Hedge Hogs: The Cowboy Traders Behind Wall Street’s Largest Hedge Fund Disaster (Random House) Barbara T. Dreyfuss

Named One of the Top Ten Business & Economic Books of the Season by Publishers Weekly

Regulators, legislators and judges inclined to sympathize with the industry ought to rush to buy a copy of Barbara Dreyfuss’s Hedge Hogs, a wonderfully instructive tale . . . Dreyfuss, a Wall Street analyst turned investigative journalist, not only plowed through a treasure trove of official records but also supplemented it with plenty of her own reporting. [A] tight, riveting and understandable  yarn. —The Washington Post

If you are an avid follower of Wall Street, you’ll read [Hedge Hogs] in one sitting. . . . Dreyfuss is able to strategically select the essential elements that make for an accurate and fast-paced read laced with illuminating Wall Street lore while sparing the lay reader useless financial jargon.
This riveting book gives us much to think about. –Booklist, starred review