I'm the author of nine published books, including "Crazy Man Crazy: The Bill Haley Story," co-written with Bill Haley Jr., (Backbeat Books and Omnibus Press, 2019); four books about the Motown Record Company, including "The Story of Motown" (Grove Press, 1979, Rare Bird Books, September, 2018), "The Lost Supreme: The Life of Dreamgirl Florence Ballard" (Lawrence Hill Books, 2008), and "Mary Wells: The Tumultuous Life of Motown's First Superstar" (Chicago Review Press, 2012); plus three previous books about investigative reporting, journalism, and publishing. Now looking for new book projects.
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This is my author website, which includes information about all nine of my published books, reviews about them, (including the glowing, full-page review of "Mary Wells" in the Wall Street Journal,) my upcoming author appearances, etc.
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This is an article I wrote that Rolling Stone published in 2014 about the recent attempt to make a movie of my sixth published book, "The Lost Supreme: The Life of Dreamgirl Florence Ballard." (Lawrence Hill Books, 2008).
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This is the website for my book, "Mary Wells: The Tumultuous Life of Motown's First Superstar.(Chicago Review Press, 2012.)
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