Publication Order of Standalone Novels
Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books
|The O'Reilly Factor||(2000)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|The No Spin Zone||(2001)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Who's Looking Out For You?||(2003)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|The O'Reilly Factor For Kids||(2004)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Culture Warrior||(2006)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Kids Are Americans Too||(2007)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|A Bold Fresh Piece of Humanity||(2008)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Pinheads and Patriots||(2010)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Killing Lincoln||(2011)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Lincoln's Last Days||(2012)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Killing Kennedy||(2012)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Keep it Pithy: Useful Observations in a Tough World||(2013)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Kennedy's Last Days||(2013)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Killing Jesus||(2013)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|The Last Days of Jesus: His Life and Times||(2014)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Bolder and Fresher: The Factor Years||(2014)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Killing Patton: The Strange Death of World War II's Most Audacious General||(2014)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Hitler's Last Days||(2015)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Bill O'Reilly's Legends and Lies: The Real West||(2015)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Killing Reagan: The Violent Assault That Changed a Presidency||(2015)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|The Day the President Was Shot||(2016)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Killing the Rising Sun||(2016)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
Bill O’Reilly is one of the famous American author, who has written a number of novels based on the nonfiction and politics genre. Apart from being an author, he is also a popular television and radio host, syndicated columnist, as well as a political commentator. As a host, Bill runs the cable news program known as The O’Reilly Factor. Before hosting this show, author Billy used to serve as an anchor on one of the entertainment program called Inside Edition. As a radio host, he runs a radio program called as The Radio Factor, which is syndicated by the company, Westwood One. Bill has written a total of 7 books in his writing career. He was born on September 10, 1949, in Massachusetts, New York, The United States. Being born in the New York City, author Bill is particularly well known as a talk show host and a journalist. He began his career in the television industry by working at the local outlets all over the country. Bill has even won a few Emmy Awards as a correspondent before going to work for the famous infotainment program called Inside Edition.
When the Fox News channel was launched, Bill was hired to host his own television program called as The O’Reilly Factor. This show was mainly related to hosting interviews and featuring conservative commentary, and went on to become the most watched news program in no time. The books that author Bill has written are mainly based on the killings of the famous and historical personalities including Lincoln, Kennedy, Jesus, Reagan, etc. Author Bill was born as William James O’Reilly Jr. His parents were Angela O’Reilly and William James O’Reilly Sr. When he was just a small boy, Bill and his family shifted to the Long Island. There, he attended a Catholic school and completed his primary education. After the completion of his high school studies, Bill joined the Marist College, located in Poughkeepsie, New York. He was a student of history at the Marist College and spent his junior year of college at the London University. In the year 1971, he completed his graduation with honors and shifted to Miami, where he began working as a high school teacher.
After spending two years in teaching, author Bill enrolled himself in the Boston University for pursuing a master’s degree in the subject of broadcast journalism. The television career of Bill began in Scranton, Pennsylvania, where he worked in several local news stations. His work places included Dallas, Portland, Boston, and Denver. He returned to New York in the year 1980 for anchoring his own program and also joined the CBS channel for working as a news correspondent. Later, author Bill joined the ABC news and worked there for a period of 3 years. During the period, he won a couple of Emmy Awards as well as an equal number of the National Headliner Award for his excellent reporting. Then came the hosting of Inside Edition, which he did for a period of 6 years. After that, Bill decided to pursue a master’s degree in public administration from the Harvard University. After passing out from Harvard, Bill began dealing with the hot issues of the nation as a news host on the Fox News. Later, author Bill became well known for his numerous controversial statements. In 1996, Bill married Maureen McPhilmy and the couple is blessed with a son named Spencer and a daughter named Madeline.
The first book written by Bill O’Reilly as an author was titled as ‘Killing Lincoln’. This book was published by Henry Colt & Co., in 2011. Through this novel, Bill has given a riveting narrative of the events surrounding the killing of Abraham Lincoln. In the beginning of the story, he recounts one of the dramatic stories in the history of America. He has described how a gunshot changed the course of the American history forever. During the spring of the year 1865, the saga of the Civil War of America ended after several harrowing battles. President Lincoln’s terms for the surrender of Robert Lee are described as fulfilling the dream of Lincoln to heal a divided country and allow the former Confederates to rejoin the American society. But, this idea of Abraham Lincoln did not please one man and his deadly accomplices, who had connections into the highest positions of the American government.
Later, in the middle of the celebrations in Washington, D.C., a man named John Wilkes Booth, famous for being the charismatic womanizer and a racist, kills Lincoln at the Ford’s Theater. Following the murder of Lincoln, a manhunt begins to catch Booth, who had become the most wanted fugitive of the country. A New York detective named Lafayette Baker unravels the clues that lead to Booth, while other forces help in tracking his accomplices. In the end, a fiery shootout takes place and the execution of first ever woman by the American government occurred and Marry Surratt got killed. The plot of the book featured the most remarkable personalities, thrilling action, vivid details, etc., related to the killing of Abraham Lincoln.
The next novel written by author Bill O’Reilly was released under the title ‘Killing Kennedy’. It was published by Holt & Co., in 2011. This novel recounts the gripping detail related to the murder of John Kennedy. The gunshots that were fired on a Dallas afternoon not just killed a beloved president of America, but also caused the nation to get divided due the Vietnam War and its aftermath. When the Cold War was escalating in January 1961, Kennedy was finding it difficult to control the growth of the communist parties in the country. Due to this, he experienced the hardships, temptations, and solitude of being a United States President. During his tenure as the president, he had made numerous enemies, including the Soviet leader named Nikita Khrushchev, Fidel Castro, Allan Dulles, etc. Along with these dangerous enemies, the powerful elements of the criminal organization in America began making plans about killing the president and his brother named Robert Kennedy, who was the Attorney General. During the campaign of 1963 in Texas, Kennedy gets shot by a drifter named Lee Harvey Oswald. He was a former sharpshooter for the Marine Corps. After escaping from the crime scene, Lee Harvey gets caught later and shot to death in the police custody. The events of the murder of John Kennedy described in the book refreshed the memories of the actual event. The way author Bill has depicted the real events in the novel, it went on to become one of the most talked about books that year.Book Series In Order » Authors » Bill O’Reilly