eBook Newsmakers, 2014 Edition

  • Series Name: Newsmakers Series
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  • ISBN-10: 1414482264
  • ISBN-13: 9781414482262
  • DDC: 920.009
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 771 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released March 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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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.

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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.

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    ISBN-10: 1414480881 | ISBN-13: 9781414480886

Table of Contents

Ai Weiwei 1957-.
Artist.
Almazbek Atambayev 1956-.
President of Kyrgyzstan.
Antonio Berardi 1968-.
Fashion designer.
Nate Berkus 1971-
Interior designer and television show host.
Miguel Cabrera 1983-.
Professional baseball player.
Perry Chen 1976(?)-.
Founder of Kickstarter.com.
Louis C.K. 1967-.
Comedian, writer, and actor.
Bill Clegg 1971(?)-.
Author and literary agent.
Kat Dennings 1986-.
Actress.
Junot Diaz 1968-.
Author.
Ron A.M. Fouchier 1966-.
Virologist.
Anjali Gopalan 1957-.
Founder of the Naz Foundation.
Chris Hayes 1979(?)-.
Television show host, author, and editor.
Sean Hayes 1970-.
Actor.
Chris Hemsworth 1983-.
Actor.
Todd Hills 1964(?)-.
Founder of Pawngo.com.
Matthew Inman 1982(?)-.
Founder of the Oatmeal.com.
Little Big Town.
Country group.
Christian Marcklay 1955-.
Artist.
Michel Martelly 1961-.
President of Haiti.
Jillian Medoff 1963-.
Author.
Mario Monti 1943-.
Prime minister of Italy.
Mumford & Sons.
Folk group.
Martin O'Malley 1963-.
Governor of Maryland.
Simon Rich 1983-.
Author.
Seth Rudetsky 1965(?)-.
Radio host, writer, and actor.
Henrik Schärfe 1968-.
Professor and researcher.
Lee Smith 1944-.
Author.
Morgan Spurlock 1970-.
Filmmaker and writer.
Jim Steyer 1956(?)-.
Social advocate, attorney, and professor.
Joseph Stiglitz 1943-.
Economist.
Frederic Thil 1961-.
Chief Executive Officer of Ferrero France.
Emily VanCamp 1986-.
Actress.
James Van Der Beek 1977-.
Actor.
Sofia Vergara 1972-.
Actress.
Kerry Washington 1977-.
Actress.
Obituaries .
Jan Berenstain 1923-2012.
Children's book author and illustrator.
Dick Clark 1929-2012.
Television show host.
Levon Helm 1940-2012.
Musician.
Davy Jones 1945-2012.
Singer and actor.
Nicholas Katzenbach 1922-2012.
U.S. Attorney General.
Thomas Kinkade 1958-2012.
Painter.
Kenneth Price 1935-2012.
Sculptor.
Adrienne Rich 1929-2012.
Poet.
Pierre Schoendoerffer 1928-2012.
Filmmaker.
Earl Scruggs 1924-2012.
Musician.
Maurice Sendak 1928-2012.
Author and illustrator.
Robert B. Sherman 1925-2012.
Songwriter.
Mike Wallace 1918-2012.
Journalist.
Adam Yauch 1964-2012.
Rapper.