Books by Tom Brokaw

THE FALL OF RICHARD NIXON by Tom Brokaw
Released: Nov. 12, 2019

"Not the first book to turn to when reading about Watergate but still a useful overview of long-ago events."
The veteran newscaster turns in a swift-flowing narrative of the decline and collapse of the Nixon administration. Read full book review >
A LUCKY LIFE INTERRUPTED by Tom Brokaw
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 12, 2015

"Brokaw's account lacks the depth and fire of Christopher Hitchens' Mortality (2013), but it belongs on the same shelf as a wise and oddly comforting look at the toughest news of all."
Veteran news anchor and Greatest Generation chronicler Brokaw (The Time of Our Lives, 2011, etc.) turns inward to report on his battle with cancer.Read full book review >
THE TIME OF OUR LIVES by Tom Brokaw
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Nov. 1, 2011

"An ever-upbeat message from the well-connected yet modest veteran journalist."
The venerable newscaster administers advice for our ailing nation. Read full book review >
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Nov. 13, 2007

"In an evenhanded and well-tempered book, stuffed with a sterling cast of interviewees adding their voices to his, Brokaw does a nice job of trying to crack the code."
Veteran newscaster Brokaw (A Long Way from Home: Growing Up in the American Heartland, 2002, etc.) turns in proof positive of the theory of relativity: Arlo Guthrie and Dick Cheney inhabited the 1960s at the same time. Read full book review >