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  1. Lifestyle - Books

    Journalist turns China experience into thriller

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 03:35pm by James Kidd

    ... What possessed you to give up a stellar career in journalism to write- not only your first book but the first part of a trilogy? When I started writing Night Heron, I just knew this was one ...

  2. The Sorrows of an American

    Posted Feb 08th 2009, 12:00am by James Kidd

    ... father's journals, breaking only to bemoan his divorce and isolation from humanity. Inga too suffers from typical New York neuroses: headaches, seizures and a journalist investigating her marriage. ...

  3. Magic number

    Posted Feb 22nd 2009, 12:00am by James Kidd

    ... in business (he pursued a career in advertising), Gladwell moved into journalism during the mid-1980s, flirting briefly with right-wing politics at The American Spectator. His big break came ... I emerged a good writer and an excellent reporter.' Increasingly drawn to longer-form journalism, Gladwell moved to The New Yorker, which offered the autonomy he craved. 'I had the freedom ...

  4. Tiger by the tale

    Posted Jan 25th 2009, 12:00am by James Kidd

    ... to study literature at Columbia University. After further study at Oxford, Adiga chose journalism over academia and returned to India. '[Journalism] forced me to take seriously a whole class ...

  5. Schama panorama

    Posted Mar 22nd 2009, 12:00am by James Kidd

    ... to be a thespian, but his father, the only horrible Schama there has ever been, said, 'If you do, don't ever come home again.'' Torn between academia and journalism, Schama plumped ...



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