Alice Mayhew, Vice President and Editorial Director
Alice Mayhew has a distinguished list of writers in history, biography, politics and popular culture. Her bestselling and prestigious authors include Bob Woodward, C.J. Chivers, Doris Kearns Goodwin, Walter Isaacson, David Maraniss, Jill Abramson, Stephen Ambrose, President Jimmy Carter, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, John Fabian Witt, Jonathan Alter, Jennet Conant, Richard Engel, Frances FitzGerald, Garry Wills, Kati Marton, Mark Whitaker, Diane von Furstenberg, Sylvia Nasar, Patricia O’Toole, David Michaelis, Steven Weisman, Christopher Wren, Harold Holzer, E.J. Dionne, Sally Bedell Smith, Richard Engel, Amy Wilentz, David Herbert Donald, James B. Stewart, Richard Cohen, Fred Kaplan, Joe Conason, Meghan O’Sullivan, Michael Waldman, Walter Stahr, Andrew Nagorski and many others. She recently published the #1 New York Times Bestsellers Fear by Bob Woodward and Leonardo da Vinci by Walter Isaacson. She has published the first two volumes of The Political Life of Abraham Lincoln, Sidney Blumenthal’s magisterial four-volume masterwork. To come: David Maraniss’ A Good American Family, Jared Cohen’s Accidental Presidents, Jill Abramson’s Merchants of Truth, Eleanor Randolph’s biography of Michael Bloomberg, Paco Underhill, author of the bestselling Why We Buy, on the food and beverage industry, and Jimmy Soni on the creation of PayPal.
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