Books by Daniel James Brown

CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 8, 2015

"A fine companion to Laura Hillenbrand's Unbroken (2014), also about the 1936 Olympics and also adapted for young readers. (Nonfiction. 10-14)"
Adapting Brown's bestselling work of the same title (2013), Mone streamlines the true story of nine young men from the University of Washington who, against all odds, won the gold medal in rowing at the 1936 Olympics. Read full book review >
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 4, 2013

"A touching, fairly uncomplicated portrayal of rowing legends."
The long, passionate journey of the University of Washington rowing team to the 1936 Berlin Olympics. Read full book review >
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 1, 2009

"A moving man-against-nature tragedy that still resonates today."
Brown (Under a Flaming Sky: The Great Hinckley Firestorm of 1894, 2006) delivers a skillful, suspenseful study of the Donner Party, narrated from the point of view of a newly married woman. Read full book review >