Richard J. King is an author and illustrator. Most recently, he wrote a history of singlehanded mariners and the blue environmental movement, titled Sailing Alone: A History, which came out this fall in the UK with Particular Books/Penguin and was named a best book of the year by the Economist and Waterstones. Sailing Alone will be released in the US by Viking in May, 2024.
Rich's favorite book right now is Deborah A. Miranda's Bad Indians.