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Ken Burns Documentary.

An essay on my thoughts about the upcoming Ken Burns documentary.     Vietquake  

September 5, 2017 | By | 3 Replies More

INTERVIEW ON NPR’S LEONARD LOPATE SHOW

This link will take you to a podcast of my interview today, 8/14/17, with Leonard Lopate on WNYC, the New York City NPR affiliate. http://www.wnyc.org/story/rumor-war/ Or you can listen to it below (27 min.):

August 14, 2017 | By | Reply More

NEW FILM/TV OPTION FOR ACTS OF FAITH

I signed today, July 17, 2017, an option agreement for Acts of Faith with Mad Rabbit Productions, an indie production company based in Toronto and Los Angeles. The goal is to develop a 4 – to – 8 part episodic TV series adapted from my 2005 novel. Mad Rabbit is a joint venture between the […]

July 17, 2017 | By | 10 Replies More

NEW REVIEW OF SOME RISE BY SIN

An excellent review of SOME RISE BY SIN appeared in this weekend editions of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: http://www.post-gazette.com/ae/books/2017/06/18/Some-Rise-By-Sin-A-priest-s-struggle-with-a-Mexican-drug-gang-Philip-Caputo/stories/201706180027

June 18, 2017 | By | 1 Reply More

SOME RISE BY SIN REVIEWED BY “THE VETERAN”

Here is a link to a review of SOME RISE BY SIN that appears in the official magazine of the Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA): https://vvabooks.wordpress.com/

May 24, 2017 | By | 1 Reply More

SOME RISE BY SIN SEATTLE TIMES REVIEW

SOME RISE BY SIN REVIEWED IN SEATTLE TIMES http://www.seattletimes.com/entertainment/books/philip-caputos-latest-heads-deeper-into-mexico-drug-wars/

May 14, 2017 | By | 1 Reply More

SOME RISE BY SIN ON TV

SOME RISE BY SIN gets a plug at the 1:43 minute mark. http://www.newschannel5.com/talk-of-the-town/bookman-bookwomans-favorite-new-best-sellers.

May 9, 2017 | By | 1 Reply More

ANOTHER LAND GRAB

Conservatives complain (and complain and complain) that there is too much government in our lives. In reality, we live in an age when the corporation, especially those companies in the high-tech, digital sector, dominate. They reign supreme. This link, from the Authors Guild, shows what one famous online retailer is trying to do to my […]

May 8, 2017 | By | 2 Replies More

NEW YORK TIMES REVIEW, SOME RISE BY SIN

Here is the link to a review of SOME RISE BY SIN that will appear in the print editions of the New York Time Book Review on Sunday, June 25 and is now available online: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/06/19/books/review/some-rise-by-sin-philip-caputo.html If the reviews from the Seattle Times, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Kirkus, Library Journal, Booklist, etc. gave the novel an […]

May 5, 2017 | By | Reply More

FERGUSON LIBRARY EVENT

Click on the link below for more info on the Ferguson Library event on May 11 in Stamford, CT. Book Launch: Some Rise by Sin: A Novel by Philip Caputo

April 28, 2017 | By | 1 Reply More
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