PRAISE FOR BACKSTORY: JOURNALISTS OFF THE RECORD:
With his fine descriptions and lucid explanations, Sargent joins the company of Lewis Thomas and Stephen jay Gould as a first rate interpreter of modern science.” ~Publisher’s Weekly
It is a gem of Natural History… the best introduction to the original environment of the New England coast.” ~Dr. E. O. Wilson, Harvard University
A joy to read.” ~The Washington Post
Sargent can turn an event as mundane as a rising tide into poetry. This is a book for everyone who loves the shore, especially Cape Cod.” ~The Boston Globe
ABOUT BACKSTORY: JOURNALISTS OFF THE RECORD:
Follow Ericka, Sylvia and Gregor McFadden as they navigate their lives while reporting on the most pressing issues of our time, from the melting permafrost in Siberia to the impact of the coronavirus pandemic in Shanghai, to the war in Ukraine.
This book is a must-read for anyone
interested in the inner workings of journalism and the journalists who
are on the frontlines of uncovering the truth.
With Sargent's insightful guidance, you'll gain a deeper understanding of the lives of these journalists and the tireless work that goes into producing a single article.
You'll see firsthand the dedication and passion that
drives today's journalists.
At the heart of BACKSTORY is a message of hope and a call to action.
Sargent’s reporters are dedicated to shedding light on the catastrophic effects of climate change and the need for immediate action.
It's up to us, as readers, to take their
findings and make a difference.
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