Books by Al Roker

HISTORY
Released: Aug. 11, 2015

"Roker's account will interest readers who previously knew nothing about the Galveston hurricane. However, Isaac's Storm is not out of date and deserves its place as the recommended version."
Today weather anchor Roker (Never Goin' Back: Winning the Weight Loss Battle for Good, 2012, etc.) recounts the hurricane that leveled Galveston, Texas, during September 1900, killing an estimated 10,000 people.Read full book review >
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 1, 2013

"Worth skimming only if you are struggling to lose weight and considering gastric bypass surgery."
Beloved TV weatherman Roker (co-author: The Talk Show Murders, 2011, etc.) explains how he went from "morbidly obese" to fit and healthy. Read full book review >
THE TALK SHOW MURDERS by Al Roker
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: Dec. 6, 2011

"Despite its over-the-top finale, Roker and Lochte's third is as well-paced and thoughtfully prepared as an Alice Waters tasting menu."
A celebrity chef lands in someone's crosshairs after an appearance on a daytime talk show. Read full book review >
THE MIDNIGHT SHOW MURDERS by Al Roker
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: Nov. 23, 2010

"Although Billy may be too good to be true, Roker and Lochte offer a satisfying entrée to follow the appetizer they provided in The Morning Show Murders (2009)."
A TV chef shifts both time slot and venue when his network sends him for a late-night stint in Hollywood. Read full book review >
THE MORNING SHOW MURDERS by Al Roker
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: Dec. 1, 2009

"Crackling dialogue and well-crafted settings lift Roker's initial collaboration with veteran Lochte (Croaked!, 2007, etc.) above the typical celeb roman-à-clef."
NBC's Today Show weather anchor debuts with a crisp puzzler played out on and off the set of an early-morning news show. Read full book review >