Po Bronson has built a career
both as a successful novelist and as a prominent writer of narrative nonfiction. He has
published six books, and he has written for television, magazines, and newspapers,
including The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal, and for National
Public Radio's Morning Edition.
Po Bronson's book of social
documentary, What Should I Do With My Life?, was a #1 New York Times bestseller and
remained in the Top 10 for nine months. His first novel, Bombardiers, was a #1
bestseller in the United Kingdom. His books have been translated into 19 languages.
Po Bronson and Ashley
Merrymans New York magazine articles on the science of parenting won the
journalism award from the American Association for the Advancement of Science, a Mensa
Award, and a Clarion Award. Their articles for Time won the award for
outstanding journalism from the Council on Contemporary Families. Their recent
collaboration, the book NurtureShock, has been a New York Times bestseller
and was featured on NPR's Fresh Air with Terry Gross.
Currently they are writing
regularly for Newsweek.com.