Books by Alan S. Cowell

THE PARIS CORRESPONDENT by Alan S. Cowell
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 1, 2011

"A stylish, expertly drawn novel about the characters who made journalism what it was, and whose disappearance is making journalism what it is now."
Storied globetrotting newspaperman Joe Shelby and his longtime friend and editor Ed Clancy, newly installed as glorified web-copy providers at the Paris Star, curse the exigencies of the digital age while basking in their memories of the hallowed age of print. Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: Aug. 5, 2008

"A well-told true-crime tale mixed with expert political/historical analysis."
New York Times London bureau chief Cowell (A Walking Guide, 2003, etc.) investigates the murder of KGB agent turned defector Alexander Litvinenko. Read full book review >
A WALKING GUIDE by Alan S. Cowell
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 1, 2003

"Polished and skillful debut, but the four self-indulgent, self-destructive principals are uniformly unlovable."
A hard-driving reporter returns to the mountains of his Cumbrian youth to face his own mortality. Read full book review >