Books tagged: investigative journalism

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Front Page News
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,200. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(4.00)
After ending her love affair with the publisher of her hometown newspaper, Jess McElroy takes a job with a rival paper. Her life soon becomes front-page-news when a stalker begins to pursue her. Her new boss, Parker Montgomery is determined to protect her, but is the danger to Jess coming from her past or from his? As the peril increases, so do the sparks between them.
Sympathy for the Devil
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,150. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 22, 2013 by White & MacLean Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When journalist Charles Lawton finds a cartridge case from an M16-A1 assault rifle near a desiccated body in the Texas Panhandle, he knows he is on to a front-page story... This beautifully written and atmospheric murder mystery, by journalist and writer Terin Miller, evokes the world of the Vietnam veteran and casual racism in Texas during the 1980s in a remarkable example of the genre.
Ghosts of the Sahara
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,830. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Kennedy Hunter, an American journalist, travels to Casablanca to interview The Torch, an Islamic rebel hiding deep inside the Sahara. He’s cunning, sleek as an eel and doesn’t make it easy on her. To meet him, she is pushed out of a plane into the desert, treks the Sahara with hostile Berbers where she fights for her life and ends up in a tit-for-tat with him until the very dramatic end.
The Angle
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 56,240. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A devastating depiction of the isolation, entitlement, myopia and unprofitable pursuits plaguing the press, from its lowest unpaid roots to the hack kings of the column, The Angle examines the perilous place of news in the digital age, mixing biting humour with jaundiced yellow journalism in a colourful catalogue of a young man’s decline from eager cub reporter to long-in-the-tooth newshounds.
Deader by the Lake
Price: $4.29 USD. Words: 169,030. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
How do you solve a murder nobody wants solved and catch a killer nobody wants caught? When a woman with explosive secrets is murdered, ex-TV reporter Reno McCarthy is out for justice and he won't back off - even if it means a showdown with a brutal manipulator intent on turning Chicago into a branch office of the Russian mob. It's summer, It's supposed to be cooler by the lake. Not this summer.
Copyboy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 117,370. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
In 1946 copyboy Alf McGuinness lands a job at The Mirror newspaper and finds himself in a fix. He and feisty friend Jenny are small players in a post-war black market but Mirror reporters are digging for sensation in the contraband economy. As Alf and Jenny try to come to grips with their double lives, things threaten to unravel.
Dead Men Tell No Tales: Investigating the Truth of the Resurrection of Jesus
Price: Free! Words: 2,830. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / History
(5.00)
Jesus Christ was killed, buried, and rose to life. Fact or Fiction? Truth or Lies? People have been calling the resurrection story a hoax for hundreds of years, and it's time to get some answers. This brief survey of the historical facts asks the biggest question of them all - did it really happen?