Jeff Campbell is a freelance writer, book editor, and writing teacher who has enjoyed a diverse 25-year career in publishing. His first nonfiction book for young adults, Daisy to the Rescue, was published by Zest Books in October 2014. His second, Last of the Giants, was published by Zest Books in March 2016.
For over a decade, Jeff was an award-winning travel guide writer for Lonely Planet. He coauthored over a dozen travel guides, including several editions of Hawaii, Florida, Southwest, and USA (whose 3rd edition won the Lowell Thomas Silver Award for best guidebook). He was also a contributing essayist to The Middle of Nowhere.
As a book editor, Jeff has specialized in a wide range of genres, from pop culture, memoirs, YA fiction, and sports to political science, spirituality, self-help, and animal intelligence, including four books by scientist Marc Bekoff (including The Emotional Lives of Animals and Rewilding Our Hearts).
Jeff is also a part-time creative writing teacher for The Writer’s Circle, based in Morristown, New Jersey, where he lives with his wife and two children.
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