pages:
480
Sales rank:
292,759
Product dimensions:
6.16(w) x 9.90(h) x 1.16(d)

Meet the Author

Bob Woodward is an associate editor at The Washington Post, where he has worked for thirty-nine years. He has shared in two Pulitzer Prizes, first for The Washington Post’s coverage of the Watergate scandal, and later for coverage of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. He has authored or coauthored twelve #1 national nonfiction bestsellers. He is the author of Obama's Wars, The War Within, Bush at War, Plan of Attack, and State of Denial, among others.

Brief Biography

Hometown:
Washington, D.C.
Date of Birth:
March 26, 1943
Place of Birth:
Geneva, Illinois
Education:
B.A., Yale University, 1965

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