The Latest Book from Bruce

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

The Secrets of Happy Families featured and tested on ABC’s Nightline. Watch the video here.

A great review of ‘The Secrets of Happy Families’ in the Washington Post!

How Happy is Your Family? Take the quiz in Parade Magazine and check out the feature on NPR and in USA Today.

All Books from Bruce

The Secrets of Happy Families book cover

The Secrets of Happy Families – Improve Your Mornings, Rethink Family Dinner, Fight Smarter, Go Out and Play, and Much More

Best-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

Generation Freedom book cover

Generation Freedom – The Middle East Uprisings and the Remaking of the Modern World

Timely and provocative, Generation Freedom looks at the historic youth uprisings sweeping the Middle East and what they mean for the future of peace, coexistence, and relations with the West. Read More

The Council of Dads book cover

The Council of Dads

When 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

America's Prophet

America’s Prophet – How the Story of Moses Shaped America

Whenever the USA has experienced hard times it has turned to the Exodus story for direction, inspiration and hope. Read More

Where God Was Born

Where God Was Born – A Daring Adventure Through the Bible’s Greatest Stories

The acclaimed bestselling author of Abraham and Walking the Bible takes readers on a heart-racing adventure to the frontlines of Israel, Iraq, and Iran and discovers an unexpected source of hope. Read More

Abraham

Abraham – A Journey to the Heart of Three Faiths

Both immediate and timeless, ABRAHAM tells the powerful story of one man’s search for the shared ancestor of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. Read More

Walking the Bible

Walking the Bible – A Journey by Land Through the Five Books of Moses

Both a heart-racing adventure and an uplifting quest, WALKING THE BIBLE describes one man’s epic odyssey — by foot, jeep, rowboat, and camel — through the greatest stories ever told. Read More


Walking the Bible - A Photographic Journey

Walking the Bible – A Photographic Journey

In 2004, Bruce Feiler-accompanied by a documentary film crew-reprised the 10,000-mile quest through the deserts of the Middle East that led to his breakthrough bestseller Walking the Bible. Read More

Walking the Bible - An Illustrated Journey for Kids

Walking the Bible – An Illustrated Journey for Kids

On a visit to Jerusalem, Bruce Feiler has a revelation: The stories of the Bible occurred in real places — places he could visit today. So he sets out on a perilous ten-thousand-mile journey retracing the greatest stories ever told. Read More

Dreaming Out Loud

Dreaming Out Loud – Garth Brooks, Wynonna Judd, Wade Hayes, And The Changing Face Of Nashville

Country music has exploded across the U.S. and undergone a sweeping revolution, transforming the once ridiculed world of Nashville into an unlikely focal point of American pop culture. Read More

Under the Big Top

Under the Big Top – A Season with the Circus

Both a great American adventure and a rare entry into a sheltered world, UNDER THE BIG TOP describes one man’s pursuit of every child’s fantasy: running away to join the circus. Read More

Looking for Class

Looking for Class – Days and Nights at Oxford and Cambridge

LOOKING FOR CLASS offers a hilarious account of one man’s year at Oxford and Cambridge — the garden parties and formal balls, the high-minded debates and drinking Olympics. Read More

Learning to Bow

Learning to Bow – Inside the Heart of Japan

LEARNING TO BOW has been heralded as one of the funniest, liveliest, and most insightful books ever written about the clash of cultures between America and Japan. Read More


Articles by Bruce

Bruce Feiler has written for numerous publications, including The New Yorker, The New York Times Magazine, and Gourmet, where he won three James Beard Awards. Read More