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Monday, February 19, 2018

Weekend Reader: ‘Michelle Obama: A Life’

Peter Slevin’s ‘Michelle Obama: A Life,’ is more than a biography of the First Lady — it’s a story of race, identity, and politics in America.

May 24, 2015
History, Books, Ronald Reagan, President, Biography, H.W. Brands, Review

‘Reagan: The Life’ Review: Not Always What He Seemed To Be

Though charming, like its subject matter, this biography of Reagan leaves readers wanting for depth and detail.

May 14, 2015

George W. Bush Writes Bio Of His U.S. President Dad

Washington (AFP) — Former U.S. president George W. Bush has written a “personal biography” of his presidential father, said Crown publishers Wednesday, which announced it will release the book in November. Crown announced that the biography of ex-president George H. W. Bush will be released on November 11 — Veteran’s Day holiday in the United […]

July 31, 2014

‘Doonesbury’ Excerpts New Palin Bio

If you’re counting down the days until the Sept. 20 release of Joe McGin­niss’ “The Rogue: Searching for the Real Sarah Palin,” consider your prayers answered. Garry Trudeau, the man behind the popular political comics strip “Doonesbury,” was given an advance copy and is incorporating excerpts into his strip. McGinniss gave him a copy because […]

September 12, 2011