Vote For Me!

Vote for Me! The Long Road to the White House is a non-fiction work about the extraordinary 2008 US Presidential primary season – written by John Barron.

Published in Australia by UNSW Press, Vote For Me! is an outsider's first-hand account of the surprisingly grassroots nature of campaigning for the most powerful political office in the world. The book was released in the US in February 2009, by University of Washington Press.

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Pulitzer Prize-winning author, Geraldine Brooks says:

"John Barron's witty and perceptive political observations are a must read for anyone who cares about the mess we're in right now."

The Chaser's Julian Morrow says:

"John Barron has produced a thorough and thoroughly entertaining account of the most fascinating U.S. Presidential campaign in a generation. Forget Kevin '07... my vote's for Barron '08."