Books tagged: newspapers

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Welcome to Lazarus
You set the price! Words: 88,950. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Danger? A desirable woman? A possible Pulitzer? It's all part of Reporter Bob Smith's twenty-four hour memory gap....
Gone To Bed
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,100. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012 by Darling Newspaper Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
A British migrant family, determined to prosper, created a newspaper to dazzle the forested suburbs east of Perth, Western Australia. Over 21 years it battled media giants to pioneer the state's suburban press. This memoir relates the odd events and zany characters met along the way, starting without capital in a derelect haunted hotel. It shows how any community is a trove of wonder.
Spin! How The News Media Misinform And Why Consumers Misunderstand
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,340. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011 by Conrad Communications LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This book explains why news industry has changed dramatically in recent years and not for the best.
Learning to Haight
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,170. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
2012 IR Discovery Award Finalist. Jack McClure is assigned to write an article about an influential figure from the city's past. A beatnik, a hippie and a one-time movie star, Dean Simmons is anything but an easy interview, but Jack knows that getting to know the "real" Dean is his ticket off the news desk. Along the way, Jack learns what it means be an activist and to make a name for himself.
Festival at Glimbridge
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,780. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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When Percy Vosper inaugurates a literary festival in his home town, the place is shaken to its foundations when a dysfunctional travelling theatre company and a stream of larger than life literati descend on it. The ambitions of a leading national newspaper group and a local radio station's hilarious broadcasts add further spice to this lively novel which ranges from tragedy to farce.
THEO & The Mouthful of Ashes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,130. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011 by Outer Banks Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
They found her lying at the bottom of her cellar stairs, the left side of her head bashed in and her mouth stuffed with ashes. An old black flat-iron lay near by.
Weep Not The Widow
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 14,620. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Do you want a crime story with a beginning, a middle and an end? Well, look elsewhere, because this isn't it. Instead, this story is told by way of a series of newspaper articles covering a crime. It's up to you, the reader, to decide what's true and what isn't, who you believe, who's just trying to sell newspapers and what actually happened. Why it all happened is worth thinking about, too.
The House: 1916
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 78,390. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Americans change houses regularly without really knowing the sellers or the buyers. The House: 1916 tells the tale of one house and its inhabitants over the 20th Century. The house is in New Jersey, but it could be in any town in the U.S. Under this one roof are many stories.
Blackwell's Dilemma
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,110. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The last thing any newly inaugurated US President wants is a sudden, major international crisis, but that's exactly what President Blackwell had to face. The weeks and months that followed tested the President's skills in military planning and strategy, global diplomacy and sheer nerve in ways that no other world leader had ever been tested.
Shoeless Moe
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,810. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A twisted take on a classic tale. A headline screams: Old-Woman-who-lives-in-a-shoe Found Murdered! The accused? The night beat Big City Bugle News reporter! In a desperate race against time to clear his name he must find Shoeless Moe or this headline will be his last.