Tell Me No Lies: Investigative Journalism and its Triumphs

By John Pilger

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Tell Me No Lies is a party of the superior investigative journalism, and comprises writing through many of the maximum practitioners of the craft: Seymour Hersh at the My Lai bloodbath; Paul Foot at the Lockerbie cover-up; Wilfred Burchett, the 1st Westerner to go into Hiroshima following the atomic bombing; Israeli journalist Amira Hass, reporting from the Gaza Strip within the Nineties; Gunter Wallraff, the nice German undercover reporter; Jessica Mitford on 'The American means of Death'; Martha Gelhorn at the liberation of the dying camp at Dachau.

The booklet - a range of articles, pronounces and books extracts that exposed very important and demanding truths - levels from throughout the various serious occasions, scandals and struggles of the earlier fifty years. alongside how it bears witness to epic injustices devoted opposed to the peoples of Vietnam, Cambodia, East Timor and Palestine.

John Pilger units every piece of reporting in its context and introduces the gathering with a passionate essay arguing that the type of journalism he celebrates here's being subverted by means of the very forces that should be its enemy. Taken as an entire, the ebook tells a unprecedented 'secret history' of the fashionable period. it's also a choice to fingers to newshounds all over - sooner than it really is too overdue.

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The Year's Best Horror Stories, Series IV

Within the fourteen tales the following we discover our proportion of ghosts and werewolves and vampires, of monsters, of individuals trapped in (and out of) time and space—but this stuff don't continually take the anticipated shape. Our writers nonetheless discover lands that experience now not but been settled . . . Our writers be aware of that terra incognita nonetheless may possibly lie throughout a sea or in a few uncharted wooded area; yet in addition they be aware of that it may be as shut because the different finish of city; or within the related condominium or construction the place you presently take a seat analyzing. it may be locked on your personal brain, and with a rusty corroded lock simply looking forward to a bit strain to make it snap open.

Today's writers are extra customary than the writers of Poe's time with the methods of achieving terra incognita, and they're longing for your organization . . .

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The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year Volume 5

The intensity and breadth of technological know-how fiction and fable fiction maintains to alter with each passing 12 months. The twenty-nine tales selected for this publication by means of award-winning anthologist Jonathan Strahan rigorously map this evolution, giving readers an enthralling and always-entertaining examine the superior the style has to offer.

Skyhorse Publishing, less than our evening coloration and Talos imprints, is proud to submit a large variety of titles for readers attracted to technology fiction (space opera, time trip, not easy SF, alien invasion, near-future dystopia), myth (grimdark, sword and sorcery, modern city myth, steampunk, substitute history), and horror (zombies, vampires, and the occult and supernatural), and masses extra. whereas no longer each name we post turns into a New York Times bestseller, a countrywide bestseller, or a Hugo or Nebula award-winner, we're devoted to publishing caliber books from a various workforce of authors.

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Hot Summer Nights

By Jaci Burton, Jessica Clare, Erin McCarthy, Carly Phillips

Passions ignite in those all-new tales from 4 bestselling masters of latest romance…
 
In Jaci Burton’s “Hope Smolders,” suffering divorcee Jane has positioned her own lifestyles on carry to elevate her kids—until she runs into Will, her ex’s former ally, who convinces her it’s time to begin having enjoyable again.
 
Carly Phillips takes you again to the city of Serendipity, the place overworked Alexa has an rapid reference to a sinfully horny soccer big name at the dance ground. A one-night stand evolves into a number of nights while Luke comes to a decision to educate the great surgeon approximately his personal model of enjoyable. but if it’s time for him to depart city, will those “Perfect Strangers” be capable to say see you later for good?
 
In Jessica Clare’s “Legend of Jane,” an intrepid Bloggess catches the attention of neighborhood legislations enforcement while she will get stuck trespassing. fortunately, Luanne wouldn’t brain getting handcuffed by means of Officer Hotness…
 
Single woman Chelsea is bored with feeling just like the 5th wheel on her weekend jaunt to Lake Placid, until eventually she will get caught out within the chilly and unearths a muscular knight in shining armor to hot her up—in Erin McCarthy’s “Ice Princess.”

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Even More Short & Shivery: Thirty Spine-Tingling Tales

Thirty spine-chilling tales from world wide supply lots of shivers during this spooky assortment. Curl up with outdated associates like Washington Irving’s “Guests from Gibbet Island” and Charles Dickens’s “Chips.” Or make the acquaintance of “The cranium That Spoke” and “The Monster of Baylock”–but watch out for spectral viewers like “The Blood-Drawing Ghost.” This interesting mix of vintage and modern stories from Mexico, China, Poland, Nigeria, and different lands close to and much is ideal for hair-raising examining!

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Collected Stories, Volume 1: History Lesson

By Arthur C. Clarke

One of the 35 book (digital-only) 2012 RosettaBooks releases comprising the total Arthur C. Clarke Collection.

In the name tale of this assortment, Earth has entered its ultimate ice age—precipitated through the cooling of the solar. during this forbidding weather, a small tribe of nomadic human survivors travels towards the equator prior to glaciers relocating down from the North Pole, wearing with them a handful of relics from the twenty first century—and racing opposed to the ice to maintain them from annihilation.

This assortment is a exhibit of groundbreaking tales that combat with the ethical, mental, and moral implications of clinical advancement—written via one of many optimum technological know-how fiction authors of our time.

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The Best Horror of the Year, Volume 5

Darkness, either literal and mental, holds its personal detailed fascination. regardless of our fears, or even as a result of them, readers have consistently been attracted to stories of dying, terror, insanity, and the supernatural, and not more so than at the present time whilst a wildly imaginitive new iteration of darkish dreamers is sporting on within the culture of Poe and Lovecraft and King, crafting exquisitely traumatic literary nightmares that gaze with out flinching into the abyss—and linger within the brain lengthy after.

Multiple award-winning editor Ellen Datlow is aware the darkest corners of fiction and poetry higher than such a lot. once more, she has braved the haunted panorama of contemporary horror to find the main chilling new works by way of either mythical masters of the style and clean younger abilities. listed below are twisted hungers and obsessions, human and another way, in addition to an unsettling number of spine-tingling fears and fantasies. The leading edge of horror hasn't ever minimize deeper than during this finished exhibit of the superior the sphere has to provide. input at your individual hazard.

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The Mammoth Book of Science Fiction

Twenty major technological know-how fiction authors, together with Stephen Baxter, Brian W. Aldiss, Philip okay. Dick, and Connie Willis, chronicle the adjustments and surprises that would befall humanity within the centuries to return. Is the last word Utopia heaven or hell? asks Robert Sheckley in his "A price tag to Tranai." In "The endless Assassin," Greg Egan polices the multiverse for murderers in their exchange selves. Geoffrey A. Landis plumbs the depths of a black gap in "Approaching Perimelasma." those and different tales via James White, Eric Frank Russell, Robert Reed, H. Beam Piper, H. Chandler Elliott, and so on make this essentially the most pleasing and thought-provoking technological know-how fiction anthologies in light-years.

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