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Tease photo for 'Shooting Saddam': Encinitas Cameraman Goes Behind The Scenes Of Hussein Trial

'Shooting Saddam': Encinitas Cameraman Goes Behind The Scenes Of Hussein Trial

July 16
By Midday Edition

In his memoir, Dennis Lynch offers a behind-the-scenes look at the trial that led to the conviction and execution of the deposed Iraqi leader.

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'Mathemagician' Arthur Benjamin To Perform In La Jolla

Oct. 13
By Midday Edition

In his new book, "The Magic of Math: Solving for x and Figuring Out Why," Arthur Benjamin uses mental magic tricks to engage his readers in solving math problems.

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Author Michael Hiltzik On 'Big Science'

July 8
By Midday Edition

A new book traces the path science research has taken since middle-20th century and the work of one man who was pivotal in that change.

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Writer Explores San Diego’s Best Scenic Drives

Sept. 2
By Midday Edition

As a kid growing up in San Diego, Jack Brandais remembers going on Sunday drives. He compiled some of his favorite scenic drives, from the coast to the back country, in a series of Kindle books called Joyride Guru.

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What It Takes For Non-Traditional College Students To Succeed In San Diego

Sept. 1
By Midday Edition
By Evening Edition

Roughly 50 percent of San Diego community college students are 25 or older. What does it take for those so-called "non-traditional students" to succeed in college?

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Story Of Murder In San Diego Inspires Book On Forgiveness

Aug. 27
By Midday Edition

Azim Khamisa's story of forgiveness after his son's murder inspired journalist Megan Feldman Bettencourt to write a book on the topic. It's called "Triumph of the Heart Forgiveness in an Unforgiving World."

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Female War Correspondents 'Race For Paris' To Cover World War II

Aug. 19
By Midday Edition

In her new novel, best-selling author Meg Waite Clayton tells the story of two American journalists who are on a mission to document the Liberation of Paris from Nazi Germany.

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New Seuss Book Out Of The Bone Pile And Onto Bookshelves

July 31
By Evening Edition

The manuscript for "What Pet Should I Get?" by Theodor Geisel was discovered in 2013 in a box of notes and sketches, which he referred to as the "bone pile."

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Latest Seuss Book Celebrated At UCSD Geisel Library Event

July 28
By City News Service

"What Pet Should I Get?" is based on materials found two years ago in a box at the La Jolla home of Audrey Geisel, the widow of the beloved Theodor "Dr. Seuss" Geisel.

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How An Orange County Housewife Uncovered The Truth Behind Her Mother's Death

July 27
By Midday Edition

In March 2006, a Vista businesswoman went missing. Ten days later her body was found near San Felipe, Mexico. Authorities said it was murder, but when her daughter tried to find the killer, she found unexpected answers.

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How San Diego Authors Respond To Changing World Of Book Publishing

July 22
By Midday Edition

What makes a best-seller? What are the key things authors need to learn about their business? Midday Edition explores an effort in San Diego to teach authors to become business people.

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San Diego County Author Examines Drug War Consequences

June 23
By Midday Edition
By Evening Edition

"The Cartel" is a sequel to Don Winslow's bestseller, "The Power of the Dog." Both books are crime thrillers, but in terms of research and scope, they qualify as a quasi-history of the drug war.

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UC San Diego Professor Explores History Of Madness In New Book

June 22
By Midday Edition

A UC San Diego sociology professor examines how mental illness has been viewed through the centuries in his book, "Madness In Civilization: A Cultural History of Insanity, from the Bible to Freud, from the Madhouse to Modern Medicine."

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Friend Or Frenemy: San Diego Author Raises Red Flags On Manipulators

June 4
By Midday Edition

San Diego County Deputy District Attorney Wendy Patrick shares tips on how to read people in "Red Flags: How to Spot Frenemies, Underminers and Toxic People in Every Part of Your Life."

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San Diego Blogger Releases New Book On Sensitivity

June 3
By Midday Edition

As a San Diego blog helps others understand life as a "highly sensitive person." Researchers are studying the HSP personality trait to see if it is also genetic.