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Jonathan Eig


Mr. Eig is appearing courtesy of the Arizona Daily Star

Jonathan Eig is the New York Times best-selling author of five books: "Ali: A Life," "Luckiest Man," "Opening Day," "Get Capone" and "The Birth of the Pill."

Ken Burns calls Jonathan Eig a master storyteller. Before writing books, Jonathan worked as a reporter for The Wall Street Journal, Chicago magazine, The Dallas Morning News and the New Orleans Times-Picayune. He has also written for The New York Times, The New Yorker and The Washington Post. He has appeared on NBC’s Today Show, NPR’s Fresh Air with Terry Gross and on numerous documentaries.

Jonathan lives in Chicago with his wife and children.

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Books:
Ali: A Life
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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
October 2017
ISBN 9780544435247
Hardcover, 640 pages
$30.00, INSTORE
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The definitive biography of an American icon, from aNew York Times best-selling author with unique access to Ali's inner circle He was the wittiest, the prettiest, the strongest, the bravest, and, of course, the greatest (as he told us over and over again). More/less

The Birth of the Pill: How Four Crusaders Reinvented Sex and Launched a Revolution
Current Issues / Politics / Social Science
W.W. Norton & Co.
ISBN 9780393351897
Paperback, 416 pages
$16.95, INSTOCK
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A Chicago Tribune "Best Books of 2014" • A Slate "Best Books 2014: Staff Picks" • A St. More/less

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