Updated February 25, 2018 by Daniel Imperiale

The 10 Best Journalism Books

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This wiki has been updated 13 times since it was first published in February of 2018. Whether you're an avid news reader with a desire to know more about the inner workings of the business, or you are an aspiring reporter who wants a leg up on the competition, the journalism books on our list have a lot to offer. They include stories from the past, techniques to make you a better writer, and even conversations with noted journalists of our time. When users buy our independently chosen editorial recommendations, we may earn commissions to help fund the Wiki. Skip to the best journalism book on Amazon.

10. The New York Times: Complete Civil War 1861-1865

9. The Best American Sports Writing 2017

8. All The President's Men

7. Sound Reporting:

6. The New New Journalism

5. Guide To News Writing

4. Beyond News: The Future of Journalism

3. The Investigative Reporter's Handbook

2. The Mammoth Book Of Journalism

1. The Elements Of Journalism

Daniel Imperiale
Last updated on February 25, 2018 by Daniel Imperiale

Daniel Imperiale holds a bachelor’s degree in writing, and proudly fled his graduate program in poetry to pursue a quiet life at a remote Alaskan fishery. After returning to the contiguous states, he took up a position as an editor and photographer of the prestigious geek culture magazine “Unwinnable” before turning his attention to the field of health and wellness. In recent years, he has worked extensively in film and music production, making him something of a know-it-all when it comes to camera equipment, musical instruments, recording devices, and other audio-visual hardware. Daniel’s recent obsessions include horology (making him a pro when it comes to all things timekeeping) and Uranium mining and enrichment (which hasn’t proven useful just yet).

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