Books tagged: journalism

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Treading Lightly: Travels from Shanghai to Kiev
Price: Free! Words: 21,510. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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Treading Lightly recounts travels from the bright lights of Shanghai to the cobblestones of Kiev, via the volcanoes of Hawaii and the canals of Venice. The collection comprises 17 travel pieces that add up to 21,000 words.
Jock Stewart Strikes Back
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,100. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014 by Vanilla Heart Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Since modern-day journalism is going to hell in a hand basket and/or nowhere fast, Jock Stewart strikes back by categorizing news events as satirical, outlandish, strange or political. Nonetheless, according to informed sources, the use of this volume as a journalism textbook has not been authorized anywhere the world is right as rain.
Rising: Stories of the 2013 Alberta Flood
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,530. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
Examining one of the largest natural disasters in Canadian history as never before—through the eyes of the people it directly affected—Taylor Lambert's new book Rising puts a human face on a catastrophe while exploring the history of Calgary and southern Alberta. One quarter of the author's proceeds benefit The Calgary Foundation's Flood Rebuilding Fund.
Dipsomapolis: a wrecked promenade through horrors of the North
Price: Free! Words: 3,660. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mashups, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Our anonymous protagonist travels North on mediocre assignment, and discovers something dreadful haunting the night and ruining the day.
Enormous Stories: Hard-Boiled Cleveland Journalism
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 96,740. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
A collection of short nonfiction by Cleveland journalist James Renner.
Stack of One
Series: The Lost Boys Quartet, Book 3. Price: $3.41 USD. Words: 46,500. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Megan is hiding from her abusive ex but when little Mikey goes missing in the raging river her involvement in the search makes her front page news. It is only a matter of time before her past catches up with her, with violent results. Part Three of the Lost Boys Quartet.
"Lady in the Locker Room": Adventures of a Trailblazing Sports Journalist
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,690. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Biography
New edition! Now in development as a motion picture for CBS Films, this freshly updated 1993 edition takes an intimate look at the life and challenges of a woman covering the superstar-laden Oakland A's during an era when the locker room was not a woman's place. Featured cast includes Jose Canseco, Mark McGwire, Tony La Russa, Dennis Eckersley, Reggie Jackson, Dave Stewart and more.
Hometown News
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 78,170. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Historical » USA
Although the local newspaper has been central to the identity and life of American cities large and small, few readers know what goes on inside its newsroom. Hometown News takes you behind the scenes as a new generation takes command and brings vision to a mid-American industrial city. But more and more, this colorful team discovers the bottom line battles the deadline. Who wins in the end?
The Newbies' Quick and Dirty Guide to Freelancing on Elance.com
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,460. Language: Australian English. Published: June 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Home-based businesses
The Newbies' Quick and Dirty Guide will help you to navigate Elance.com and increase your chances of finding and being accepted for quality freelancing jobs. It contains the sort of information that I wish I'd had at my fingertips four months ago: tips and tricks for evaluating jobs, husbanding your contacts quota, and making your submissions more attractive to clients.
Secrets in Small Towns
Series: Small Town Series, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,950. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014 by Black Bay Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
It all starts when Sue-Ann finds a zonked-out teen near her farm. When it turns out that he has escaped from a juvenile detention center long rumored to abuse its charges, she decides to investigate. But the kid goes missing, and Sue-Ann has to find him--especially since Sgt. Joe Bickley of the local sheriff's office is threatening to "out" Sue-Ann and her girlfriend unless she produces the boy.