Eric Weiner is the author of the New York Times bestsellers The Geography of Happiness and The Geography of Genius, as well as the highly praised Man Seeks God and The Socrates Express: In Search of Life Lessons from Dead Philosophers, and his most recent book, The Socrates Express: In Search of Life Lessons from Dead Philosophers. He has reported from more than three dozen countries as a former international correspondent for NPR. The New Republic, The Atlantic, National Geographic, The Wall Street Journal, and the compilation Best American Travel Writing have all published his work. He and his wife and children live in Silver Spring, Maryland. Visit EricWeinerBooks.com for additional information.