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Informing the News
Informing the News
Written by Thomas E. Patterson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345806604
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Informing the News
The Need for Knowledge-Based Journalism
Written by Thomas E. Patterson


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $15.00

As the journalist Walter Lippmann noted nearly a century ago, democracy falters “if there is no steady supply of trustworthy and relevant news.” Today’s journalists are not providing it. Too often, reporters give equal weight to facts and biased opinion, stir up small controversies, and substitute infotainment for real news. Even...

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Poemcrazy
Poemcrazy
Written by Susan G. Wooldridge
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780609800980
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Poemcrazy
Freeing Your Life with Words
Written by Susan G. Wooldridge


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: April 1, 1997
Price: $13.95

Susan Goldsmith Wooldridge is a poet and teacher who conducts workshops privately, as well as in the California Poets in the Schools program. Her exuberant, critically acclaimed teaching guide takes instructors, writers, and general readers into the very heart and intensity of life and the craft of expressing what one feels... Read more >
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Word Smart II
Word Smart II
Written by Princeton Review
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780375765087
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Word Smart II

Written by Princeton Review


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: August 7, 2001
Price: $14.99

Some interesting word facts:

• The word "noisome" had 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.

Word Smart II exposes hundreds of examples like these, so you will... Read more >
The DC Comics Guide to Writing Comics
The DC Comics Guide to Writing Comics
Written by Dennis O'Neil
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770434557
Our Price: $13.99
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The DC Comics Guide to Writing Comics

Written by Dennis O'Neil


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: July 9, 2013
Price: $13.99

For any writer who wants to become an expert comic-book storyteller, The DC Comics Guide to Writing Comics is the definitive, one-stop resource!

In this valuable guide, Dennis O’Neil, a living legend in the comics industry, reveals his insider tricks and no-fail techniques for comic storytelling. Readers will discover the various methods... Read more >
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Naked, Drunk, and Writing
Naked, Drunk, and Writing
Written by Adair Lara
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580084802
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Naked, Drunk, and Writing
Shed Your Inhibitions and Craft a Compelling Memoir or Personal Essay
Written by Adair Lara


Format: Trade Paperback, 258 pages
On Sale: August 31, 2010
Price: $15.99

The material is right there in front of you. You’ve known yourself for, well, a lifetime—and you finally feel ready to share your story with the world. Yet when it actually comes time to put pen to paper, you find that you’re stumped.
 
Enter Adair Lara: award-winning author, seasoned columnist, beloved writing... Read more >
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The Taliban Shuffle
The Taliban Shuffle
Written by Kim Barker
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307477385
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The Taliban Shuffle
Strange Days in Afghanistan and Pakistan
Written by Kim Barker


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: March 6, 2012
Price: $15.95

When Kim Barker first arrived in Kabul as a journalist in 2002, she barely owned a passport, spoke only English and had little idea how to do the “Taliban Shuffle” between Afghanistan and Pakistan. No matter—her stories about Islamic militants and shaky reconstruction were soon overshadowed by the bigger news in...

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The Kingdom and the Power
The Kingdom and the Power
Written by Gay Talese
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812977684
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The Kingdom and the Power
Behind the Scenes at The New York Times: The Institution That Influences the World
Written by Gay Talese


Format: Trade Paperback, 576 pages
On Sale: January 9, 2007
Price: $18.00

The classic inside story of The New York Times, the most prestigious, and perhaps the most powerful, of all American newspapers. Bestselling author Talese lays bare the secret internal intrigues behind the tradition of front page exposes in a story as gripping as a work of fiction and as immediate as... Read more >
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Write Right!
Write Right!
Written by Jan Venolia
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580083287
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Write Right!
A Desktop Digest of Punctuation, Grammar, and Style
Written by Jan Venolia


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2001
Price: $12.99

In this age of electronic correspondence and self-produced documents, we need a useful and reliable writing guide more than ever. WRITE RIGHT! covers the essentials of good writing in a concise and easy-to-follow format. The new edition of this classic handbook takes you through the entire writing process, from understanding the... Read more >
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Don't Sleep, There Are Snakes
Don't Sleep, There Are Snakes
Written by Daniel L. Everett
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307386120
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Don't Sleep, There Are Snakes
Life and Language in the Amazonian Jungle
Written by Daniel L. Everett


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: November 3, 2009
Price: $16.00

A riveting account of the astonishing experiences and discoveries made by linguist Daniel Everett while he lived with the Pirahã, a small tribe of Amazonian Indians in central Brazil. Daniel Everett arrived among the Pirahã with his wife and three young children hoping to convert the tribe to Christianity. Everett quickly became... Read more >
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Another Great Day at Sea
Another Great Day at Sea
Written by Geoff Dyer
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307911599
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Another Great Day at Sea
Life Aboard the USS George H.W. Bush
Written by Geoff Dyer


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $12.99

From a writer “whose genre-jumping refusal to be pinned down [makes him] an exemplar of our era” (NPR), a new book that confirms his power to astound readers.
 
As a child Geoff Dyer spent long hours making and blotchily painting model fighter planes. So the adult Dyer jumped at the chance of...

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