Books by Jonathan Coleman

WEST BY WEST by Jerry West
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 19, 2011

"In a genre notorious for merely waving pompoms, West offers an unusually candid account of his personal and professional life."
From the player so iconic his silhouette forms the NBA logo, a memoir intended to explain himself to fans and to...himself. Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 1, 1997

"If Coleman inevitably finds little in the way of answers to such dilemmas, he and his readers depart Milwaukee with a richly expanded consciousness of their scope and seriousness, and of the lives at stake in them. (First printing of 65,000; $100,000 ad/promo; author tour)"
In the best tradition of journalistic portraits of urban race relations, a writer's earnest and generous search for some sign of hope in an all-too-typically segregated American city. Read full book review >