Books by Daniel Wolff

Daniel Wolff is the author of You Send Me: The Life and Times of Sam Cooke, which won the Ralph J. Gleason Award for best music book of 1995, and he was nominated for a Grammy for his liner notes for a recent Sam Cooke box set. His journalism has appeared


BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 13, 2017

"A dazzling, richly researched story impeccably told."
A masterful tale of music, social, and economic history. Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: Aug. 1, 2012

"The author generally resists editorializing and allows the stories of these blasted lives and sturdy souls to transmit his powerful message."
Hurricane Katrina's destruction, its psychological toll on residents, its political choreography and consequences—all revealed by a handful of people over a 10-year period. Read full book review >
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: March 1, 2009

"Well thought-out, well-argued and thoroughly engaging."
A riveting, original examination of education inside and outside the classroom. Read full book review >