Neal Bascomb is the author of The Nazi Hunters, which has won multiple honors, including the YALSA Excellence in Nonfiction Award. In a starred review, School Library Journal rated his second young adult novel, Sabotage, superb, and his third young adult novel, The Great Escape, a fantastic selection for avid history readers. He's also the author of six adult nonfiction books about everything from a 1905 Russian submarine mutiny to a modern high school robotics team. Hunting Eichmann, The Perfect Mile, and Winter Fortress were all New York Times and international bestsellers. His novel The Racers was selected a BCCB Blue Ribbon Book, and School Library Journal gave it a starred review, calling it Highly Recommended.
Neal, their family, and his mischievous dog, Moses, live in Philadelphia. Neal Bascomb's website is nealbascomb.com, and he can be found on Facebook as @nealrbascomb.
- The Nazi Hunters: How a Team of Spies and Survivors Captured the World's Most Notorious Nazi
- The Winter Fortress: The Epic Mission to Sabotage Hitler's Atomic Bomb
- Faster: How a Jewish Driver, an American Heiress, and a Legendary Car Beat Hitler's Best
- The Perfect Mile: Three Athletes, One Goal, and Less Than Four Minutes to Achieve It
- The Grand Escape: The Greatest Prison Breakout of the 20th Century (Scholastic Focus)