Shockaholic - Carrie Fisher


By Carrie Fisher

  • Release Date: 2011-11-01
  • Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
Score: 3.5
From 194 Ratings


This memoir from the bestselling author of Postcards from the Edge and Wishful Drinking gives you an intimate, gossip-filled look at what it’s like to be the daughter of Hollywood royalty.

Told with the same intimate style, brutal honesty, and uproarious wisdom that locked Wishful Drinking on the New York Times bestseller list for months, Shockaholic is the juicy account of Carrie Fisher’s life. Covering a broad range of topics—from never-before-heard tales of Hollywood gossip to outrageous moments of celebrity desperation; from alcoholism to illegal drug use; from the familial relationships of Hollywood royalty to scandalous run-ins with noteworthy politicians; from shock therapy to talk therapy—Carrie Fisher gives an intimate portrait of herself, and she’s one of the most indelible and powerful forces in culture at large today. Just as she has said of playing Princess Leia—“It isn’t all sweetness and light sabers”—Fisher takes readers on a no-holds-barred narrative adventure, both laugh-out-loud funny and poignant.


  • Love it!

    By Michael Courser
    Love all her books and her personality and humor, even in dark times. She is so missed! RIP CARRIE FISHER xo
  • ❤️❤️❤️

    By Bdawg72
    Love her style and highly entertaining. Are you aware none of the pics are labeled incorrectly? Like totally different book.