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    A Torch Kept Lit: Great Lives of the Twentieth Century by William F. Buckley    Sayonara Singapura by Parapuram Joseph John    Ed Kennedy's War: V-E Day, Censorship, and the Associated Press by Ed Kennedy    Journalism's Roving Eye: A History of American Foreign Reporting by John Maxwell Hamilton    On the Front Lines of the Cold War: An American Correspondent's Journal from the Chinese Civil War to the Cuban Missile Crisis a by Seymour Topping    Rules for Others to Live By: Comments and Self-Contradictions by Richard Greenberg    The Most Famous Writer Who Ever Lived: A True Story of My Family by Tom Shroder    Pour Me a Life by A. A. Gill    I'm Not One To Gossip, But...: Wicked Whispers, William Hickey and Forty Years of Blarney by John McEntee    Avid Reader: A Life by Robert Gottlieb    Love from Boy: Roald Dahl's Letters to His Mother by Donald Sturrock    Literary Hasidism: The Life and Works of Michael Levi Rodkinson by Jonatan Meir    Sylvia Porter: America's Original Personal Finance Columnist by Tracy Lucht    The Sword and the Pen: Six decades on the political frontier by Allister Sparks    The Huntress: The Adventures, Escapades, and Triumphs of Alicia Patterson: Aviatrix, Sportswoman, Journalist, Publisher by Alice Arlen & Michael J. Arlen    That's Why I'm a Journalist: Top Canadian Reporters Tell Their Most Unforgettable Stories by Mark Bulgutch    The Accidental Life: An Editor's Notes on Writing and Writers by Terry Mcdonell    Not Pretty Enough: The Unlikely Triumph of Helen Gurley Brown by Gerri Hirshey    Eve of a Hundred Midnights: The Star-Crossed Love Story of Two WWII Correspondents and Their Epic Escape Across the Pacific by Bill Lascher    Right Place, Right Time by Bruce Rainnie    Summary of The Rainbow Comes and Goes: by Anderson Cooper and Gloria Vanderbilt | Includes Analysis by Instaread Summaries    An Honest House: A Memoir, Continued by Cynthia Reyes    American Daredevil: The Extraordinary Life of Richard Halliburton, the World's First Celebrity Travel Writer by Cathryn Prince    Polar Bears and Other Scares by Ron Truman    A Curious Mind by Brian Grazer and Charles Fishman | A Review: The Secret to a Bigger Life by Eureka Books    Knock Knock: A Life by Suzanne McNear    Under Cover: Adventures in the Art of Editing by Craig Munro    Hunter S. Thompson: Fear, Loathing, and the Birth of Gonzo by Kevin T. McEneaney    Good Trouble: Building a Successful Life and Business with Asperger's by Joe Biel    The Rainbow Comes and Goes: A Mother and Son On Life, Love, and Loss by Anderson Cooper & Gloria Vanderbilt    The Lady with the Borzoi: Blanche Knopf, Literary Tastemaker Extraordinaire by Laura Claridge    The Faith of Christopher Hitchens: The Restless Soul of the World's Most Notorious Atheist by Larry Alex Taunton    All Tomorrow's Parties: A Memoir by Rob Spillman    Half-Jew by Susan Jacoby    Becoming Grandma: The Joys and Science of the New Grandparenting by Lesley Stahl    My Journey Through War and Peace:Explorations of a Young Filmmaker, Feminist and Spiritual Seeker: Explorations of a Young Filmm by Melissa Burch    Take a Stand: Thirty Years of Lessons from Rebels by Jorge Ramos    The Road Through War: Anarchy and Rebellion in the Central African Republic by Anjan Sundaram    On the Other Side of Love: A woman's unconventional journey towards wisdom by Muriel Maufroy    Worlds Ago: A Memoir of My Journeying Years by Walter Laqueur    Bullets and Bylines: From the Frontlines of Kabul, Delhi, Damascus and Beyond by Shyam Bhatia    Daisies Don't Lie: Misadventures in Journalism: The Making of a Feminist by Nancy Louise Lewis    Writing the War: Chronicles of a World War II Correspondent by Anne Kiley    Stories I Tell Myself: Growing Up with Hunter S. Thompson by Juan F. Thompson    From Crack to Christ, As It Was Writt(i)n - Journal Entries by M. H. S. Edwina Bell    Bad News: Last Journalists in a Dictatorship by Anjan Sundaram    Notes of a Newsman: Witness to a Changing Scotland by John MacKay    Cast of Characters: Wolcott Gibbs, E. B. White, James Thurber, and the Golden Age of The New Yorker by Thomas Vinciguerra    Natural Born Keller by Amanda Keller    Before Rupert: Keith Murdoch and the Birth of a Dynasty by Tom DC Roberts

