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Best Drug Dealer Books You Must Read

Until you’ve consumed all of the best Drug Dealer books, can you even claim to be a true fan?

1. Drug Dealer, MD: How Doctors Were Duped, Patients Got Hooked, and Why It’s So Hard to Stop (2016)

Best Drug Dealer Books You Must ReadThree out of four people addicted to heroin probably started on a prescription opioid, according to the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In the United States alone, 16,000 people die each year as a result of prescription opioid overdose. But perhaps the most frightening aspect of the prescription drug epidemic is that it’s built on well-meaning doctors treating patients with real problems.In Drug Dealer, MD, Dr. Anna Lembke uncovers the unseen forces driving opioid addiction nationwide. Combining case studies from her own…
Author(s): Anna Lembke

2. How to be a Drug Dealer (2014)

Best Drug Dealer Books You Must ReadAre you tired of working all day and night without having anything to show for it? Would you like to be able to afford a vacation, or just be your own boss? This book will do just that by teaching you How to be a Drug Dealer! Are you already a drug dealer, but want to expand your business? Look no further than this book to help you increase your profits and grow your empire! #476,880 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #580 in Business & Professional Humor Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Author(s): 673126, J. M.R. Rice

3. Drug Dealer: Parts 1 & 2 (2004)

Best Drug Dealer Books You Must Read“Drug Dealer” parts 1&2, is the movie that you must read. This two part novel is the first double book ever written in the genre of urban fiction. The story line itself is based on a character named Tyrell Nobles (Ty) who at a very young age becomes exposed to the game of selling cocaine. Throughout his travels, you will come to learn how flamboyance, violence, sex, money and power depicted in the criminal lifestyle of drug dealing all connect to the influential and extremely powerful political world right here in our very own Nation’s capital. After reading this action and…
Author(s): Isadore Johnson

4. Bruno: Conversations with a Brazilian Drug Dealer (2015)

Best Drug Dealer Books You Must ReadIn the 1980s a poor farmer's son from Recife, Brazil, joined the Brazilian navy and began selling cocaine. After his arrest in Rio de Janeiro he spent the next eight years in prison, where he joined the Comando Vermelho criminal faction and eventually became one of its leaders. Robert Gay tells this young man's dramatic and captivating story in Bruno. In his shockingly candid interviews with Gay, Bruno provides many insights into the criminal world in which he lived: details of day-to-day prison life; the inner workings of the Brazilian drug trade; the structure of criminal factions; and the complexities of the…
Author(s): Robert Gay

5. Queer: A Novel (1987)

Best Drug Dealer Books You Must ReadFor more than three decades, while its writer’s world fame increased, remained unpublished because of its forthright depiction of homosexual longings. Set in the corrupt and spectral Mexico City of the forties, is the story of William Lee, a man afflicted with both acute heroin withdrawal and romantic and sexual yearnings for an indifferent user named Eugene Allerton. The narrative is punctuated by Lee’s outrageous “routines” — brilliant comic monologues that foreshadow —yet the atmosphere is heavy with foreboding.In his extraordinary introduction, Burroughs…
Author(s): William S. Burroughs

6. Dorm Room Dealers: Drugs and the Privileges of Race and Class (2011)

Best Drug Dealer Books You Must ReadWhy do affluent, upwardly mobile college students – who have everything to lose and little to gain – choose to sell drugs? Why do law enforcement officers largely overlook drug dealing on college campuses? With rich, lively details, A. Rafik Mohamed and Erik Fritsvold deliver unprecedented insight into the world of college drug dealers – and offer an important corrective to the traditional distorted view of the US drug trade as primarily involving poor minorities. Drawing on six years of fieldwork at a predominately white private university, their…
Author(s): A. Rafik Mohamed, Erik D. Fritsvold

7. Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors, and the Drug Company that Addicted America (2019)

Best Drug Dealer Books You Must ReadIn this extraordinary work, Beth Macy takes us into the epicenter of a national drama that has unfolded over two decades. From the labs and marketing departments of big pharma to local doctor’s offices; wealthy suburbs to distressed small communities in Central Appalachia; from distant cities to once-idyllic farm towns; the spread of opioid addiction follows a tortuous trajectory that illustrates how this crisis has persisted for so long and become so firmly entrenched. Beginning with a single dealer who lands in a small Virginia town and sets about turning high…
Author(s): Beth Macy

8. Doctor Dealer: The Rise and Fall of an All-American Boy and His Multimillion-Dollar Cocaine Empire (2000)

Best Drug Dealer Books You Must ReadDoctor Dealer is the story of Larry Lavin, a bright, charismatic young man who rose from his working-class upbringing to win a scholarship to a prestigious boarding school, earn Ivy League college and dental degrees, and buy his family a house in one of Philadelphia’s most exclusive suburbs. But behind the facade of his success was a dark secret — at every step of the way he was building the foundation for a cocaine empire that would grow to generate over $60 million in annual sales. Award-winning journalist Mark Bowden tells the saga of Lavin’s…
Author(s): Mark Bowden

9. A Day in the Life of A Camden City Drug Dealer (2018)

Best Drug Dealer Books You Must ReadDijuan “Don Juan” Ingles is a hand-to-hand drug dealer trying to make a name not only for himself, but also for his up-and-coming neighborhood which has long been struggling against their rivals for recognition and respect. Prior to his ‘hood being riddled with gunfire, Don Juan, along with two fellow hustlers, are determined to salvage the reputation of their neighborhood by avenging the violent transgression that had been acted out against them. After weeks of meticulous planning, the criminal trio has devised a means of exacting revenge which is set to take place on this very night; however, Don Juan…
Author(s): Mike Smooth

