In equal measure famous and infamous, Janet Malcolm's book charts the true story of a lawsuit between Jeffrey MacDonald, a convicted murderer, and Joe McGinniss, the author of a book about the crime.
Lauded as one of the Modern Libraries "100 Best Works of Nonfiction", The Journalist and the Murderer is in equal measure fascinating and controversial, a contemporary classic of reportage.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 224 pages
- Publisher: Granta Books
- Publication Date: 07/06/2012
- Category: Criminal investigation & detection
- ISBN: 9781847085344