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BookChums pays tribute to Marie Colvin

The 2013 Orwell Prize saw a record number of 210 books been considered for the award. Finally only seven books made the shortlist which includes the late journalist Marie Colvin's book On the Front Line.

Author: Anju Batra
Date: Apr 22, 2013 - 7:02:45 AM


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April 22, 2013, Pune, India: The 2013 Orwell Prize saw a record number of 210 books been considered for the award. Finally only seven books made the shortlist which includes the late journalist Marie Colvin’s book On the Front Line. A fearless American journalist, Colvin deftly covered conflict regions around the world, and the book consists of a selection of her work.

Colvin was killed while reporting on the Syrian uprising in February 2012. She was 56. BookChums salutes the raw courage of Marie Colvin and hopes that her journalistic spirit finds voice in upcoming reporters.

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Anju Batra is a writer based in India. She like to write on Social and cultural subject. She has writer lots of Articles on the subject of Free Ebook Library and Reading Lists.



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