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Pete Hamill (1935–2020)

Author of Forever

Includes the names: P Hamill, Pete Hamil, Pete Hamill, Peter Hamill, Pete Hammill, Peter Pete; Hamill Hamil

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5,452 (7,625)2183,440 (3.74)200
Forever 1,593 copies, 37 reviews
Snow in August 1,016 copies, 35 reviews
North River 644 copies, 27 reviews
A Drinking Life: A Memoir 533 copies, 8 reviews
Downtown: My Manhattan 394 copies, 11 reviews
Tabloid City 235 copies, 20 reviews
The Guns of Heaven 154 copies, 4 reviews
The Gift: A Novel 78 copies, 6 reviews
Diego Rivera 75 copies, 1 review
Loving Women 34 copies, 1 review
Brooklyn Noir (Contributor) 165 copies, 1 review
Blood on the Tracks [sound recording] (Liner Notes) 123 copies, 3 reviews
Brooklyn Noir 2: The Classics (Contributor) 61 copies, 1 review
Travelers' Tales Mexico (Contributor) 57 copies, 1 review
USA Noir: Best of the Akashic Noir Series (Contributor) 55 copies, 9 reviews
Only in New York: An Exploration of the World's Most Fascinating,… (Foreword, some editions) 37 copies, 4 reviews
Jerry Robinson: Ambassador of Comics (Introduction) 29 copies, 1 review
The Speakeasies of 1932 (Introduction, some editions) 26 copies
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Pete Hamill has 4 media appearances.

Pete Hamill
Booknotes, Sunday, May 29, 1994
Pete Hamill discusses A Drinking Life: A Memoir.

Mr. Hamill talked about his book, A Drinking Life: A Memoir, published by Little Brown, which
documents his life and his journey to sobriety. He also talked about the death of several friends as a
result of self-destructive lifestyles. (timspalding)… (more)
An interview with Pete Hamill
Charlie Rose, Tuesday, October 26, 1999
Pete Hamill

An interview with author and journalist Pete Hamill about his book (timspalding)

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3 318
3.5 113
4 421
4.5 54
5 272

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