When Bad Things Happen, Will People Look For Good In Books?
- After the Attack, Industry Moves Forward. Milliot, Jim; Zeitchik, Steven; Baker, John F. // Publishers Weekly;9/24/2001, Vol. 248 Issue 39, p9
Focuses on the impact of the terrorist attack in the United States, on September 11, 2001, on the publishing industry. Problems brought by the terrorist attack; Cancellation of book launchings; Effect of the attack on bestseller list; Response of university presses on the attack.
- Jonathan Safran Foer. Shenk, Joshua Wolf // Mother Jones;May/Jun2005, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p78
Interviews author Jonathan Safran Foer about his book "Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close" and his profession. Risk taken by Foer in dealing with the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in the book; Writing style of Foer; Best and worst part about having a best-seller in a young age.
- Foreign Affairs Bestsellers. // Foreign Affairs;Nov/Dec2006, Vol. 85 Issue 6, p184
The article provides a list of the top ten best-selling books concerning American foreign policy and international affairs. Among the books included are: "The World Is Flat: A Brief History of the Twenty-first Century," by Thomas L. Friedman; "Fiasco: The American Military Adventure in Iraq,"...
- Talking Heads. Maughan, Shannon // Publishers Weekly;7/5/2004, Vol. 251 Issue 27, p16
Provides information on the popularity of political audiobooks in the U.S. Impact of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack in the country and the U.S.-led war in Iraq on the profile of political books; Best-selling political titles that expressed a range of political viewpoints; Information...
- Accentuate the positive. Klein, Ed // Fairfield County Business Journal;9/9/2002, Vol. 41 Issue 36, p13
Reports on the positive effects of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in the U.S. Awareness of the public to the risks of terrorism; Unity of people to prevent terrorism; Confidence of the people on the success of the war against terrorism.
- United States Has Fallen Victim to Clinton's Inability to Say 'No'. Holzer, Henry Mark; Holzer, Erika // Insight on the News;10/15/2001, Vol. 17 Issue 38, p46
Criticizes the manner in which the administration of former United States (U.S.) President Bill Clinton handled anti-terrorist initiatives. List of terrorist attacks against the U.S. and its allies; Response of the former administration to the attacks; Failure to enhance intelligence capabilities.
- SEPT. 11, 2001: TEN YEARS AFTER THE ATTACKS. // Christian Science Monitor;9/17/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 205, p19
Presents a fictional account of the effects of a terrorist attack on the United States, as seen from 10 years after the fact.
- A DEFINING MOMENT IN HISTORY STAND TALL. King, Joyce; Bruno, Debra; Davis, Avi; Abbady, Tal; Prusher, Ilene; DeGroot, Gerard J.; Sadeed, Suraya; McGovern, Ray // Christian Science Monitor;9/17/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 205, p20
Presents individual comments and thoughts concerning the terrorist attack on the United States.
- MEMORIES OF GRATITUDE ABIDE. Weaver, Jonathan // Christian Science Monitor;9/17/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 205, p23
Presents the thoughts of the author concerning a terrorist attack on the World Trade Center in New York City, and his religious faith.