Carrie Fisher

This memoir from the bestselling writer of Postcards from the Edge and Wishful Drinking offers an intimate, gossip-filled examine what it’s prefer to be the daughter of Hollywood royalty.

Told with an analogous intimate variety, brutal honesty, and uproarious knowledge that locked Wishful Drinking at the New York Times bestseller checklist for months, Shockaholic is the juicy account of Carrie Fisher’s lifestyles. protecting a large diversity of topics—from never-before-heard stories of Hollywood gossip to outrageous moments of superstar desperation; from alcoholism to unlawful drug use; from the familial relationships of Hollywood royalty to scandalous run-ins with noteworthy politicians; from surprise remedy to speak therapy—Carrie Fisher provides an intimate portrait of herself, and she’s essentially the most indelible and strong forces in tradition at huge this present day. simply as she has stated of taking part in Princess Leia—“It isn’t all sweetness and light-weight sabers”—Fisher takes readers on a no-holds-barred narrative event, either laugh-out-loud humorous and poignant.

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