Fire and Fury by Michael Wolff

Fire and Fury

With extraordinary access to the Trump White House, Michael Wolff tells the inside story of the most controversial presidency of our timeThe first nine months of Donald Trump's term were stormy, outrageous—and absolutely mesmerizing. Now, thanks to his deep access to the West Wing, bestselling author Michael Wolff tells the riveting story of how Trump launched a tenure as volatile and fiery as the man himself.In this explosive book, Wolff provi...

Details Fire and Fury

TitleFire and Fury
Release DateJan 5th, 2018
PublisherHenry Holt & Company
GenrePolitics, Nonfiction, History, Biography, Audiobook, Political Science, Literature, American, The United States Of America, Presidents, North American Hi..., American History

Reviews Fire and Fury

  • Emily May
    Spoiler: Donald Trump is incompetent and misogynistic. Surprise!Well, I couldn’t help myself, could I? This book is causing such a stir that I just had to read it. I can't let that controversial bandwagon just pass me by. Having read it, though, I have to say I'm surprised that it's causing such a stir at all. There's very little here that people don't already know about Trump, Bannon, Kushner and Russia.I guess maybe I can see the value in put...
  • Adam Dalva
    Kinetic, trashy, slapdash, and completely addictive. Wolff's prose is uneven but he is very good at keeping the eye moving across the page, and in this he is perhaps helped by the book's failing: this is very padded out with stuff we already know (the long profiles of Kushner, Bannon, and Conway have no revelations in them.) But the gossip is gold, though the depictions of the characters have an unfortunate tendency toward lazy meanness. I don't ...
  • Hadrian
    I will have such revenges on you bothThat all the world shall—I will do such things—What they are yet I know not, but they shall beThe terrors of the earth. You think I’ll weep?No, I’ll not weep.-King Lear, Act II, Scene IVLook, forget the myths the media's created about the White House. The truth is, these are not very bright guys, and things got out of hand.-All The Presidents' Men (1976)In short: this is an internal history of the Trum...
  • Navessa
    This book is a pretty good answer to that universal "What the fuck just happened???" question we all asked ourselves in the weeks and months after Trump won the election. That's because it recounts a LOT of what we already know, with far less deeper insight than I was hoping for. The other thing that makes me a little wary of this is the way it is written. I'm sorry, but this doesn't really feel like journalism to me. It reads like fiction. Like ...