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A. J. Jacobs

Biography

A. J. Jacobs

A.J. Jacobs is the author of the New York Times bestsellers THE YEAR OF LIVING BIBLICALLY, MY LIFE AS AN EXPERIMENT and THE KNOW-IT-ALL. He has been called "inspired and inspiring" (Vanity Fair), "entertaining" (New York Times) and "hilarious" (Time). He is the editor at large of Esquire magazine, 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 Julie and their children.

A. J. Jacobs

Books by A. J. Jacobs

by A. J. Jacobs - Memoir, Nonfiction
Hospitalized with a freak case of tropical pneumonia and ashamed of a middle-aged body best described as “a python that swallowed a goat,” A.J. Jacobs felt compelled to change his ways and get healthy. And he didn’t want only to lose weight, or finish a triathlon, or lower his cholesterol. His ambitions were far greater: maximal health from head to toe.