Books Featuring My Work

“The Girl in the Window” and Other True Tales

An Anthology with Tips for Finding, Reporting, and Writing Nonfiction Narratives

Telling True Stories

A Writers’ Guide from the Nieman Foundation at Harvard University


Twenty-Five Years of Front-Page Journalism


Not To Screw Up Your Journalism

Always Get the Name of the Dog 

A Guide to Media Interviewing

Feature Writing

The Pursuit of Excellence by Edward Jay Friedlander and John Lee

Girl in the Window

E-Book Edition

Writers on Writing

Inside the lives of 55 Distinguished Writers & Editors


The Complete Guide to Writing Narrative Nonfiction

The Best American Newspaper Narratives

Volume 6

The Best American Newspaper Narratives

Volume 7