Books by Gerard Helferich

Released: Oct. 8, 2013

"Outsized personalities within a blistering campaign render this work a rollicking history lesson."
A lively account of Theodore Roosevelt's would-be murder reveals the roiling issues and personalities of that key campaign. Read full book review >
Released: Dec. 6, 2011

"Engaging cross-cultural tale of ancient peoples and modern desires."
Fusion of geological treatise and adventure yarn, exploring the mysteries of Central American jade. Read full book review >
Released: July 1, 2007

"A generally genial portrait of a rugged man shaped and shoved by geography, weather, economics and race."
One year with an independent Mississippi cotton farmer reveals the harshness and fragility of life in the Delta. Read full book review >
Released: April 14, 2004

"Able retelling of an epic adventure the 20th century has all but forgotten"
Longtime book-publishing exec Helferich debuts with the chronicle of a journey so arduous it makes the Lewis and Clark expedition seem like a mere excursion. Read full book review >