eBook Newsmakers, 2015 Edition

  • Series Name: Newsmakers Series
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  • ISBN-10: 1414497792
  • ISBN-13: 9781414497792
  • DDC: 920.009
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 771 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released March 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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Overview

This attractive visually interesting quarterly provides profiles of the people making today's headlines. A hardbound annual accumulation makes Newsmakers a permanent reference source on 200 newsmakers of the year. Four indexes help patrons locate entries by name, nationality, occupation and subject. Separate obituaries provide concise profiles of recently deceased newsmakers. Some of the newsmakers featured in the 2015 edition include Kristen Bell, Hunter Hayes, Mark Rutte, and Katherine Boo.

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Newsmakers Series

Newsmakers – published quarterly in softcover – provides timely and informative profiles of the world’s most interesting people. A hardbound annual cumulation makes Newsmakers a permanent reference source on 200 newsmakers of the year. Four indexes help readers locate entries by name, nationality, occupation and subject. Separate obituaries provide concise profiles of recently deceased newsmakers.

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  • 50 new biographies have been added to this edition.
  • Circulation of reference content.
  • Cross searching.
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  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1414497113 | ISBN-13: 9781414497112

Table of Contents

Reem Acra 1961(?)-.
Fashion designer.
Manal al-Sharif 1979-.
Activist.
José Andrés 1969-.
Chef.
Mary Barra 1961-.
Chief Executive Officer of General Motors.
Kristen Bell 1980-.
Actress.
Katherine Boo 1964-.
Journalist and author.
Allie Brosh 1985-.
Blogger, cartoonist, and author.
Bobby Cannavale 1971(?)-.
Actor.
James Cromwell 1940-.
Actor.
Kaley Cuoco 1985-.
Actress.
Nicole Curtis 1976(?)-
Television host.
Nick D’Aloisio 1995-.
Entrepreneur and computer programmer.
Wendy Davis 1963-.
State senator.
Michael Ealy 1973-.
Actor.
Gabriel Ebert 1987-.
Actor.
Jane Green 1968-.
Author.
Hunter Hayes 1991-.
Country singer.
Marillyn Hewson 1953-.
Chief Executive Officer of Lockheed Martin.
Christina Baker Kline 1964-.
Author.
Tracy Letts 1965-.
Playwright and actor.
Ricardo Martinelli 1952-.
President of Panama.
Gracia Martore 1952(?)-.
Chief Executive Officer of Gannett.
Claire McCaskill 1953-.
U.S. senator.
Lea Michele 1986-.
Actress and singer.
Patina Miller 1984-.
Actress.
Liane Moriarty 1966-.
Author and copywriter.
Phiona Mutesi 1996(?)-.
Chess player.
The National.
Rock group.
Lily Rabe 1982-.
Actress.
Robin Roberts 1960-.
Newscaster.
Mark Rutte 1967-.
Prime minister of the Netherlands.
Ruta Sepetys 1967-.
Author and entertainment manager.
Trish Summerville 1969-.
Costume designer.
Anne Sweeney 1957-.
Co-chairman of Disney Media Networks.
Courtney B. Vance 1960-.
Actor.
Rebel Wilson 1980-.
Actress and writer.
Patty Andrews 1918-2013.
Singer.
Fontella Bass 1940-2012.
Singer.
Dave Brubeck 1920-2012.
Pianist and composer.
Charles Durning 1923-2012.
Actor.
Jack Klugman 1922-2012.
Actor.
Ed Koch 1924-2013.
Politician, author, and commentator.
Gerda Lerner 1920-2013.
Historian.
Mindy McCready 1975-2013.
Country singer.
Stan Musial 1920-2013.
Professional basketball player.
Oscar Niemeyer 1907-2012.
Architect.
Patti Page 1927-2013.
Singer.
Ravi Shankar 1920-2012.
Sitarist and composer.
Abigail Van Buren 1918-2013.
Advice columnist.
N. Joseph Woodland 1921-2012.
Inventor.