Kennedy's Last Days (Paperback)

The Assassination That Defined a Generation

By Bill O'Reilly

Square Fish, 9781250060426, 352pp.

Publication Date: June 2, 2015

Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (6/10/2013)
Hardcover (6/11/2013)
Pre-Recorded Audio Player (6/18/2013)
CD-Audio (6/11/2013)

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Description

On a sunny day in Dallas, Texas, at the end of a campaign trip, President John Fitzgerald Kennedy is assassinated by an angry, lonely drifter named Lee Harvey Oswald. The former Marine Corps sharpshooter escapes briefly but is hunted down, captured, and then shot dead while in police custody.

Kennedy's Last Days is a gripping account of the events leading up to the most notorious crime of the twentieth century. Author Bill O'Reilly vividly describes the Kennedy family's life in the public eye, the crises facing the president around the world and at home, the nation's growing fascination with their vigorous, youthful president, and, finally, the shocking events leading up to his demise.

Adapted from Bill O'Reilly's bestselling historical thriller Killing Kennedy, with an unforgettable cast of characters, page-turning action, and art on every spread, Kennedy's Last Days is history that reads like a thriller. This exciting book will captivate adults and young readers alike.



About the Author

Bill O'Reilly is a trailblazing TV journalist who has experienced unprecedented success on cable news and in writing thirteen national number-one bestselling nonfiction books. There are currently more than 17 million books in the Killing series in print. He lives in Long Island.


Praise For Kennedy's Last Days: The Assassination That Defined a Generation

“The popularity of the adult title will drive interest, but this book is strong enough to draw its own audience. An excellent choice for middle-school libraries.” —School Library Journal