The Latest Book from Bruce

The First Love Story

Adam, Eve, and Us

flsfinal3dFrom the New York Times bestselling author of Walking the Bible and Abraham comes a revelatory journey across four continents and 4,000 years exploring how Adam and Eve introduced the idea of love into the world, and how they continue to shape our deepest feelings about relationships, family, and togetherness. READ MORE


The Secrets of Happy Families

Improve Your Mornings, Rethink Family Dinner, Fight Smarter, Go Out and Play, and Much More

The Secrets of Happy Families book coverBest-selling author and New York Times family columnist Bruce Feiler found himself squeezed between aging parents and rising children. He set out on a three-year journey to find the smartest ideas, cutting-edge research, and novel solutions to make his family happier. READ MORE


The Council of Dads

A Story of Family, Friendship & Learning How to Live

The Council of Dads book coverWhen bestselling author Bruce Feiler was diagnosed with a malignant tumor in his leg, he could only imagine all the walks he might not take with his daughters, the ballet recitals he would miss, the art projects left undone, and the aisles he might not walk down. READ MORE

Read Bruce’s cancer diary.

Bruce's latest news

Check this Events List to see if Bruce will be appearing in your town on The First Love Story book tour.

Bruce discusses the Secrets of Happy Families on the latest Digital Dads podcast.

Announcing Bruce’s forthcoming book, The First Love Story, from Penguin Random House

Archive for December, 2012

A Happy Milestone

Monday, December 10th, 2012

A happy milestone.

My top 5 NYT columns

Monday, December 10th, 2012

Someone asked me recently which of my NYT columns have been the most popular. Got me thinking. Here’s my non-scientific answer.

1. ‘You Look Great’ and Other Lies: What Not to Say to Someone Who’s Sick

2. The Father is Child of the Man: Caring for Aging Parents

3. What ‘Modern Family’ Says About Modern Families

4. Take Back the Trash

5. Talking to Kids About God

See the entire list of columns here.

A Happy Milestone

Monday, December 10th, 2012

Four years to the month after the surgery that made this photo possible, I was touched to see this ad in the New York Times Magazine today.