Scott Berg is a Pulitzer Prize–winning American biographer. After graduating
from Princeton University in 1971, he expanded his senior thesis on editor
Maxwell Perkins into a full-length biography, Max Perkins: Editor of Genius,
which won a National Book Award. His third book, a highly anticipated biography
of aviator Charles Lindbergh, was published in 1998 and became a New York Times
bestseller, and won the Pulitzer Prize for a biography.