The best books on Investigative Journalism


1. A Hack’s Progress by Phillip Knightley


2. Berlin Diary by William Shirer


3. Blood and Sand by Frank Gardner


4. Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right by Jane Mayer


5. Fame and Obscurity by Gay Talese


6. Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas by Hunter S. Thompson


7. Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital by Sheri Fink


8. Floater by Calvin Trillin


9. Hell’s Angels: A Strange and Terrible Saga by Hunter S. Thompson


10. My Trade: A Short History of British Journalism by Andrew Marr


11. Pledged: The Secret Life of Sororities by Alexandra Robbins


12. Prisoner Without a Name, Cell Without a Number by Jacobo Timerman


13. Reporting by Lillian Ross


14. Silent Spring by Rachel Carson


15. Sound Reporting: The NPR Guide to Audio Journalism and Production by Jonathan Kern


16. Tell Me No Lies: Investigative Journalism and its Triumphs by John Pilger


17. Ten Days in a Mad-House by Nellie Bly


18. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot


19. The John McPhee Reader by John McPhee


20. The Journalist and the Murderer by Janet Malcolm


21. The Kandy-Kolored Tangerine-Flake Streamline Baby by Tom Wolfe


22. The Press by A.J. Liebling


23. The Promised Land by Nicholas Lemann


24. The Universal Journalist by David Randall


25. War Reporting For Cowards by Chris Ayres


26. 1,001 Afternoons in Chicago by Ben Hecht


27. Dispatches by Michael Herr


28. Fear and Loathing on the Campaign Trail ’72 by Hunter S. Thompson


29. Scoop by Evelyn Waugh


30. Stick it Up Your Punter!: The Uncut Story of the ‘Sun’ Newspaper by Peter Chippindale & Chris Horrie


31. The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test by Tom Wolfe


32. The Elements of journalism: What Newspeople Should Known and the Public Should Expect by Bill Kovach and Tom Rosential


33. The Jungle by Upton Sinclair


34. The New Journalism by Tom Wolfe


35. Towards the End of the Morning by Michael Frayn


36. Good Times, Bad Times by Harold Evans


37. Nickel and Dimed by Barbara Ehrenreich


38. In Cold Blood by Truman Capote


39. All the President’s Men by Carl Bernstein and Bob Woodward


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