Matthew Goodman

Most Recent Works

The Woman Who Went Around the World in 80 Days…in 1889

The Woman Who Went Around the World in 80 Days…in 1889

In the fall of 1888, Nellie Bly (a young, undercover reporter) pitched a story to her editor—that she would try to go around the world in eighty days or less. Matthew Goodman, author of the new book Eighty Days, touches on how she did it and, more importantly, what she packed.