Books by P.W. Singer

LIKEWAR by P.W. Singer
Released: Oct. 2, 2018

"A timely, urgent look at a world of electronic sheep—and wolves aplenty, too."
In which Facebook becomes a Clausewitz-ian continuation of war by other means. Read full book review >
GHOST FLEET by P.W. Singer
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: June 30, 2015

"Overall not a bad read, but it probably won't keep readers up late—at least not without a few stim tabs."
A speculative thriller that imagines the next world war. Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: Jan. 26, 2009

"An engrossing picture of a new class of weapon that may revolutionize future wars but has not greatly daunted our current opponents."
Battlefield robotics is transforming modern war and saving American lives, according to this enthusiastic account. Read full book review >
CHILDREN AT WAR by P.W. Singer
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 11, 2005

"Still, the tone is academic, limited in appeal to general readers. A shame, considering that Guantánamo Bay is now packed with teenagers, on both sides of the wire."
The first American soldier to die in Afghanistan fell at the hands of a 14-year-old. So writes Singer (Brookings Institution) in this dry treatment of a compelling subject: the growing use of children as soldiers. Read full book review >