Candice Millard

Writer from United States of America

Candice Sue Millard (born c. 1968) is an American writer and journalist. She is a former writer and editor for National Geographic and the author of The River of Doubt: Theodore Roosevelt's Darkest Journey, a history of the Roosevelt–Rondon Scientific Expedition, Theodore Roosevelt's exploration of the Amazon Rainforest in 1913 and 1914. The River of Doubt, published in 2005 by Doubleday, was a New York Times Best Seller. Millard's second book, Destiny of the Republic: A Tale of Madness, Medicine & the Murder of a President, was released in September 2011, and is also a New York Times Best Seller. In April 2012, Millard won the 2012 Best Fact Crime award, also called the Edgar, for “Destiny of the Republic: A Tale of Madness, Medicine and the Murder of a President.” Millard is a graduate of Baker University, Baldwin City, Kansas, and earned a master's degree in literature from Baylor University. She married Mark Uhlig in May 2001. Millard lives in Leawood, Kan., with her husband and three children.  ( Wikipedia article )


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United States of America
Mark Uhlig
Journalist, Writer


Institution From To
Baylor University

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