Books by William J. Birnes

THE LIFE AND TIMES OF MICKEY ROONEY by Richard A. Lertzman
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 20, 2015

"A comprehensive portrait of Mickey the screw-up; those wanting a more considered portrait of the artist will be disappointed."
The scuzzy life and desperate times of a movie icon. Read full book review >
HEALTH & MEDICINE
Released: May 1, 2013

"A thin, mostly secondhand portrait of a misguided doctor and the harm he caused his famous clientele."
JFK, his rogue doctor and the conspiracy to kill a meth-addicted president. Read full book review >
RELIGION
Released: Sept. 15, 2009

"Shallow and unpersuasive."
Intriguing but insufficiently skeptical account of the paranormal in American history. Read full book review >
Released: April 17, 2007

"Does the world blow up? Only the most doggedly persistent of readers will care to find out."
In space, no one can hear you scream—especially if the satellites grow cold. Read full book review >