After Visiting Friends: A Son's Story
4.2 out of 5 stars with 82 reviews
Michael Hainey had just turned six when his uncle knocked on his family's back door one morning with the tragic news: Bob Hainey, Michael's father, was found alone near his car on Chicago's North Side, dead, of an apparent heart attack. Thirty-fiv...
The Most Famous Writer Who Ever Lived: A True Story of My Family
4.8 out of 5 stars with 153 reviews
A veteran of the Washington Post and Miami Herald, Tom Shroder has made a career of investigative journalism and human-interest stories. His most fascinating reporting, however, comes from within his own family: Shroder's grandfather, MacKinlay Kant...
The Next Big Story: My Journey Through the Land of Possibilities
4.2 out of 5 stars with 120 reviews
"Story is our medium. It's how we connect emotionally with our viewers. And it's how we make sense of our world.... When we talk about a 'big story,' we're really talking about what resonates with people, what matters to them.... And I think whe...
I Lost My Love in Baghdad: A Modern War Story
4.1 out of 5 stars with 232 reviews
At age twenty-five, Michael Hastings arrived in Baghdad to cover the war in Iraq for Newsweek. He had at his disposal a little Hemingway romanticism and all the apparatus of a twenty-first-century reporter-cell phones, high-speed Internet access, dig...
4.1 out of 5 stars with 115 reviews
As seen in the new movie The Post, here is the captivating, inside story of the woman who helmed the Washington Post during one of the most turbulent periods in the history of American media.
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Biography
In this bes...