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Louis Ferrante’s Unlocked: A Journey from Prison to Proust is a memoir about the author’s journey from a life as a Mafia insider and federal. Mafia books – Unlocked, a memoir of my criminal life and time in prison, and Mob Rules, a business book showing how Mob principles can benefit business. The Paperback of the Unlocked: The Life and Crimes of a Mafia Insider by Louis Ferrante at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or more!.

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Ferrante was also nominated for the United Kingdom’s most prestigious documentary award; the list of nominees included Sir David Attenborough. Unlocked is an astonishing journey’a true story of personal transformation that is both shocking and unforgettable.

The Life and Crimes of a Mafia Insider.


Learn more about Amazon Prime. For a seventeen-year-old who liked fist fighting and fast cars, it was the quickest money on the street, and it soon earned Ferrante the attention of the infamous Gambino crime family, led by late Mob boss John Gotti. Active Ozone Park Boys.

There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Ex-mobster offers tips to legit businessmen”. I found “Unlocked” quite interesting, particularly with Mr.

This page was last edited on 5 Novemberat ByFerrante faced a life sentence in prison. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web.

Here he shares some reflections on the idea of writing a memoir with a movie deal in mind: Explore the Home Gift Guide. The sincerity with which Louis Ferrante writes makes you stop and reread certain passages to savor their rich honesty. The book, published by Harper Collins, was optioned by actress Lorraine Bracco but the rights have reverted back to me and are currently available.


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Unlocked: The Life and Crimes of a Mafia Insider: Louis Ferrante: : Books

I am a retired parole agent supervisor, having spent more than two decades of my unlodked in law enforcement. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. In telling my story, I felt it was important to interpret the facts of my life as best as I could.

Ferrante’s description of life in the prisons, simultaneously brutal and boring, is accurate. Then when the story ended, it was ferrqnte My second book, Mob Rulesis an international bestseller. Having to create characters, scenes and situations, I was able to see the whole book as if it were being played out as a movie in my head. I’ll try my best to get back to you. Zai bei bu bing zuo lao ba nian ban zhi hou,Fei nan di jin pen xi shou,Zou shang zheng dao. Views Read Edit View history. But if you enjoy an honest book about the human capacity to triumph even against a savage environment then this book is very much worth your time and money.

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Learn more about Amazon Giveaway. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. By twenty-one, Ferrante’s Mafia connections had enabled him to pull off some of the most lucrative heists jnlocked history.

The book has also been translated into Dutch.

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Retrieved from ” https: Over the term of his incarceration, each book became a much-needed sanctuary from the brutal chaos of his everyday existence, each page a challenge to his rapidly expanding knowledge of the world. He commanded respect as a mafia crew chief with direct access to Gambino family boss, John Gotti. Louis Ferrante ‘s Unlocked: Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte used the episode as a propaganda tool to gain and maintain power in the country.

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But, this is a narrative that is powerful and will appeal to just about everyone. Ferrante pulls you into the Underworld, giving you the true sense of what it is really like to be in La Cosa Nostra on a daily basis. They would ask me what actors I saw in the roles.