Books by Harold Evans

DO I MAKE MYSELF CLEAR? by Harold Evans
ESSAYS & ANTHOLOGIES
Released: May 11, 2017

"Thoughtful ruminations about current language mixed with praise for clarity and disdain for murkiness."
Although this is yet another how-to, self-help text for would-be writers—with some of the usual hand-wringing and teeth-gnashing about the abuses of English today—this one merits more attention because it comes from the keyboard of a celebrated journalist and editor. Read full book review >
MY PAPER CHASE by Harold Evans
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Nov. 5, 2009

"Despite the title, Evans's memoir is more than relevant in the age of computer news; good reporting still demands what Evans exemplifies here—honesty, courage and dogged determination."
One of the great editors of our era chronicles his life in news reporting and book publishing. Read full book review >
Released: Oct. 8, 1998

"A handsome overview of America in recent times. (First printing of 75,000; Book-of-the-Month Club alternate selection; History Book Club main selection; author tour)"
Evans (Good Times, Bad Times, 1984, etc.), former president of the Random House Trade Group and present editorial director of the New York Daily News, US News and World Report, and the Atlantic Monthly, offers a brisk narrative history of America in the 20th century, giving equal weight to "the personalities and events of America's second century." Read full book review >