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(Fiction) Lord Copper, newspaper magnate and proprietor of the "Daily Beast", has always prided himself on his intuitive flair for spotting ace reporters. Acting on a dinner-party tip from Mrs Algernon Smith, he feels convinced that he has hit on just the chap to cover a promising little war in the African Republic of Ishmaelia. One of Waugh's most exuberant comedies, "Scoop" is a brilliantly irreverent satire of "Fleet Street" and its hectic pursuit of hot news.

"What are the best books about Investigative Journalism?" We looked at 390 of the top Investigative Journalism books so we could answer that very question!

My dream superpower. Hey, maybe I could write a story about this...

18 Hilarious Images That Perfectly Capture Your Childhood as a Bookworm

My dream superpower, being able to read in the dark without a flash light.

The Age of Louis XIV: A History of European Civilization in the Period of Pascal, Moliere, Cromwell, Milton, Peter the Great, Newton, and Spinoza: 1648-1715 (Story of Civilization Vol. 8) by Will Durant http://www.amazon.com/dp/1567310192/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_7ZE-wb0JSCJW5

The Story of Civilization: The Age of Louis XIV by Will & Ariel Durant - I've loved their books since I was a teenager, a must have in my library, all of them!

A good novel.  The best adaptation is a French miniseries starring Gerard Depardieu.

A good novel. The best adaptation is a French miniseries starring Gerard Depardieu.

books that will keep you up all night

15 Page-Turners That Will Keep You Up All Night, Because Sleep Is Overrated, Anyway

MAN VERSUS NATURE

The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway My rating: 4 of 5 stars This is only a short book and I read it in a couple of hours. The brevity doesn't, however, take away from it being a great tale.

Melting Stones (9780545052658) Tamora Pierce , ISBN-10: 0545052653  , ISBN-13: 978-0545052658 ,  , tutorials , pdf , ebook , torrent , downloads , rapidshare , filesonic , hotfile , megaupload , fileserve

Melting Stones (9780545052658) Tamora Pierce , ISBN-10: 0545052653 , ISBN-13: 978-0545052658 , , tutorials , pdf , ebook , torrent , downloads , rapidshare , filesonic , hotfile , megaupload , fileserve

Skinny Bitch: Die Wahrheit über schlechtes Essen, fette Frauen und gutes Aussehen - Schlanksein ohne Hungern!: Amazon.de: Rory Freedman, Kim Barnouin, Christiane Burkhardt: Bücher

Skinny Bitch: Die Wahrheit über schlechtes Essen, fette Frauen und gutes Aussehen - Schlanksein ohne Hungern!: Amazon.de: Rory Freedman, Kim Barnouin, Christiane Burkhardt: Bücher

Just So Stories

Twelve stories about animals, insects, and other subjects include How the Camel Got His Hump. The Butterfly That Stamped, and How the Alp.

The Last of the Mohicans

The Last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper - I'm really looking forward to this book. :) I had some issues with the ending of the one before it (mainly the author's feelings) but I would love to know what happens to Chingachgook and Hist.

Book Review: The Death of Ivan Ilych by Leo Tolstoy

Book Review: The Death of Ivan Ilych by Leo Tolstoy

Exposition ArtPortrait of an Old Man - Jan Lievens - Portrait Painting Art