Once a Bitcoin Miner
Scandal and Turmoil in the Cryptocurrency Wild West
Part autobiography and part investigation, the book describes the wackiness, the fraudulence, and the cycle of Bitcoin boom and bust and boom. We begin with scandal and conflict in Canada’s cryptocurrency Wild West and spiral outward.
“Lou himself is a rare commodity in that he understands cryptocurrency and knows how to write about it … This book stands out as a rare example of a readable snapshot of a world we all need to get more informed about.” — The Times
“He delves into these questions using minimal technical jargon, grounding theory with anecdotes … Lou’s book will immediately capture readers' attention with its deep dive.” — Library Journal
“Roller-coaster ride … Readers interested in an in-the-trenches view of the Bitcoin world will appreciate Lou’s willingness to tell all.” — Publishers Weekly
“Once a Bitcoin Miner offers a first-person account on one of the most fascinating periods in tech and finance … It's a highly entertaining read.” — Camila Russo, author of The Infinite Machine