Of Blackguards and Blatherskites: An Interview with Simon Read

Simon Read has a gift for bringing the past to life. His most recent book, War of Words, harkens back to the thrilling—and violent—days of yesteryear.

“War of Words” Book Giveaway

Simon Read has a gift for bringing the past to life in a vibrant and compelling fashion. I've been reading his latest book, War of Words, for the past few days and, as a result, have been engulfed in the seedy world of San Francisco's newspaper circulation wars circa 1865. What's more, Read's research brings…Read more “War of Words” Book Giveaway