Mitchell S. Zuckoff (born April 18, 1962)[1] is an American professor of journalism at Boston University. His books include Lost in Shangri-La and 13 Hours (2014).

Mitchell is a graduate of John F Kennedy High School in Bellmore, New York (Class of 1979).

Books in order of publication:

  • Choosing Naia: A Family’s Journey, 2002
  • Judgment Ridge: The True Story Behind the Dartmouth Murders,  with Dick Lehr, 2003
  • Ponzi’s Scheme: The True Story of a Financial Legend, 2005
  • Robert Altman: The Oral Biography, 2009
  • Lost in Shangri-La: A True Story of Survival, Adventure, and the Most Incredible Rescue Mission of World War II, 2011
  • Frozen in Time: An Epic Story of Survival and a Modern Quest for Lost Heroes of World War II, 2013
  • 13 Hours: The Inside Account of What Really Happened In Benghazi, 2014
  • Fall and Rise: The Story of 9/11, 2019