Jon Mooallem has been a contributing writer to The New York Times Magazine for many years and has been on several radio shows and magazines, including This American Life and Wired. The New York Times Book Review, The New Yorker, NPR's Science Friday, and Canada's National Post all named his first book, Wild Ones: A Sometimes Disturbing, Weirdly Reassuring Tale About Looking at People Looking at Animals in America, as a significant book of the year. He and his family live on Bainbridge Island, just outside of Seattle.
- This Is Chance!: The Great Alaska Earthquake, Genie Chance, and the Shattered City She Held Together
- Wild Ones: A Sometimes Dismaying, Weirdly Reassuring Story about Looking at People Looking at Animals in America
- This Is Chance!: The Shaking of an All-American City, a Voice That Held It Together
- Serious Face: Essays