Alex Kershaw School Events

Best-selling WWII author and Friends' Resident Historian Alex Kershaw will be visiting schools in Albuquerque in late April. If you'd like to order his books, please use the links below. If you would like to receive your books prior to the event, please order no later than April 5th.

In addition to school visits, Alex will also be reading and signing at Bookworks on Wednesday, April 17th at 6pm. A selection of his titles will be available for purchase at the store.

About Alex Kershaw

Educated at Oxford University, Alex Kershaw is the widely-acclaimed, prize-winning, New York Times best-selling author of twelve books, including The Longest Winter, The Bedford Boys, The First Wave, The Liberator and most recently Against All Odds. 

Kershaw's next book, Patton's Prayer, will be published on May 21st, 2024 (available for pre-order below!)

He has been a journalist for over thirty years, having written for The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Financial Times, AARP Magazine, The Guardian and many other newspapers and magazines. 

Kershaw is a popular public speaker and designs/leads history tours around the world. He is also the Resident Historian for Friends of The National WWII Memorial and chairs the Colby Award selection committee. He lives in Washington D.C. 

His book, Blood and Champagne, is currently being adapted into a tv series. His 2012 book, The Liberator, is now a four part series on Netflix. His books have been translated into over a dozen languages.

 

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Patton's Prayer: A True Story of Courage, Faith, and Victory in World War II By Alex Kershaw Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9780593183779
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Dutton - May 21st, 2024

Against All Odds: A True Story of Ultimate Courage and Survival in World War II By Alex Kershaw Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9780593183755
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Dutton Caliber - April 25th, 2023

The Liberator: One World War II Soldier's 500-Day Odyssey from the Beaches of Sicily to the Gates of Dachau By Alex Kershaw Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780307888006
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Crown - October 15th, 2013

The First Wave: The D-Day Warriors Who Led the Way to Victory in World War II By Alex Kershaw Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780451490070
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Dutton Caliber - May 5th, 2020

The Bedford Boys: One American Town's Ultimate D-day Sacrifice By Alex Kershaw Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780306813559
Availability: Backordered
Published: Da Capo Press - May 12th, 2004

The Longest Winter: The Battle of the Bulge and the Epic Story of World War II's Most Decorated Platoon By Alex Kershaw Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780306814402
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Da Capo Press - October 25th, 2005

Blood And Champagne: The Life And Times Of Robert Capa By Alex Kershaw Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9780306813566
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Da Capo Press - May 26th, 2004