Michael Medved is an American author, political commentator, film critic, and radio show host. He is best known his his nationally syndicated radio show, but he has also written numerous books in the genres of entertainment, history, parenting, and politics.

Medved was born in Philadelphia, but his family then moved to San Diego where he grew up. After high school, he attended Yale University at the age of just sixteen. He graduated with honors and then attended Yale Law. He left Yale Law early to become a head speechwriter for the Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Joseph Dufffey. He would later become a film reviewer and would eventually become the chief film critic for the New York Post.

Publication Order of History Books

What Really Happened to the Class of '65?(1976) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Shadow Presidents(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The 10 Big Lies About America(2008) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The 5 Big Lies About American Business(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Odds Against Obama(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The American Miracle(2017) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
This Favored Land(2019) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Biographies

Right Turns(2005) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Entertainment Books

Fifty Worst Movies(1983) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Hollywood Hall of Shame(1984) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Son of Golden Turkey Awards(1986) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Hollywood vs. America(1993) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Parenting Books

Saving Childhood(1999) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Medical Books

Hospital(1982) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price


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What Really Happened to the Class of ’65? is the first book that Medved published. The book focuses on a graduating class from Palasades High School in 1965. The students were from one of the most affluent schools in the country and this was such an interesting time in the United States with the Vietnam war, hippie movement, and everything else. This book takes a look at what everyone is doing ten years later and the results in many cases are shocking. They show that people aren’t always what they seem and lives don’t ever become what people expect.

One of the more recent books by Medved is The American Miracle which shows multiple times in the history of United Sates when thinks looked bleak, but the country was able to overcome the odds. This book sees Medved recounting some of the biggest events in America’s rise to prosperity and power. He reveals a history that is filled with improbabilities and amazement that demonstrate the status of America as fortune’s favorite.

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