Awards & Winners

David Quammen

Date of Birth 24-February-1948
Place of Birth Cincinnati
(United States of America, Ohio, Hamilton County, Area code 513)
Nationality United States of America
Profession Writer, Author
David Quammen is an award-winning American science, nature and travel writer and the author of fifteen books, five of them fiction. He wrote a column, called "Natural Acts" for Outside magazine for fifteen years. His articles have also appeared in National Geographic, Harper's, Rolling Stone, the New York Times Book Review and other periodicals. In 2013, Quammen's book Spillover was shortlisted for the PEN/E. O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award. When not travelling the world researching his projects, Quammen resides in Bozeman, Montana.

Awards by David Quammen

Check all the awards nominated and won by David Quammen.


Spielvogel-Diamonstein Award for the Art of the Essay
Honored for : The Boilerplate Rhino


New York Times 10 Best Books of the Year
Honored for : The song of the dodo