Colin Woodard - Signed Copies

Print: A Bookstore is proud to be working with journalist and author, Colin Woodard, to offer signed copies of his books.

Colin Woodard is a New York Times bestselling author, historian, and journalist who has reported from more than fifty countries and six continents. A longtime foreign correspondent for The Christian Science Monitor and The San Francisco Chronicle, he is State and National Affairs Writer at the Portland Press Herald, where he received a 2012 George Polk Award was a finalist a 2016 Pulitzer Prize, and was named journalist of the year by the Maine Press Association. His work has appeared in The New York TimesThe Washington PostThe Economist, SmithsonianPolitico and dozens of other publications. A past director of the writing program at the Salt Institute for Documentary Studies, he is the author of American NationsAmerican CharacterUnionThe Lobster CoastThe Republic of Pirates, and Ocean's End. He is a graduate of Tufts University and the University of Chicago, where he was awarded the 1997 Morton Kaplan prize for his thesis on the causes of ethnic conflict in the Balkans. Born and raised in Maine, he lives in Freeport with his wife, Sarah Skillin Woodard, two kids and a small dog.

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Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and in the interest of the safety of authors and staff, signatures and personalizations for books may now be done on bookplates. If you would prefer a signed book and do not mind a delay before it is shipped, please let us know in the comments on your order. Thank you for your understanding! 

Union: The Struggle to Forge the Story of United States Nationhood By Colin Woodard Cover Image
Currently Unavailable.
ISBN: 9780525560159
Published: Viking - June 16th, 2020

The Lobster Coast: Rebels, Rusticators, and the Struggle for a Forgotten Frontier By Colin Woodard Cover Image
ISBN: 9780143035343
Availability: Recently On Our Shelves
Published: Penguin Books - April 26th, 2005

American Character: A History of the Epic Struggle Between Individual Liberty and the Common Good By Colin Woodard Cover Image
ISBN: 9780143110002
Availability: Recently On Our Shelves
Published: Penguin Books - March 14th, 2017

American Nations: A History of the Eleven Rival Regional Cultures of North America By Colin Woodard Cover Image
ISBN: 9780143122029
Availability: Recently On Our Shelves
Published: Penguin Books - September 25th, 2012

The Republic Of Pirates: Being the True and Surprising Story of the Caribbean Pirates and the Man Who Brought Them Down By Colin Woodard Cover Image
ISBN: 9780156034623
Availability: At Our Partner Warehouse - Arrives in 2 to 5 Days
Published: Mariner Books - May 12th, 2008