Shelley Emling

Shelley Emling has written for the New York Times, USA Today, Fortune, Slate, the Wall Street Journal, the Times (London), the Huffington Post,,, and the Christian Science Monitor. She launched one of the first blogs for the International Herald Tribune, called Raising the Roof. She is the author of the widely praised The Fossil Hunter and lives in New Jersey.

Books Authored

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“Shelley Emling . . . brings Bernadotte to life. Written in an unpretentious style, it portrays close up the . . . most modest of men.

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“Ms. Emling’s riveting new biography reveals in page-turning prose the life-balance struggles of a true genius.”