Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup

15 July 2020 | 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 n nIn 2014, Theranos founder and CEO Elizabeth Ho

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

15 July 2020 | By Patrick Radden Keefe | Filed in: journalism.

Patrick Radden Keefe writes an intricate narrative about a notorious killing in Northern Ireland and its devastating repercussions n nIn December 1972, Jean McConville, a thirty eight year old mother of ten, was dragged from her Belfast home by masked intruders, her children clinging to her legs The

The Fifth Risk: Undoing Democracy

15 July 2020 | By Michael Lewis | Filed in: journalism.

The morning after Trump was elected president, the people who ran the US Department of Energy waited to brief the administration s transition team on the agency it would soon be running Nobody appeared Across all departments the stories were the same Trump appointees were few and far between tho

So You've Been Publicly Shamed

15 July 2020 | By Jon Ronson | Filed in: journalism.

Now a New York Times bestseller and from the author of The Psychopath Test, a captivating and brilliant exploration of one of our world s most underappreciated forces shame It s about the terror, isn t it The terror of what I said The terror of being found out For the past three years,

A Very Stable Genius: Donald J. Trump's Testing of America

15 July 2020 | By Philip Rucker | Filed in: journalism.

The definitive insider narrative and the most fully characterised account yet of the chaos, scandal and destruction of Trump s first term, from two Pulitzer Prize winning Washington Post journalists.Drawing on nearly three years of reporting, hundreds of hours of interviews and than two hundred

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

15 July 2020 | 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 n nOn October 5, 2017, the New York Times

Front Row at the Trump Show

15 July 2020 | By Jonathan Karl | Filed in: journalism.

An account like no other from the White House reporter who has known President Trump for than 25 years We have never seen a president like thisnorm breaking, rule busting, dangerously reckless to some and an overdue force for change to others One thing is clear We are witnessing the resha

Why We're Polarized

15 July 2020 | By Ezra Klein | Filed in: journalism.

Discover how American politics became a toxic system, why we participate in it, and what it means for our future from journalist, political commentator, and cofounder of Vox, Ezra Klein n nAfter Election Day 2016, both supporters and opponents of the soon to be president hailed his victory as a hist

Tribe: On Homecoming and Belonging

15 July 2020 | By Sebastian Junger | Filed in: journalism.

Sebastian Junger, the bestselling author of War and The Perfect Storm, takes a critical look at post traumatic stress disorder and the many challenges today s returning veterans face in modern society n nThere are ancient tribal human behaviors loyalty, inter reliance, cooperation that flare up in co

Chaos: Charles Manson, the CIA, and the Secret History of the Sixties

15 July 2020 | By Tom O\'Neill | Filed in: journalism.

A journalist s twenty year fascination with the Manson murders leads to shocking new revelations about the FBI s involvement in this riveting reassessment of an infamous case in American history n nOver two grim nights in Los Angeles, the young followers of Charles Manson murdered seven people, incl

Tightrope: Americans Reaching for Hope

15 July 2020 | By Nicholas D. Kristof | Filed in: journalism.

With stark poignancy and political dispassion, Tightrope draws us deep into an other America The authors tell this story, in part, through the lives of some of the children with whom Kristof grew up, in rural Yamhill, Oregon, an area that prospered for much of the twentieth century but has been d

Rising Out of Hatred: The Awakening of a Former White Nationalist

15 July 2020 | By Eli Saslow | Filed in: journalism.

This book tells the intensely personal saga of one man who eventually disavowed everything he was taught to believe, at tremendous personal cost Derek Black grew up at the epicenter of white nationalism His father founded Stormfront, the largest racist community on the Internet His son went to a

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

15 July 2020 | By Hunter S. Thompson | Filed in: journalism.

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas is the best chronicle of drug soaked, addle brained, rollicking good times ever committed to the printed page It is also the tale of a long weekend road trip that has gone down in the annals of American pop culture as one of the strangest journeys ever undertaken.

In Cold Blood

15 July 2020 | By Truman Capote | Filed in: journalism.

On November 15, 1959, in the small town of Holcomb, Kansas, four members of the Clutter family were savagely murdered by blasts from a shotgun held a few inches from their faces There was no apparent motive for the crime, and there were almost no clues n nAs Truman Capote reconstructs the murder an

All the President's Men

15 July 2020 | By Carl Bernstein | Filed in: journalism.

This landmark book details all the events of the biggest political scandal in the history of this nation Watergate Woodward and Bernstein kept the headlines coming, delivering revelation after amazing revelation to a shocked public Black and white photograph section.