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10 books about journalism

Pick up one of these featured titles on journalism in May 2021.

There are hundreds of books published on journalism. To save you time trying to find your next read, we pull together 10 of the most popular titles with updated prices for delivery to your door.

Ghosting the News: Local Journalism and the Crisis of American Democracy by Margaret Sullivan

Category: Media & Communications

This book was published last year by Columbia Global Reports and takes approximately 3.5 hours to read.

You Can't Make This Stuff Up: The Complete Guide to Writing Creative Nonfiction -- from Memoir to Literary Journalism and Everything in Between by Lee Gutkind

Category: Reference

This book was published 9 years ago by Da Capo Lifelong Books and takes approximately 9.6 hours to read.

50 Years of Rolling Stone: The Music, Politics and People that Shaped Our Culture by Rolling Stone LLC

Category: Performing Arts

This book was published 4 years ago by Abrams and takes approximately 9.6 hours to read.

There's No Crying in Newsrooms: What Women Have Learned about What It Takes to Lead by Kristin Grady Gilger

Category: Journalists

This book was published 2 years ago by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers and takes approximately 7.2 hours to read.

On All Fronts: The Education of a Journalist by Clarissa Ward

Category: Television Performers

This book was published last year by Penguin Press and takes approximately 11.2 hours to read.

All About the Story: News, Power, Politics, and the Washington Post by Leonard Downie Jr

Category: United States

This book was published last year by PublicAffairs and takes approximately 13.3 hours to read.

Up All Night: Ted Turner, CNN, and the Birth of 24-Hour News by Lisa Napoli

Category: Performing Arts

This book was published last year by Abrams Press and takes approximately 10.7 hours to read.

How To Write Non-Fiction: Turn Your Knowledge Into Words (Books for Writers) by Joanna Penn

Category: Creativity

This book was published 3 years ago by Curl Up Press and takes approximately 12.0 hours to read.

A Very Stable Genius: Donald J. Trump's Testing of America by Philip Rucker

Category: U.S. Presidents

This book was published last year by Penguin Press and takes approximately 16.0 hours to read.

Slanted: How the News Media Taught Us to Love Censorship and Hate Journalism by Sharyl Attkisson

Category: Journalism & Nonfiction

This book was published last year by Harper and takes approximately 10.7 hours to read.

We estimate total reading time by multiplying a book's page count by an average reading speed of 2 minutes per page. Summaries sourced from Google Books.

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