Kenneth C. Davis is The New York Times bestselling author of America's Hidden History and Don't Know Much About History, along with other books for adults and children in the "Don't Know Much About" series. He published The Hidden History of America at War in 2015. He has written for The New York Times, The Washington Post, Smithsonian, and other national publications. A frequent media guest, Mr. Davis has appeared on CNN, Today, Fox & Friends, the CBS Early Show, and numerous radio shows, including NPR's "All Things Considered," "Diane Rehm Show," and "Here & Now." During the past five years in his outreach to teachers and students, he has visited more than 150 classrooms around the country via Skype, discussing the critical connection between past and present, linking history and the headlines. His latest book, In the Shadow of Liberty: The Hidden History of Slavery, Four Presidents, and Five Black Lives is his first work of narrative nonfiction for Young Adults.