Barry Siegel





Barry Siegel


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in The United States
September 07, 1949

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Barry Siegel is a former national correspondent for the Los Angeles Times who won the Pulitzer Prize for Feature Writing in 2002 for his piece "A Father's Pain, a Judge's Duty, and a Justice Beyond Their Reach". He is an expert on literary journalism and was recruited by the University of California, Irvine to chair that school's new English program in Literary Journalism. Siegel is the author of the influential true crime novel A Death in White Bear Lake, which is considered by many to be a seminal document regarding child abuse. Siegel lives in Sherman Oaks and Irvine, California.

Average rating: 3.92 · 1,494 ratings · 167 reviews · 17 distinct worksSimilar authors
A Death in White Bear Lake:...

4.05 avg rating — 1,039 ratings — published 1990 — 8 editions
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Manifest Injustice: The Tru...

4.08 avg rating — 122 ratings — published 2013 — 4 editions
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The Perfect Witness

3.19 avg rating — 106 ratings — published 1997 — 6 editions
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Actual Innocence

3.27 avg rating — 85 ratings — published 1999 — 4 editions
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Claim of Privilege: A Myste...

3.94 avg rating — 51 ratings — published 2008 — 7 editions
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Lines of Defense

3.31 avg rating — 32 ratings — published 2002 — 6 editions
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1985 Baseball Register

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Claim of Privilege

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1982 Baseball Register

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The Keys to Successful Recr...

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