Kenneth C. Davis
Author of the New York Times bestseller Don't Know Much About® History and other titles in the Don't Know Much About® series of books and audios. Davis has also written America's Hidden History, A Nation Rising, and other works of history for adults. His most recent book is In the Shadow of Liberty: The Hidden History of Slavery, Four Presidents, and Five Black Lives. Davis has also contributed to the Op-Ed page of the New York Times, the Washington Post, Smithsonian, and other national publications.
Awards and Recognition
- In the Shadow of Liberty was chosen by the Washington Post as one of the Best Books for Children and Young Adults in 2016; selected as a Finalist for Excellence in Nonfiction by YALSA (Young Adult Library Services Association); and Named a Notable Book by the ALSC (Association for Library Service to Children).