Written in English
|LC Classifications||PS3608.A86147 L37 2014|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||336|
|LC Control Number||2014006271|
The Last Magazine is the funniest, most savage takedown of the American news media since Fear and Loathing: On the Campaign Trail ’72, by his hero Hunter S. Thompson.”—James Rosen, The Washington Post “ [ The Last Magazine] is fast and funny and : Penguin Publishing Group. The Last Magazine is a thinly veiled take on Hastings' years at Newsweek, when the top dogs think the Internet and blogging is a fad. This is not a book for the faint of heart. A movie adaptation would be hard pressed to avoid an NC rating/5. The Last Magazine is the funniest, most savage takedown of the American news media since Fear and Loathing: On the Campaign Trail ’72, by his hero Hunter S. Thompson.”—James Rosen, The Washington Post “ [ The Last Magazine] is fast and funny and humane. The Last Magazine book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Presented here in this visual anthology are the current boutique p 4/5.
When renowned journalist Michael Hastings died in a high-speed car accident in , he left behind a secret manuscript hidden in his desk drawer. One year later, almost to the day, the manuscript. 'The Last Magazine' book review: Michael Hastings' posthumous satire on magazine journalism is an engrossing read. By Sherryl Connelly. NEW YORK DAILY NEWS | . The Last Magazine has always been a personal project for all of us, but for our sixteenth issue for Spring , we wanted to take it a bit further and get up close with all of our subjects in a new way. THE LAST MAGAZINE. by Michael Hastings. BUY NOW FROM His protagonist is a young journalist also named Mike Hastings, who has just landed his first job at The Magazine in the dying days of traditional journalism. In wry metacommentary scattered throughout the text, the character Mike—who claims he's the one writing this book—reflects on.
The Last Magazine is the debut novel from Michael Hastings, discovered in his files after his untimely death in June Informed by his own journalistic experiences, it is wickedly funny, sharp, and fast-paced: a great book about print journalism's last glory days, and a compelling first novel from one of America's most treasured reporters.5/5(1). The Last Magazine Michael Hastings. Penguin/Blue Rider, $ (p) ISBN Buy this book. Hastings, the late journalist whose Rolling. Patricia Wall/The New York Times What was meant to be Michael Hastings’s first novel, “The Last Magazine,” is his final and only one. This talented young journalist and war correspondent died last. Now, with the posthumous publication of “The Last Magazine,” a first novel stashed in Hastings’s files, more information is indeed forthcoming for readers and colleagues who, like me, want .