The Way I Heard It

The Way I Heard It Summary

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Executive producer and host Mike Rowe presents a delightfully entertaining, seriously fascinating collection of his favorite episodes from America’s #1 short-form podcast, The Way I Heard It, along with a host of personal memories, ruminations, and insights. It’s a captivating must-read.

The Way I Heard It presents thirty-five mysteries “for the curious mind with a short attention span.” Every one is a trueish tale about someone you know, filled with facts that you don’t. Movie stars, presidents, bloody do-gooders, and villains—they’re all here, waiting to shake your hand, hoping you’ll remember them. Delivered with Mike’s signature blend of charm, wit, and ingenuity, their stories are part of a larger mosaic—a memoir full of surprising revelations, sharp observations, and intimate, behind-the-scenes moments drawn from Mike’s own remarkable life and career.



Book Reviews

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Interesting Tales4 star

Insightful tales about the deeds of real people that keep one guessing until the end as to what their names are.45

Frank Bova

The Way I Heard It5 star

Excellent!!! Really enjoyed the short stories. Thanks Mike! Tell your mom, people are not only reading your book, they are really enjoying it.55



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