Anthony Summers



Anthony Summers is the bestselling author of eight nonfiction books. His investigative books include Not in Your Lifetime, the critically acclaimed book about the assassination of John F. Kennedy; Official & Confidential: The Secret Life of J. Edgar Hoover; and most recently The Eleventh Day, on the 9/11 attacks—a finalist for the 2012 Pulitzer Prize for History. ...more

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Goddess: The Secret Lives o...

3.90 avg rating — 2,532 ratings — published 1985 — 37 editions
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Official and Confidential: ...

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Sinatra: The Life

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The Eleventh Day: 9/11 - Th...

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The Arrogance of Power: The...

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The Kennedy Conspiracy

3.97 avg rating — 784 ratings — published 1980 — 28 editions
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A Matter of Honor: Pearl Ha...

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Looking For Madeleine

3.47 avg rating — 221 ratings — published 2014 — 10 editions
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The File on the Tsar

3.65 avg rating — 124 ratings — published 1976 — 7 editions
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The Secret Worlds of Stephe...

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“Honey, we all got to go sometime, reason or no reason. Dyin’s as natural as livin’; man who’s afraid to die is too afraid to live, far as I’ve ever seen. So there’s nothing to do but forget it, that’s all. Seems to me”
Anthony Summers, Goddess: The Secret Lives of Marilyn Monroe

“I cannot believe we want our great nation to become a land where our personal privacy and our personal freedom are jeopardized by the abuse of power by a police official who seems to believe he is a law unto himself ~ George McGovern”
Anthony Summers, Official and Confidential: The Secret Life of J. Edgar Hoover

“On May 8 Edgar went to the White House to discuss the problem with the President and senior members of the cabinet. The outcome was that for the first time, Edgar gained official sanction to conduct political intelligence.”
Anthony Summers, Official and Confidential: The Secret Life of J. Edgar Hoover

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