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Thinking Things Over

Vermont Royster's Legacy at the Wall Street Journal

By Chris Roush

One of the most influential voices of the 20th century and among the greatest American journalists of all time is chronicled in this intellectual prof more...

Trade Paper • ISBN 9781936863600 • $18.95

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A national report on values of the Fourth Estate in the digital age

Practicing Journalism

The Power and Purpose of the Fourth Estate

By Paul Steinle and Sara Brown

An ambitious project of discovery, this insightful collection of epiphanies documents the varied reasons journalists remain dedicated to reporting the more...

Trade Paper • ISBN 9781936863631 • $24.95

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Giving the Poor a Voice and Presenting Solutions to Poverty

The Book of the Poor

Who They Are, What They Say, and How to End Their Poverty

By Kenan Heise

Collecting dozens of interviews conducted over 50 years to give voice to the 16 percent that live below the poverty line, journalist Kenan Heise's The more...

Trade Paper • ISBN 9781936863334 • $16.95

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A war-time romance during the Russian revolution

Klara's Journey

A Novel

By Ben G. Frank

A gripping account of the Russian Civil War and its consequences, this historical novel introduces an unforgettable heroine. A few weeks after the Oct more...

Trade Paper • ISBN 9781936863471 • $17.95

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The Handy and Hilarious Media-to-English Translator


A Dictionary for Deciphering the News

By Paul Dickson and Robert Skole

A comprehensive A-to-Z dictionary of journalistic buzzwords and phrases, this witty book is both a handy reference and a humorous look at the true abs more...

Trade Paper • ISBN 9781936863129 • $14.95

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A writing guide to revealing the stories of your life

Finding Your Voice, Telling Your Stories

167 Ways to Tell Your Life Stories

By Carol LaChapelle

Asserting that each life contains the makings of a memoir, Carol LaChapelle gives writers, journal writers, and family historians the tools to explore more...

Trade Paper • ISBN 9781933338323 • $14.95

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