Perhaps I should explain at the outset here that the wording of the headline above — especially the phrase “out with a book” — is quite deliberate.


You see, it probably would be wrong to say that Sarah Palin has “written” a book. Many, if not most, politicians who publish books rely on ghost-writers to one extent or another. This is also true of your typical show-business celebrity who allows the use of his or her name on a book that purports to be a memoir.


Palin’s book, whether she wrote it or not, seems calculated to cash in ...

Read more

 

Perhaps I should explain at the outset here that the wording of the headline above — especially the phrase “out with a book” — is quite deliberate.

You see, it probably would be wrong to say that Sarah Palin has “written” a book. Many, if not most, politicians who publish books rely on ghost-writers to one extent or another. This is also true of your typical show-business celebrity who allows the use of his or her name on a book that purports to be a memoir.

Palin’s book, whether she wrote it or not, seems calculated to cash in ...

Read more