In “Amoralman,” magician Derek DelGaudio tells the true story of his rise to fame-and the personal cost that came with it. He also shares candid tales of high-stakes gambling, failed relationships, and self-destructive behavior, revealing a side of himself that few have ever seen. But as raw as some of these stories may be, they never lose their sense of humor or subversive charm; ultimately this is a book about how to find hope in even the darkest moments. “Amoralman” is an honest and intimate look at one man’s journey from crippling insecurity to creative triumphs.
For who is this book for ?
“Amoralman ” is for anyone who has ever struggled to find their place in the world. It’s a story of overcoming fear and self-doubt, of learning to accept yourself for who you are – warts and all. With its blend of humor and heartache, it offers hope and inspiration to anyone seeking to reclaim their life from the shadows.
- Insightful look at the creative process
- Compelling and humorous stories
- Memoir offers hope in the face of darkness
- It’s depressing
- It’s too graphic for some readers
- It doesn’t have a happy ending
Learn more about the author
Derek DelGaudio is a world-renowned magician and three-time winner of the prestigious Academy of Magical Arts award for excellence in conjuring. He has appeared on numerous television shows, including “America’s Got Talent” and “Penn & Teller: Fool Us,” and his magic has been featured in magazines such as “The New Yorker” and “Wired.”.
“Derek DelGaudio is a genius and his story is one you won’t want to miss. It pulled me in from the start and never let go.”
“Derek DelGaudio is a maestro of the magic arts and one of the most interesting storytellers I’ve ever encountered. In “
“This book is beautifully written and so compelling. I loved it!”
“An absolutely riveting and brutally honest memoir. If you’re at all interested in what makes great magicians tick, this is the book for you.”