Andrew Lawler

Andrew Lawler is the author of two books: the national bestseller The Hidden Token: Myth, Obsession, and the Hunt for Roanoke's Lost Colony, and the critically praised Why Did the Chicken Cross the World? He has written over a thousand newspaper and magazine articles as a journalist, and his byline has appeared in publications such as The New York Times, The Washington Post, National Geographic, Smithsonian, and others. He contributes to Science as a writer and Archaeology as a contributing editor. Andrew's writing has appeared in The Best of Science and Nature Writing on multiple occasions. Visit for additional information.