A.J. Jacobs is the author of Thanks a Thousand, It's All Relative, Drop Dead Healthy, and the New York Times bestsellers The Know-It-All, The Year of Living Biblically, and My Life as an Experiment. He is a contributor to NPR, and has written for The New York Times, The Washington Post, and Entertainment Weekly. He lives in New York City with his wife and kids. Visit him at AJJacobs.com and follow him on Twitter @ajjacobs.
"An ambitious project...a stirring, nonpreachy sermon on
"[Jacobs's] candid tone and genuine curiosity lead to fascinating conversations and establish human connections that deliver satisfying jolts of perspective."--Booklist
"Uplifting ... full of self-deprecating humor."--USA Today
"Moving, inspiring and laugh-out-loud funny."--Newsweek
"[A] powerful pick-me-up."--People
"Thanks a Thousand is the loveliest book anyone has ever thought of."--John Fugelsang
"Very funny...if you love the feeling of finishing a book, you can knock this joyful one out in a night!"--The Huffington Post