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News Is a Verb by  Pete Hamill - Paperback - 1998 - from CCM Book Loft and Biblio.com

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News Is a Verb

by Hamill, Pete

Condition: Fine/No Jacket


New York: Ballantine Books, 1998. ***Reliable, fast! Little to no cover wear. Bit of label glue residue on back. No spine crease or remainder mark. Text is tight, clean, unmarked. Nice copy. (84ah). Trade Paperback. Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

Pete Hamill has been a newspaperman for almost four decades. Starting at the New York Post in 1960, he has worked at several newspapers as a reporter, rewriteman, war correspondent, and columnist. Most recently, he served as editor in chief of the New York Daily News. He has also written for almost all major American magazines. In addition to his journalism, he is the author of eight novels, including the bestselling Snow in August, two collections of short stories, two anthologies of his journalism, and the memoir A Drinking Life. He also has written many screenplays. Hamill is married to the Japanese journalist Fukiko Aoki and is the father of two daughters. He lives in New York City.




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