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The Road Through War: Anarchy and Rebellion in the Central African Republic

The Road Through War: Anarchy and Rebellion in the Central African Republic by Anjan SundaramA Vintage Shorts Travel Selection

"I arrived to find that this was a war of walkers."

So writes Anjan Sundaram about his journey into the heart of the war-torn Central African Republic in 2013. As soon as he arrived in the city of Gaga, he witnessed hundreds of people fleeing their homes for parts unknown, afraid to be one of the many victims of the Seleka rebel force that had taken over the country that year, or the anti-balaka militias that had sprung up in retaliation. As Sundaram follows a jungle path from village to village, he provides witness to a burning Republic, one that is still in...

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Yours Truly, Hugh Downs

Yours Truly, Hugh Downs by Hugh DownsHugh Downs, legendary broadcaster at 20/20 and The Tonight Show, describes how an endlessly creative childhood lead to his career as a radioman and broadcaster. Topics examined include: his father's wayward attempt to automate their entire family home (down to the plumbing), a boyhood attempt to manufacture alcohol (until his Grandmother wrecked the still), being chased by a steam engine, klieg lights and their intense heat, cooking chicken in mud pits, Jack Paar and the role of television. This is an intimate and hilarious autobiography that celebrates the unique mix of whimsy, curiosity and...
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Sleeping with Famous Men: Memories of an Unconventional Love Life

Sleeping with Famous Men: Memories of an Unconventional Love Life by Elizabeth Kaye

"It never hurts to meet a sexy man," Elizabeth Kaye's editor once told her.

"It always hurts to meet a sexy man," she said.

With more than forty years of passionate, wisdom-making love affairs behind her, Kaye knew what she was talking about.

In "Sleeping with Famous Men", she has written an elegant, rueful and astonishingly frank account of her search for comfort and love and, finally, for meaning and peace. In the tradition of such masters as Marguerite Duras and Colette, Kaye comes to terms with her turbulent romantic past.

Her position as an esteemed profile writer for such publications as Esquire,...

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Joan: Forty Years of Life, Loss, and Friendship with Joan Didion

Joan: Forty Years of Life, Loss, and Friendship with Joan Didion by Sara Davidson

Before the full catastrophe of life struck her broadsides, the writer Joan Didion led a shining, privileged life. She was one of the most admired American writers, reporting in novels and literary journalism from the center of the national story. Her beloved husband, John Gregory Dunne, a highly-regarded writer himself, was her most trusted confidante and collaborator. An already inseparable couple, they looked forward to spending even more time together as they grew older. Their only child, Quintana, had negotiated the rapids of adolescence and was now grown up and married.

Then, famously, disaster...

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A Curious Mind by Brian Grazer and Charles Fishman | A Review: The Secret to a Bigger Life

A Curious Mind by Brian Grazer and Charles Fishman | A Review: The Secret to a Bigger Life by Eureka Books

This companion to A Curious Mind includes:

• Overview of the book

• Character Analysis

• A Discussion on Themes

• and much more!

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Summary of The Rainbow Comes and Goes: by Anderson Cooper and Gloria Vanderbilt | Includes Analysis

Summary of The Rainbow Comes and Goes: by Anderson Cooper and Gloria Vanderbilt | Includes Analysis by Instaread Summaries

Summary of The Rainbow Comes and Goes by Anderson Cooper and Gloria Vanderbilt | Includes Analysis

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The Rainbow Comes and Goes by Anderson Cooper and Gloria Vanderbilt is the result of a year of email exchanges between a son and his mother. They explore themes of life, love, and loss. When Vanderbilt was nearing her ninety-first birthday, she was hospitalized with a respiratory infection. This led Cooper to consider her mortality and to wonder if he and his mother knew one another as well as they could. After the untimely death of his father when Cooper was 10 years old and the suicide...

