Alice Mayhew, Vice President and Editorial Director
Alice Mayhew’s particular interests are history, politics, social policy, biography and philosophy, but she has acquired books on show business, for example Sam Irvin’s biography of Kay Thompson, and popular culture, for example Paco Underhill’s Why We Buy and What Women Want.
Alice’s noteworthy authors include Jonathan Alter, Jennet Conant, Christopher Dickey, Frances Fitzgerald, Harold Holzer, Doris Kearns Goodwin, Walter Isaacson, David Maraniss, Kati Marton, Patricia O’Toole, Jane Bryant Quinn, Sylvia Nasar, Hannah Pakula, Richard Reeves, Bob Woodward, C.J. Chivers, Joel Achenbach, Romesh Ratnesar, Robert Merry, Mark Whitaker, Hilary Spurling, Richard Cohen, Steven Brill, David Rieff, Robin Wright, David Michaelis, Ben Bradlee, Amy Wilentz, Sally Quinn.
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