Nigel Hamilton lives in New Orleans and Boston. His many biographies have been translated into 16 languages, winning the Whitbread Prize and Templer Medal. His biography, JFK: Reckless Youth, was a New York Times bestseller, and was made into a TV miniseries, starring Patrick Dempsey. War and Peace, the final volume of his FDR at War biography, was published in May 2019. Forbes magazine has listed the trilogy as one of its 8 Best Biographies of All Time.