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How to Speak Like a Pro
How to Speak Like a Pro
Written by Leon Fletcher
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307775627
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How to Speak Like a Pro

Written by Leon Fletcher


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 17, 2010
Price: $11.99

This book contains step-by-step strategies to help you develop both the confidence and skills necessary to become a good speaker, and features a handy "checklist" at teh end of each chapter.


From the Paperback edition. Read more >
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The Gang That Wouldn't Write Straight
The Gang That Wouldn't Write Straight
Written by Marc Weingarten
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307525697
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The Gang That Wouldn't Write Straight
Wolfe, Thompson, Didion, Capote, and the New Journalism Revolution
Written by Marc Weingarten


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: March 31, 2010
Price: $11.99

. . . In Cold Blood, The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, Slouching Towards Bethlehem, The Armies of the Night . . .


Starting in 1965 and spanning a ten-year period, a group of writers including Tom Wolfe, Jimmy Breslin, Gay Talese, Hunter S. Thompson, Joan Didion... Read more >
The Art of the Interview
The Art of the Interview
Written by Lawrence Grobel
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307513304
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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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Operation Massacre

Written by Rodolfo Walsh
Afterword by Ricardo Piglia
Translated by Daniella Gitlin
Foreword by Michael Greenberg


Format: eBook, 252 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $16.95

1956. Argentina has just lost its charismatic president Juán Perón in a military coup, and terror reigns across the land. June 1956: eighteen people are reported dead in a failed Peronist uprising. December 1956: sometime journalist, crime fiction writer, studiedly unpoliticized chess aficionado Rodolfo Walsh learns by chance that one of... Read more >
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Like Shaking Hands with God
A Conversation about Writing
Written by Kurt Vonnegut and Lee Stringer


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $9.95

Like Shaking Hands with God details a collaborative journey on the art of writing undertaken by two distinguished writers separated by age, race, upbringing, and education, but sharing common goals and aspirations. Rarely have two writers spoken so candidly about the intersection where the lives they live meet the art they... Read more >
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The Right Word!
The Right Word!
Written by Jan Venolia
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307784193
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The Right Word!
How to Say What You Really Mean
Written by Jan Venolia


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: June 22, 2011
Price: $9.99

Every writer needs help with words: choosing them, using them, spelling them correctly. When is optimal or optimum the better choice? Why use germane when relevant is, well, more relevant? Created for just such tortuous (torturous?) situations, this handy guide provides an A-to-Z listing of troublesome, confusing words, accompanied by clear... Read more >
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Diary of H. L. Mencken
Diary of H. L. Mencken
Written by H.L. Mencken
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307808868
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Diary of H. L. Mencken

Written by H.L. Mencken


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2012
Price: $12.99

H. L. Mencken's diary was, at his own request, kept sealed in the vaults of Baltimore's Enoch Pratt Library for a quarter of a century after his death. The diary covers the years 1930 -- 1948, and provides a vivid, unvarnished, sometimes shocking picture of Mencken himself, his world, and his... Read more >
Remembrances and Celebrations
Remembrances and Celebrations
Written by Jill Werman Harris
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307427458
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Remembrances and Celebrations
A Book of Eulogies, Elegies, Letters, and Epitaphs
Written by Jill Werman Harris


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $15.99

This rich anthology of memorial tributes serves as a welcome reminder that, although words cannot necessarily assuage grief, they can provide tremendous comfort and perspective during our times of loss. The likes of Dr. Martin Luther King, Benjamin Franklin, W.H. Auden and Diana, Princess of Wales, as well as ordinary folk... Read more >
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2400 Jokes to Brighten Your Speeches
2400 Jokes to Brighten Your Speeches
Written by Robert Orben
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307817594
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2400 Jokes to Brighten Your Speeches

Written by Robert Orben


Format: eBook, 222 pages
On Sale: May 23, 2012
Price: $9.99

Humor sells. Humor convinces. Humor instructs. Humor entertains. Humor communicates. Whether your audience numbers one or one thousand, humor is the ideal vehicle to capture interest, attention, and approval.

But it has to be the short, dynamic humor of today—not the long-winded stories and anecdotes that amused our grandparents. One-liners get the... Read more >
The Genius of Language
The Genius of Language
Written by Wendy Lesser
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307485397
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The Genius of Language
Fifteen Writers Reflect on Their Mother Tongue
Written by Wendy Lesser


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2009
Price: $11.99

Fifteen outstanding writers answered editor Wendy Lesser’s call for original essays on the subject of language–the one they grew up with, and the English in which they write.Despite American assumptions about polite Chinese discourse, Amy Tan believes that there was nothing discreet about the Chinese language with which she grew up... Read more >
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