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17 October 2019 | By Edward Snowden | Filed in: journalism.

Edward Snowden, the man who risked everything to expose the US government s system of mass surveillance, reveals for the first time the story of his life, including how he helped to build that system and what motivated him to try to bring it down.In 2013, twenty nine year old Edward Snowden shocked

She Said: Breaking the Sexual Harassment Story That Helped Ignite a Movement

17 October 2019 | By Jodi Kantor | Filed in: journalism.

From the Pulitzer Prize winning reporters who broke the news of Harvey Weinstein s sexual harassment and abuse for the New York Times, Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey, the thrilling untold story of their investigation and its consequences for the MeToo movement For many years, reporters had tried to

The French Photographer

17 October 2019 | By Natasha Lester | Filed in: journalism.

Inspired by the incredible true story of Lee Miller, Vogue model turned one of the first female war photojournalists, the new novel by the bestselling author of The Paris Seamstress Manhattan, Paris, 1942 When Jessica May s successful modelling career is abruptly cut short, she is assigned to the w

Super Pumped: The Battle for Uber

17 October 2019 | By Mike Isaac | Filed in: journalism.

In June 2017, Travis Kalanick, the hard charging CEO of Uber, was ousted in a boardroom coup that capped a brutal year for the transportation giant Uber had catapulted to the top of the tech world, yet for many came to symbolize everything wrong with Silicon Valley Award winning New York Times tec

More to the Story

17 October 2019 | By Hena Khan | Filed in: journalism.

From the critically acclaimed author of Amina s Voice comes a new story inspired by Louisa May Alcott s beloved classic, Little Women, featuring four sisters from a modern American Muslim family living in Georgia.When Jameela Mirza is picked to be feature editor of her middle school newspaper, she s

Guest House for Young Widows: Among the Women of Isis

17 October 2019 | By Azadeh Moaveni | Filed in: journalism.

An account of thirteen women who joined, endured, and, in some cases, escaped life in the Islamic State based on years of immersive reporting by a Pulitzer Prize finalist Among the many books trying to understand the terrifying rise of ISIS, none has given voice to the women in the organization b

Chase Darkness with Me: How One True-Crime Writer Started Solving Murders

17 October 2019 | By Billy Jensen | Filed in: journalism.

Have you ever wanted to solve a murder Gather the clues the police overlooked Put together the pieces Identify the suspect Journalist Billy Jensen spent fifteen years investigating unsolved murders, fighting for the families of victims Every story he wrote had one thing in common they didn t ha

God Land: A Story of Faith, Loss, and Renewal in Middle America

17 October 2019 | By Lyz Lenz | Filed in: journalism.

In the wake of the 2016 election, Lyz Lenz watched as her country and her marriage were torn apart by the competing forces of faith and politics A mother of two, a Christian, and a lifelong resident of middle America, Lenz was bewildered by the pain and loss around her the empty churches and the b

The Ventriloquists

17 October 2019 | By E.R. Ramzipoor | Filed in: journalism.

In this triumphant debut inspired by true events, a ragtag gang of journalists and resistance fighters risk everything for an elaborate scheme to undermine the Reich.Brussels, 1943 Twelve year old street orphan Helene survives by living as a boy and selling copies of the country s most popular news

She Said: Breaking the Sexual Harassment Story That Helped Ignite a Movement

17 October 2019 | By Jodi Kantor | Filed in: journalism.

From the Pulitzer Prize winning reporters who broke the news of Harvey Weinstein s sexual harassment and abuse for the New York Times, Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey, the thrilling untold story of their investigation and its consequences for the MeToo movement For many years, reporters had tried to

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17 October 2019 | By Edward Snowden | Filed in: journalism.

Edward Snowden, the man who risked everything to expose the US government s system of mass surveillance, reveals for the first time the story of his life, including how he helped to build that system and what motivated him to try to bring it down.In 2013, twenty nine year old Edward Snowden shocked

Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup

17 October 2019 | By John Carreyrou | Filed in: journalism.

The full inside story of the breathtaking rise and shocking collapse of a multibillion dollar startup, by the prize winning journalist who first broke the story and pursued it to the end in the face of pressure and threats from the CEO and her lawyers In 2014, Theranos founder and CEO Elizabeth Hol

Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland

17 October 2019 | By Patrick Radden Keefe | Filed in: journalism.

From award winning New Yorker staff writer Patrick Radden Keefe, a stunning, intricate narrative about a notorious killing in Northern Ireland and its devastating repercussions In December 1972, Jean McConville, a thirty eight year old mother of ten, was dragged from her Belfast home by masked intru

Super Pumped: The Battle for Uber

17 October 2019 | By Mike Isaac | Filed in: journalism.

In June 2017, Travis Kalanick, the hard charging CEO of Uber, was ousted in a boardroom coup that capped a brutal year for the transportation giant Uber had catapulted to the top of the tech world, yet for many came to symbolize everything wrong with Silicon Valley Award winning New York Times tec

Chase Darkness with Me: How One True-Crime Writer Started Solving Murders

17 October 2019 | By Billy Jensen | Filed in: journalism.

Have you ever wanted to solve a murder Gather the clues the police overlooked Put together the pieces Identify the suspect Journalist Billy Jensen spent fifteen years investigating unsolved murders, fighting for the families of victims Every story he wrote had one thing in common they didn t ha

The Fifth Risk

17 October 2019 | By Michael Lewis | Filed in: journalism.

What are the consequences if the people given control over our government have no idea how it works The election happened, remembers Elizabeth Sherwood Randall, then deputy secretary of the Department of Energy And then there was radio silence Across all departments, similar stories were play

How To Be Right… in a World Gone Wrong

17 October 2019 | By James O\'Brien | Filed in: journalism.

Every day, James O Brien listens to people blaming benefits scroungers, the EU, Muslims, feminists and immigrants But what makes James s daily LBC show such essential listening and has made James a standout social media star is the careful way he punctures their assumptions and dismantles their