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Polar Bears and Other Scares

Polar Bears and Other Scares by Ron TrumanPolar Bears and Other Scares is the memoir of Ron Truman, who began freelance writing when bored with his day job. He parlayed his writing ability into a 40-year communications career. Seeking excitement and novelty, he welcomed hazards and avoided humdrum. For The Globe and Mail he wrote about adventure sports, hunting, guns, skiing, women, children, and underwater archaeology. For Landmarks, a geographic magazine, he tagged polar bears, hunted moose, and hand-fed snapping turtles. He guided foreign journalists on Canadian adventures. The memoir contains thrilling anecdotes and humorous tales....
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Ten Days in a Mad-House

Ten Days in a Mad-House by Nellie BlyThis is the true story of reporter Nellie Bly, who pretends to be insane, and manages to get herself committed into an insane asylum in the USA. This revised second digital edition is a fascinating account, specially formatted for today's e-readers by Andrews UK.
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Into My Own: The Remarkable People and Events that Shaped a Life

Into My Own: The Remarkable People and Events that Shaped a Life by Roger KahnRoger Kahn is one of America's foremost sportswriters. After successful seasons as a newspaperman and magazine writer, he burst onto the national scene in 1972 with his memorable bestseller, THE BOYS OF SUMMER, memorializing the Brooklyn Dodgers. Now in his eighth decade, Kahn has again written a book for the hearts and minds of his readers. Chronicling his own life, INTO MY OWN is Kahn's reflection on the eight people who shaped him as a man, a father, and a writer.

INTO MY OWN is the touching memoir of an unassuming man, whose great love of baseball and literature led him into extraordinary...

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The Good Times

The Good Times by Russell Baker"Choice...superb...even more riveting than the author last, which won a Pulitzer...hilarious as well as heartbreaking...

When you put this book down you will feel privileged to have gotten to know, intimately, a man so totally honest and sure of himself that he is able to lay himself bare." —Ann Landers

Picking up where his award winning and bestselling memoir GROWING UP left off, Baker tells how he made it from covering the Baltimore police beat to the streets of London where he reported on the Queen of England, becoming a White House correspondent and ascending to columnist at the New York...

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So This is Depravity

So This is Depravity by Russell Baker"It is not that Russell Baker is funny, his genius is being so true that nothing remains but to laugh." —John Kenneth Galbraith

"Baker, like Andy Rooney, looks into things that keep all our lives from being ordinary." —Chattanooga News-Free Press

Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist Russell Baker has charmed readers with his sharp humor and shrewd commentary. The indelible voice of the bestselling memoir GROWING UP compiles some of his greatest New York Times columns in this collection of honest, witty, and profound essays—reflecting on politics, society, and life in all its absurd glory....
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The Rescue of Miss Yaskell and Other Pipe Dreams

The Rescue of Miss Yaskell and Other Pipe Dreams by Russell Baker"Russell Baker is the Alka-Seltzer of the American experience… the most effective comic relief available for the agonizing absurdities we encounter every day."—Houston Chronicle

"Baker is the supreme satirist of this half century… When it comes to satire of a controlled but effervescent ferocity, nobody can touch Baker." —Washington Post Book World

From one of America's greatest humorists comes this collection of more than a hundred anecdotes and essays. Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, and author of the bestselling memoir, GROWING UP, Russell Baker offers humorous reflections on his youth,...
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Numb: Diary of a War Correspondent

Numb: Diary of a War Correspondent by AnonymousFollowing her husband's death in October 2014, ‘Kay Buckby', as she wishes to be known, stumbled upon a number of shocking revelations within his diaries and notebooks. Deciding to expose her discoveries, she contacted an Irish ghostwriter to compile her husband's ephemera into a book. You hold the result in your hands. Numb is the story of ‘Alan Buckby', as told in his own words. A war correspondent for more than two decades, he led a double life, appearing to be a regular family man while at home in London, but immersed in sadism and depravity while on overseas assignments. ‘Alan Buckby' reported...
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Sunflowers: A Collection of Short Stories

Sunflowers: A Collection of Short Stories by Marlin Fitzwater

Marlin Fitzwater began writing short stories in College. After ten years in the White Houses of Presidents Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush, he returned to writing. He has produced a memoir, two novels, a stage play, and this book of seven short stories about various aspects of growing up in Kansas. These include life on a sharecropper farm, teachers who inspired him, the values of youth, a bank robber seeking a pardon, and a family disintegration. They are poignant and moving stories that will form a connection with everyone.

