The 10 Best Journalism Books

Updated February 26, 2018 by Daniel Imperiale

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We spent 25 hours on research, videography, and editing, to review the top selections for this wiki. 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 picks, we may earn commissions to support our work. 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


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Last updated on February 26, 2018 by Daniel Imperiale

Daniel is a writer, actor, and director living in Los Angeles, CA. He spent a large portion of his 20s roaming the country in search of new experiences, taking on odd jobs in the strangest places, studying at incredible schools, and making art with empathy and curiosity.


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