Joseph D'Agnese
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Joseph D'Agnese

Joseph D'Agnese is a journalist and author who has written for children and adults alike. He's been published in the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, Wired, Discover, and other national publications.

In a career spanning more than twenty years, his work has been honored with awards in three vastly different areas--science journalism, children's literature, and mystery fiction.

His science articles have twice appeared in the anthology Best American Science Writing.
His children's book, Blockhead: The Life of Fibonacci, was an honoree for the Mathical Book Prize--the first-ever prize for math-themed children's books.

One of his crime stories won the 2015 Derringer Award for short mystery fiction. Another of his stories was selected by mega-bestselling author James Patterson for inclusion in the prestigious annual anthology, Best American Mystery Stories 2015.

D'Agnese's crime fiction has appeared in Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine, Alfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine, and many others.

D'Agnese lives in North Carolina with his wife, the New York Times bestselling author Denise Kiernan (The Girls of Atomic City).

His website is josephdagnese.com.

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    • Big Weed

    • An Entrepreneur's High-Stakes Adventures in the Budding Legal Marijuana Business
    • By: Christian Hageseth, Joseph D'Agnese
    • Narrated by: Christian Hageseth
    • Length: 6 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 393
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 362
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 363

    Legal marijuana is the hottest story in the US today. Twenty-five states and the District of Columbia have authorized sales in some form....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Loved every minute of it

    • By Karen Erb on 11-13-15

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Signing Their Rights Away

    • The Fame and Misfortune of the Men Who Signed the United States Constitution
    • By: Denise Kiernan, Joseph D'Agnese
    • Narrated by: Susan Larkin
    • Length: 6 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 10

    Signing Their Rights Away chronicles a moment in American history when our elected officials knew how to compromise - and put aside personal gain for the greater good of the nation....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Click bait title; encyclopedic content

    • By C. Brieant on 11-28-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Signing Their Lives Away

    • The Fame and Misfortune of the Men Who Signed the Declaration of Independence
    • By: Denise Kiernan, Joseph D'Agnese
    • Narrated by: Susan Larkin
    • Length: 7 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 27
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 25
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 25

    In the summer of 1776, fifty-six men risked their lives and livelihood to defy King George III and sign the Declaration of Independence - yet how many of them do we actually remember?....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Mediocre and a bit snarky.

    • By Marte Risher on 07-23-15

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Underground Culinary Tour

    • How the New Metrics of Today's Top Restaurants Are Transforming How America Eats
    • By: Damian Mogavero, Joseph D'Agnese
    • Narrated by: Damian Mogavero
    • Length: 9 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 17
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 17

    The Underground Culinary Tour is a high-octane behind-the-scenes narrative about how the restaurant industry, historically run by gut and intuition, is being transformed by the use of data....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Boring - waste of a credit

    • By Hunter on 04-24-18

    Regular price: $19.95

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