Subjects Freshman Year Reading African American Studies African Studies American Studies Anthropology Art, Film, Music and Architecture Asian Studies Business and Economics Criminology Education Environmental Studies Foreign Language Instructional Materials Gender Studies History Irish Studies Jewish Studies Latin American & Caribbean Studies Law and Legal Studies Literature and Drama Literature in Spanish Media Issues, Journalism and Communication Middle East Studies Native American Studies Philosophy Political Science Psychology Reference Religion Russian and Eastern European Studies Science and Mathematics Sociology Study Aids


E-Newsletters: Click here to be notified of new titles in your field
Click here to request Desk/Exam copies
Freshman Year Reading
View Our Award Winners
Click here to view our Catalogs
Larry Tye
Larry Tye Enlarge Photo

  • About this Author
author spotlight

Larry Tye was an award-winning journalist at The Boston Globe and a Nieman Fellow at Harvard University. A lifelong Superman fan, Tye now runs a Boston-based training program for medical journalists. He is the author of the New York Times bestseller Satchel as well as The Father of Spin, Home Lands, and Rising from the Rails, and co-author, with Kitty Dukakis, of Shock. He lives in Lexington, Massachusetts, and is currently writing a biography of Robert F. Kennedy.

author bookshelf
Sort: Date  Format  Price  Title

Exam Copy
Satchel
The Life and Times of an American Legend
Written by Larry Tye


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
On Sale: May 4, 2010
Price: $16.00

A 2009 New York Times Notable Book
A 2009 CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title

He is that rare American icon who has never been captured in a biography worthy of him. Now, at last, here is the superbly researched, spellbindingly told story of athlete, showman, philosopher, and boundary breaker Leroy “Satchel” Paige.

Few reliable records... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and an eBook.

Satchel
The Life and Times of an American Legend
Written by Larry Tye


Format: eBook
Publisher: Random House
On Sale: June 9, 2009
Price: $11.99

Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and a trade paperback.

Exam Copy
Superman
The High-Flying History of America's Most Enduring Hero
Written by Larry Tye


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $17.00

Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and an eBook.

Superman
The High-Flying History of America's Most Enduring Hero
Written by Larry Tye


Format: eBook, 432 pages
Publisher: Random House
On Sale: June 12, 2012
Price: $12.99

Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and a trade paperback.
Page 1 of 1