Books tagged: pulitzer

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Janet’s World: The Inside Story of Washington Post Pulitzer Fabulist Janet Cooke
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,240. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2016 by The Sager Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Janet Cooke caused one of the biggest scandals in the history of journalism when her Pulitzer Prize-winning article, about an eight-year-old heroin addict, turned out to be a fake, along with her doctored resume.
The Perfectionist
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,290. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
1988. An unidentified head is found in a field. Gerry Stokes, an obnoxious reporter, covers up the affair. Over 20 years later, Stokes must atone for his errors and investigates. He stumbles upon a sordid truth: the victim is one of many; people seemingly chosen at random across America by a killer still at large, with a unique MO, seeking artistic perfection in death. He is The Perfectionist.
Promise of Joy
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 187,340. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
In The Promise of Joy, with his Vice President Ted Jason and his wife Beth Knox dead at the hands of an assassin, newly elected President Orrin Knox contends with a game of one-upmanship between the Soviet Union and China. The United States, guided by Knox’s inflexible will, begins to assist rebels seeking to break away from their Communist overlords...
Come Nineveh, Come Tyre
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 207,800. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Classics
In Come Nineveh, Come Tyre, China and the Soviet Union are waiting and watching for any sign of weakness from the untried Ted Jason, survivor of the assassination attempt that took the life of Orrin Knox and catapulted him into the Presidency. Ted Jason has been thrust into this position of power—is he up to the challenge of leadership in such a time of crisis?
The Grief Syndrome Bonus Edition
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 97,640. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011 by TWB Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The Grief Syndrome Bonus Edition includes the short story thriller “Street Beat” FREE. In The Grief Syndrome, it’s the year 2235. An immortal man, grieving over his wife's death, must put aside his sorrow long enough to rescue a woman from cryonic freeze. In Street Beat, an award-winning journalist goes after her biggest story, a serial killer who will test her mettle.
The Duplication Factor Bonus Edition
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 116,930. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011 by TWB Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The Duplication Factor Bonus Edition includes the short story thriller “Street Beat” FREE. In the Duplication Factor, scientists clone humans with disastrous consequences. In Street Beat, an award-winning journalist goes after her biggest story, a serial killer who will test her mettle.
The Miss Dennis School of Writing and Other Lessons from A Woman's Life
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,790. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2010 by Bancroft Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
The first book by Pulitzer Prize-winner Alice Steinbach is an intimate, personal collection of essays, remembrances, and columns that follows in the creative nonfiction tradition of Anna Quindlen and May Sarton. While it recounts the experiences and observations of a divorced, working mother, it expresses hopes and fears universal to all women. Steinbach is a Baltimore Sun columnist.
Splendid Isolation: The Jekyll Island Millionaires’ Club 1888-1942
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 72,870. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Between 1888 and 1942, many of the world’s greatest minds and bank accounts gathered in splendid isolation for three months each year, often making history on Jekyll Island. A group of tycoons with surnames such as Rockefeller, Morgan, Vanderbilt, Pulitzer, Baker and others formed their exclusive Millionaires’ Club on this island hideaway—the richest and most inaccessible club of that time.