David Finkel

David Finkel is the author of The Good Soldiers, the bestselling, critically acclaimed account of the US 'surge' during the Iraq War and a New York Times Best Book of the Year. An editor and writer for The Washington Post, Finkel has reported from Africa, Asia, Central America, Europe, and across the United States, and has covered wars in Kosovo, Afghanistan, and Iraq. Among Finkel's honours are a Pulitzer Prize in 2006 and a MacArthur Foundation 'genius' grant in 2012. He lives in the...See more