Scott Anderson is an American novelist, journalist, and a veteran war correspondent. He wrote novels Triage, Moonlight Hotel, The Man Who tried to Save the World, and War Zones. He is a frequent contributor to the New York Times Magazine, GQ, Esquire, Men’s Journal, Vanity Fair and other publications.

Books in order of publication:

Inside the League: The Shocking Expose of How Terrorists, Nazis, and Latin American Death Squads Have Infiltrated the World Anti-Communist League1986
Goldwalker: Tales of the Osa Peninsula of Costa Rica from the Life of Patrick Jay O’Connell1989
The 4 O’Clock Murders: The True Story of a Mormon Family’s Vengeance1992
Triage1998
The Man Who Tried to Save the World: The Dangerous Life and Mysterious Disappearance of an American Hero1999
Moonlight Hotel2006
Lawrence in Arabia: War, Deceit, Imperial Folly, and the Making of the Modern Middle East2013
Fractured Lands: How the Arab World Came Apart2017
The Quiet Americans: Four CIA Spies at the Dawn of the Cold War — a Tragedy in Three Acts2020