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Am I Getting Paid for This? Memoir of A Career Girl

Am I Getting Paid for This? Memoir of A Career Girl by Betty RollinWhen Betty Rollin graduated from college in the late 1950s, she couldn't find a husband and she didn't want to be a secretary. So, in the days before women's liberation, she started a career—or, as she puts it, “fell into—then groped my way in and out of—three careers."

Am I Getting Paid For This? is a love story about work by the author of First, You Cry. It is the part funny, part not-so-funny story of her three careers—first acting, then writing, then television news broadcasting at NBC—and what work itself came to mean to Betty Rollin.

Recreating the confusion and unhappiness as well as the...

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Inside The Founding Of Newsweek: How a Hot-Tempered, One-Legged R.A.F. Pilot Launched an American Media Giant

Inside The Founding Of Newsweek: How a Hot-Tempered, One-Legged R.A.F. Pilot Launched an American Media Giant by Thomas J. C. MartynA former wartime pilot and Time magazine's first foreign editor, Thomas J. C. Martyn had a vision: to establish a weekly news magazine that would rival Time, which in the 1930s was the only magazine of its kind in the United States. Martyn succeeded--so resoundingly that Newsweek has prospered for over 80 years, first as a stalwart of print media and now in the digital era, as well. Newsweek was Martyn's brainchild, brought to life through his own perseverance and ingenuity. In this memoir he draws a vivid picture of his efforts to get Newsweek off the ground including his meetings with powerful...
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From Crack to Christ, As It Was Writt(i)n - Journal Entries

From Crack to Christ, As It Was Writt(i)n - Journal Entries by M. H. S. Edwina BellThe purpose of this book is to share with other recovering persons and those who provide treatment plans for them, the importance of keeping a daily journal of events, feelings, situations, and circumstances as they occur during the process of recovery from the disease of addiction. The rewards of journalizing are beneficial in so many ways to one's spiritual growth, in spite of not knowing the correct spelling, grammar or punctuation at the time of recording. I am a recovering person who have sustained from all mood altering substances since February 23, 1990, one day at a time. As a former...
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An Australian in China

An Australian in China by George MorrisonDescribing a journey across China to Burma, this vivid and precise account follows Australian-born foreign correspondent George Morrison on his travels beginning in 1894. Dressed in Chinese garb and engaging guides and servants as needed, Morrison traveled by riverboat, sedan chair, mule, pony, and, mostly, on foot. A gripping adventure tale, this recollection offers an early foreign description of the Chinese interior.
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I Sailed with Chinese Pirates

I Sailed with Chinese Pirates by Aleko E. LiliusAn enthusiastic history of rampant Cantonese piracy in the 1930s, this first-hand account follows globetrotting journalist Aleko E. Lilius as he sets out to infiltrate mysterious pirate gangs. Describing every detail of the reporter's life as he eats, sleeps, and sails with murderous gangs, this recollection chronicles the rapport between Lilius and South China's notorious pirate queen, Lai Choi San. Including the harrowing misdeeds witnessed on Lilius's journey, this record is a sensational, adventurous tale.
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For the Love of a Cat: A Publisher's Story

For the Love of a Cat: A Publisher's Story by David St John ThomasThis is a book for everyone who really cares about cats. Vividly written, sometimes serious, sometimes light-hearted, it is bound to be found uplifting by anyone who has ever fallen for a cat, however much against their better judgement. While cat people are nice, the real heroes in this book are naturally the cats themselves. A rich portfolio of feline characters - including the author's own cats - step off the page, or perhaps lie curled in seductive curves on it, so vividly that you can feel their fur and hear their purr! Publisher, author and broadcaster, David St John Thomas has found his...
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