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Jim Lehrer

Full Name: Jim Lehrer
Gender: Male
Hometown: Wichita, Kansas
Born: 1934-05-19
Number of Works: 26
James Charles Lehrer is an American journalist and the news anchor for The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer on PBS, known for his role as a frequent debate moderator during elections. Lehrer is an author of non-fiction and fiction, drawing from his experiences and interests in history and politics.



ISBN: 1586480421, 9781586480424
Keywords: prisoner, special
Pages: 240
Published: 2000
  • Rating: 80%

John Quincy Watson was a young bomber pilot flying the new B-29 Superfortress in a mission over Japan when he was shot down and taken prisoner. Designated a "special prisoner," as were all Allied airmen, he, along with his comrades, suffered and almost indescribably brutal POW experience under a vicious camp commandant that Watson, with his friends, dubs the "the Hyena." When a chance encounter years after the war brings Watson, now Bishop Watson, into contact with a man he believes to be the Hyena, the Bishop must struggle with an anger and a desire for vengeance he though
ISBN: 0812968220, 9780812968224
Keywords: certain
Pages: 240
Published: 2002
  • Rating: 60%

On a hillside overlooking Burnside Bridge—the focus of the Battle of Antietam—souvenir hunters find the unmarked grave of an unknown Union officer. Don Spaniel, an archeologist in the National Park Service, is called in to examine the remains. He soon discovers that the officer was murdered and that his identification disk could not possibly belong to him, since its rightful owner is buried elsewhere. So who was this officer? Where did he come from? And why was he killed?In a swift narrative deftly combining the past with the present, Jim Lehrer has created an engrossing story tha
ISBN: 189162041X, 9781891620416
Keywords: widow
Pages: 211
Published: 1997
  • Rating: 60%
ISBN: 0345468031, 9780345468031
Keywords: novel, affair, franklin
Pages: 224
Published: 2005
  • Rating: 60%
ISBN: 1400064872, 9781400064878
Keywords: novel, eureka
Pages: 240
Published: 2007
  • Rating: 60%
ISBN: 1400067634, 9781400067633
Keywords: novel, super
Pages: 224
Published: 2010
  • Rating: 60%
ISBN: 1400064864, 9781400064861
Keywords: novel, marine, phony
Pages: 224
Published: 2006
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 1400067626, 9781400067626
Keywords: novel, johnny
Pages: 240
Published: 2009
  • Rating: 60%
ISBN: 0345468023, 9780345468024
Keywords: novel, crows, flying
Pages: 256
Published: 2004
  • Rating: 60%

With Flying Crows, veteran newsman and bestselling author Jim Lehrer has written his most powerful novel, a work that moves masterfully from past to present and back again to solve the mystery that is American mayhem.In 1997, police discover an old homeless man in the Kansas City train station. “Birdie Carlucci” claims he has lived there since 1933, hiding out in the storeroom of a Harvey House restaurant. Kansas City cop Lieutenant Randy Benton decides to discover the truth behind Birdie’s tale—and finds himself on a ride that leads ever backward into our country’