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'He De-Friended Me on Instagram': Joe Hagan Discusses Controversial Bio of 'Rolling Stone' Co-Founder Jann Wenner
Billboard
On the eve of the book's publication, Billboard spoke to Hagan about his candid conversations with rock's A-list, Wenner's negative reaction to the finished biography and his resemblance to Donald Trump. How many interviews did you conduct for this ...

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Kentucky by Heart: Biographies of humorist Cobb, iconic Still among newly released Kentucky books
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I've long awaited historian and friend Bill Ellis's new biography, Irvin S. Cobb: The Rise and Fall of an American Humorist (University of Kentucky Press). Paducah-born Irvin Cobb was one of the highest paid and most celebrated American journalists and ...


Small Business Trends

10 Inspirational Business Biographies to Spark Your Inner Entrepreneur
Small Business Trends
Entrepreneurs offer a powerful service to the world. They take an idea that exists only in their heads and turn it into reality. In the daily grind of emails, phone calls, and to-do lists, this powerful vision can get lost. Don't let it. Entrepreneurs ...


Boston Review

Other People's Lives
Boston Review
James Atlas's absorbing new memoir, The Shadow in the Garden, has started me wondering what causes the biographies I hold dear to live inside me in the same way as do the works of imagination that have enriched my inner life. The answer, I have ...


Reader's Digest

Want to Become a Self-Made Millionaire? Read This Kind of Book
Reader's Digest
“Sixty-eight percent of the 177 self-made millionaires in my study read biographies of other successful people, while 91 percent of 'poor' people—those with less than $35,000 in annual gross income and less than $5,000 in liquid assets—did not read ...

 




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