We are open! For operations and delivery updates due to COVID-19. (click here)
0

Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - Shooting Straight by Piers Morgan

Despite many wanting him to fail, Piers Morgan took over from US TV legend Larry King at CNN in 2010 and went on to cover some of the most shocking news events in recent US history, such as the killing of Osama bin Laden, the devastation caused by Hurricane Irene and horrific shooting rampages including the Sandy Hook school massacre.

In Shooting Straight Piers shares the diaries that he kept in this rollercoaster period of his life.

Thrown right into the maelstrom of the US media, Piers finds himself rubbing shoulders with everyone from Mel Gibson and Charlie Sheen to the US President himself. Not to mention, Oprah, Rod Stewart, Meryl Streep, Woody Allen, Dustin Hoffman, Janet Jackson, Stevie Wonder, Barbra Streisand, Goldie Hawn, the Dalai Lama and Iranian leader Mahmoud Ahmadinejad...
As Piers gets more and more drawn into commenting on American culture, one issue - gun control - provokes the most incredible and heart-rending response of all, dividing the country dramatically. And, as usual, Piers is in the thick of it.

Buy Shooting Straight by Piers Morgan from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780091933227
ISBN-10: 0091933226
Format: Paperback / softback
(234mm x 153mm x 26mm)
Pages: 368
Imprint: Ebury Press
Publisher: Ebury Publishing
Publish Date: 17-Oct-2013
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions - Shooting Straight by Piers Morgan

Book Reviews - Shooting Straight by Piers Morgan

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Shooting Straight book by Piers Morgan and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)


Author Biography - Piers Morgan

Piers Morgan worked as a gossip columnist for the Sun before going on to edit the News of the World and then the Daily Mirror, until he was sacked in 2004 when he published photos of British soldiers apparently abusing Iraqi prisoners of war. He has since presented a number of TV shows including The Dark Side of Fame, You Can t Fire Me, I m Famous for BBC1 and Britain s Got Talent for ITV1 and written for GQ. He shot to fame in the US as a judge on the top-rated show America s Got Talent and wowed American audiences on Celebrity Apprentice. He currently hosts a primetime talk show in America Piers Morgan Live and the UK chat show Piers Morgan s Life Stories on ITV1, as well as writing a weekly column for the Mail on Sunday s EVENT magazine.

A Preview for this title is currently not available.