A rock photographer who captured John Lennon, Mick Jagger and Gene Simmons looks back on a charmed life

Bob Gruen’s “Right Place, Right Time” is a low-key chronicle of a man going with the flow. Continue reading at 'The Washington Post'

[ The Washington Post | 2020-11-04 14:40:16 UTC ]
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John Blake has Mick Jagger's memoir but can't publish it

Publisher John Blake has claimed to have the manuscript for the memoirs of Mick Jagger - but is unable to publish them. Continue reading at The Bookseller

[ The Bookseller | 2017-02-18 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Cassell scoops Emma John's single life memoir

Cassell will publish the “hilarious and unflinching” memoir from award-winning author and journalist Emma John about "what it means to be alone when everyone else isn't".   Continue reading at The Bookseller

[ The Bookseller | 2021-02-22 00:54:33 UTC ]
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John Murray backs Herron with retailer events

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[ The Bookseller | 2021-02-04 00:21:11 UTC ]
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Lauren Oyler’s ‘Fake Accounts’ Captures the Relentlessness of Online Life

Oyler’s debut novel is about a smart, irascible narrator who is steeped in the concerns and tone of social media. Continue reading at The New York Times

[ The New York Times | 2021-01-26 21:16:27 UTC ]
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In his memoir, Georgetown’s John Thompson doesn’t hold back

The late basketball coach offers an honest, unsparing look at his life and his ex-employer. Continue reading at The Washington Post

[ The Washington Post | 2020-12-24 13:00:00 UTC ]
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Former CIA director John Brennan takes on Trump, and doesn’t hold back

His memoir recounts his suspicions on Russia and has intriguing comments on Joe Biden. Continue reading at The Washington Post

[ The Washington Post | 2020-10-09 12:00:00 UTC ]
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Praising the life of John Lewis, and skipping the complexities

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[ The Washington Post | 2020-08-28 12:00:00 UTC ]
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Emily St. John Mandel’s ‘Station Eleven’ was a huge hit. Now she’s back with a different apocalypse.

“The Glass Hotel” is inspired by Bernie Madoff’s Ponzi scheme, so the real pathogen this time is deceit. Continue reading at The Washington Post

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Throwing Rocks: An Interview with John Vercher

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[ Los Angeles Review of Books | 2020-01-29 13:30:35 UTC ]
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Jurij Koch’s Sorbian Memoir of Life Before, During, and After the GDR, by John K. Cox

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The Life of Cameron Douglas, From Privilege to Prison and Back

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[ The New York Times | 2019-10-19 09:00:12 UTC ]
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Jason Reynolds captures the beauty and heartache of middle school life in ‘Look Both Ways’

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The almost-charmed life of JFK Jr.

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[ Advertising Age | 2019-06-24 19:42:28 UTC ]
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Christian Rock Band-Inspired Graphic Novel Goes Back to ‘Eden’

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Corsair to publish Q magazine's rock star's guide to life

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