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Stories that Changed America
Muckrakers of the 20th Century
Written by Carl Jensen
Foreword by Hugh Downs


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $14.95

Exuberantly written, highly informative, Jensen's Stories That Changed America examines the work of twenty-one investigative writers, and how their efforts forever changed our country. Here are the pioneering muckrakers, like Upton Sinclair, author of the fact-based novel The Jungle, that inspired Theodore Roosevelt to sign the Pure Food and Drug Act... Read more >
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The Art of the Interview
The Art of the Interview
Written by Lawrence Grobel
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307513304
Our Price: $15.99
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The Art of the Interview
Lessons from a Master of the Craft
Written by Lawrence Grobel


Format: eBook, 480 pages
On Sale: May 5, 2010
Price: $15.99

THE ULTIMATE INSIDER’S LOOK AT THE FINE ART OF INTERVIEWING

“I had a fantasy the other night that this interview is so great that they no longer want me to act—just do interviews. I thought of us going all over the world doing interviews—we’ve signed for three interviews a day for six... Read more >
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The Best Punctuation Book, Period
The Best Punctuation Book, Period
Written by June Casagrande
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781607744948
Our Price: $11.99
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The Best Punctuation Book, Period
A Comprehensive Guide for Every Writer, Editor, Student, and Businessperson
Written by June Casagrande


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2014
Price: $11.99

This all-in-one reference is a quick and easy way for book, magazine, online, academic, and business writers to look up sticky punctuation questions for all styles including AP (Associated Press), MLA (Modern Language Association), APA (American Psychological Association), and Chicago Manual of Style.

Punctuate with Confidence—No Matter the Style

Confused about punctuation? There’s... Read more >
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Letter Perfect
Letter Perfect
Written by David Sacks
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307419088
Our Price: $13.99
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Letter Perfect
The Marvelous History of Our Alphabet From A to Z
Written by David Sacks


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $13.99

David Sacks has embarked on a fun, lively, and learned excursion into the alphabet–and into cultural history–in Letter Perfect. Clearly explaining the letters as symbols of precise sounds of speech, the book begins with the earliest known alphabetic inscriptions (circa 1800 b.c.), recently discovered by archaeologists in Egypt, and traces the... Read more >
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Sometimes the Magic Works
Sometimes the Magic Works
Written by Terry Brooks
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345463586
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Sometimes the Magic Works
Lessons from a Writing Life
Written by Terry Brooks


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 4, 2003
Price: $13.99

In 1977, the New York Times Trade Paperback Bestseller list—back then the exclusive province of self-help guides, cartoon collections, and any number of cat books—played host to its very first work of fiction: The Sword of Shannara, an epic quest through a mythical land, by first-time author Terry Brooks. Nineteen New... Read more >
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The Fight
The Fight
Written by Norman Mailer
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780812985962
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The Fight

Written by Norman Mailer


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $9.99

In 1974 in Kinshasa, Zaïre, two African American boxers were paid five million dollars apiece to fight each other. One was Muhammad Ali, the aging but irrepressible “professor of boxing.” The other was George Foreman, who was as taciturn as Ali was voluble. Observing them was Norman Mailer, a commentator of... Read more >
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How to Write It, Third Edition
How to Write It, Third Edition
Written by Sandra E. Lamb
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781607740483
Our Price: $12.99
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How to Write It, Third Edition
A Complete Guide to Everything You'll Ever Write
Written by Sandra E. Lamb


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: August 30, 2011
Price: $12.99

Write personal and professional communications with clarity, confidence, and style.

How to Write It is the essential resource for eloquent personal and professional self-expression. Award-winning journalist Sandra E. Lamb transforms even reluctant scribblers into articulate wordsmiths by providing compelling examples of nearly every type and form of written communication. Completely updated... Read more >
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Naming the World
Naming the World
Edited by Bret Anthony Johnston
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307488589
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Naming the World
And Other Exercises for the Creative Writer
Edited by Bret Anthony Johnston


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: December 24, 2008
Price: $13.99

You already have the tools to become a gifted writer; what you need is the spark. Harvard creative writing professor and acclaimed author Bret Anthony Johnston brings you an irresistible interactive guide to the craft of narrative writing. From developing characters to building conflict, from mastering dialogue to setting the scene... Read more >
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Censored 2014
Fearless Speech in Fateful Times; The Top Censored Stories and Media Analysis of 2012-13
Edited by Mickey Huff, Andy Lee Roth and Project Censored
Illustrated by Khalil Bendib
Foreword by Sarah Van Gelder


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $19.95

Truthout’s Progressive Pick of the Week

Ralph Nader’s 10 Books to Provoke Conversation in 2014


Every year since 1976, Project Censored, our nation's oldest news-monitoring group--a university-wide project at Sonoma State University founded by Carl Jensen, directed for many years by Peter Phillips, and now under the leadership of Mickey Huff--has produced... Read more >
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More Word Smart
More Word Smart
Written by Princeton Review
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307945051
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More Word Smart

Written by Princeton Review


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: August 14, 2012
Price: $9.99

Build a More Impressive Vocabulary.

Did you know that:

   • The word "noisome" has nothing whatsoever to do with noise?
   • "Ordinance" and "ordnance" have two distinct meanings?
   • An "errant" fool is a fool who is lost, while an "arrant" fool is one whose foolishness is obvious?

If any of these facts caught you by surprise, then... Read more >
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