Bruce is one of the most popular writers of his generation. He has written more than a dozen books, including six consecutive New York Times bestsellers, among them Walking the Bible, Abraham, The Council of Dads, and The Secrets of Happy Families. His earlier books involve immersing himself in different worlds and bringing them vividly to life. These include life in a Japanese school, an American circus, and a country music tour. He has written for countless newspapers, magazines, and websites; won three James Beard Awards for writing about food and travel; and writes the “This Life” column about contemporary life for the Sunday New York Times.

The First Love Story

Adam, Eve, and Us

From the New York Times bestselling author comes a revelatory journey across four continents and 4,000 years exploring how Adam and Eve introduced the idea of love into the world, and how they continue to shape our deepest feelings about relationships, family, and togetherness.


The Secrets of Happy Families

Improve Your Mornings, Rethink Family Dinner, Fight Smarter, Go Out and Play, and Much More

Best-selling author and New York Times family columnist Bruce Feiler found himself squeezed between aging parents and rising children. He set out on a three-year journey to find the smartest ideas, cutting-edge research, and novel solutions to make his family happier.


The Council of Dads

A Story of Family, Friendship & Learning How to Live

When bestselling author Bruce Feiler was diagnosed with a malignant tumor in his leg, he could only imagine all the walks he might not take with his daughters, the ballet recitals he would miss, the art projects left undone, and the aisles he might not walk down.


America’s Prophet

How the Story of Moses Shaped America

Whenever the USA has experienced hard times it has turned to the Exodus story for direction, inspiration and hope.


Where God Was Born

A Daring Adventure Through the Bible’s Greatest Stories

The acclaimed bestselling author of Abraham and Walking the Bible takes readers on a heart-racing adventure to the frontlines of Israel, Iraq, and Iran and discovers an unexpected source of hope.



A Journey to the Heart of Three Faiths

Both immediate and timeless, ABRAHAM tells the powerful story of one man’s search for the shared ancestor of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam.


Walking the Bible

A Journey by Land Through the Five Books of Moses

Both a heart-racing adventure and an uplifting quest, WALKING THE BIBLE describes one man’s epic odyssey — by foot, jeep, rowboat, and camel — through the greatest stories ever told.


Walking the Bible

A Photographic Journey

In 2004, Bruce Feiler-accompanied by a documentary film crew-reprised the 10,000-mile quest through the deserts of the Middle East that led to his breakthrough bestseller Walking the Bible.


Walking the Bible

An Illustrated Journey for Kids

On a visit to Jerusalem, Bruce Feiler has a revelation: The stories of the Bible occurred in real places — places he could visit today. So he sets out on a perilous ten-thousand-mile journey retracing the greatest stories ever told.


Dreaming Out Loud

Garth Brooks, Wynonna Judd, Wade Hayes, And The Changing Face Of Nashville

Country music has exploded across the U.S. and undergone a sweeping revolution, transforming the once ridiculed world of Nashville into an unlikely focal point of American pop culture.


Under the Big Top

A Season with the Circus

Both a great American adventure and a rare entry into a sheltered world, UNDER THE BIG TOP describes one man’s pursuit of every child’s fantasy: running away to join the circus.


Looking for Class

Days and Nights at Oxford and Cambridge

LOOKING FOR CLASS offers a hilarious account of one man’s year at Oxford and Cambridge — the garden parties and formal balls, the high-minded debates and drinking Olympics.


Learning to Bow

Inside the Heart of Japan

LEARNING TO BOW has been heralded as one of the funniest, liveliest, and most insightful books ever written about the clash of cultures between America and Japan.