10. Summary of Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors, and the Drug Company that Addicted America by Beth Macy: Conversation Starters (2019)

Best Drug Dealer Books You Must ReadDopesick by Beth Macy takes a look at the central point of the opioid crisis in the United States. Opioid addiction has been a struggle for Americans for over twenty years. Macy takes the reader through the history of the opioid addiction crisis. She tells the stories of Americans whose lives have been greatly affected by prescription painkillers. These people range from high school football players and cheerleaders from upper-class families to the poor farmers trading their livestock for drugs. The opioid crisis seems to be the one thing that unites Americans no matter where they located or…
Author(s): Paul Adams / BookHabits

11. Still Candy Shopping (2010)

Best Drug Dealer Books You Must ReadFaith Simmons checks into a rehab but quickly checks out after she receives bad news from her ex-husband. Back on the streets she will run into a new breed of sharks and her life will hang in the balance once again. #1,827,311 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #14913 in African American Urban Fiction (Books) Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Author(s): Kiki Swinson

12. Original Gangster: The Real Life Story of One of America’s Most Notorious Drug Lords (2011)

Best Drug Dealer Books You Must ReadIn his own words, Frank Lucas recounts his life as the former heroin dealer and organized crime boss who ran Harlem during the late 1960s and early 1970s. From being taken under the wing of old time gangster Bumpy Johnson, through one of the most successful drug smuggling operations, to being sentenced to seventy years in prison, Original Gangster is a chilling look at the rise and fall of a modern legacy. Frank Lucas realized that in order to gain the kind of success he craved he would have to break the monopoly that the Italian mafia held in New York. So Frank cut out…
Author(s): Frank Lucas, Aliya S. King

13. Code of the Suburb: Inside the World of Young Middle-Class Drug Dealers (Fieldwork Encounters and Discoveries) (2015)

Best Drug Dealer Books You Must ReadWhen we think about young people dealing drugs, we tend to picture it happening on urban streets, in disadvantaged, crime-ridden neighborhoods. But drugs are used everywhere—even in upscale suburbs and top-tier high schools—and teenage users in the suburbs tend to buy drugs from their peers, dealers who have their own culture and code, distinct from their urban counterparts. In Code of the Suburb, Scott Jacques and Richard Wright offer a fascinating ethnography of the culture of suburban drug dealers. Drawing on fieldwork among teens in a wealthy suburb of Atlanta, they carefully parse…
Author(s): Scott Jacques, Richard Wright

14. Drugs Across the Spectrum (2013)

Best Drug Dealer Books You Must ReadDRUGS ACROSS THE SPECTRUM encourages you to examine the motivation for drug use, social implications of drug use, legal ramifications, and factors affecting how drugs interact with the human body. It provides a look at the history and culture surrounding drug use and abuse, key information regarding specific types of drugs, and a review of drug treatment, education, and prevention approaches and programs. Utilizing active learning features like “Fact or Fiction” and “Thinking Critically” questions, Goldberg offers an engaging book that helps readers personally understand the issues of drugs…
Author(s): Raymond Goldberg

15. Prisoner of Dreams: Confessions of a Harlem Drug Dealer (2013)

Best Drug Dealer Books You Must ReadAn African American soldier returns home to New York City from the Vietnam War in the late 1960s. It is a time and turbulence and change. Racism is very much alive in America. Times are tough for a young black man in America, especially one who has fought for his country in an unpopular war. Rick Talley takes what he believes the only economic road open to him: drug dealing. Prisoner of Dreams presents a large cast of characters, from small time street hustlers and pimps to Hollywood and Las Vegas celebrities, to organized crime figures. In a poignant, eye-opening memoir, the author describes his life and the times, the…
Author(s): Rick Talley

Best Drug Dealer Books You Must Read

We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Genesis and download some drug dealer books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.

Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors, and the Drug Company that Addicted America

Author(s): Beth Macy
Publisher: Little, Brown and Company, Year: 2018, Size: 6 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2254957

Bruno: Conversations with a Brazilian Drug Dealer

Author(s): Robert Gay
Publisher: Duke University Press, Year: 2015, Size: 2 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2290874

Dirty Work. When Police Are Protecting Drug Dealers and Paedophiles, Someone Has to Act. A...

Author(s): Glen McNamara
Publisher: New Holland Publishers (Australia) Pty Ltd, Year: 2010, Size: 3 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 1348749

Lucia: Testimonies Of A Brazilian Drug Dealer's Woman (Voices of Latin American Life)

Author(s): Robert Gay
Publisher: , Year: 2005, Size: 1 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 525448

Powder wars : the supergrass who brought down Britain's biggest drug dealers

Author(s): Grimes, Paul; Johnson, Graham
Publisher: Mainstream Publishing, Year: 2004, Size: 296 Kb, Download: epub
ID: 1426453

Robbing Drug Dealers: Violence Beyond the Law

Author(s): Bruce Jacobs
Publisher: Aldine Transaction, Year: 2000, Size: 8 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 395627

Please note that this booklist is not definite. Some books are absolutely record-breakers according to The New York Times, others are composed by unknown writers. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant links you could recommend? Leave a comment if you have any feedback on the list.

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