Books by Dean King

THE FEUD by Dean King
Released: May 21, 2013

"An informed account—both reasoned and reasonable—of the irrational."
A featured voice on the recent History Channel series Hatfields & McCoys offers a detailed and generally dispassionate account of America's most notorious feud. Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: March 24, 2010

"A terrific feminist story and a significant document of this incredible human feat."
Journalist King (Skeletons on the Zahara: A True Story of Survival, 2004, etc.) follows the 30 remarkable women who endured the Red Army's legendary Long March. Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: Feb. 16, 2004

"A jaw-dropping story kept on edge, along with the reader: exquisite and excruciating screw-turning. (b&w maps and illustrations)"
The horrendous ordeal of 11 American seamen, shipwrecked on the Atlantic coast of North Africa and then sold into slavery, grippingly chronicled by adventure writer King (Harbors and High Seas, 1996, etc.). Read full book review >
Released: June 16, 1996

"In fact, all that's missing here is a do-it-yourself model of Aubrey's ship, HMS Surprise."
For armchair seafarers who who follow every adventure of Captain Jack Aubrey and Dr. Stephen Maturin but have no idea where on earth Christmas Island is, let alone how far it is from Annamooka, here is the ideal (if unauthorized) Baedeker. Read full book review >