search by author or title

David Brooks

David Brooks

David Brooks is a twice-weekly columnist for The New York Times and appears weekly on PBS's NewsHour and NPR's All Things Considered. A graduate of the University of Chicago, he formerly was a senior editor of The Weekly Standard, contributing editor to Newsweek, and an editor at The Wall Street Journal and The Wall Street Journal Europe. He was also editor of the anthology Backward and Upward: The New Conservative Writing (Vintage, 1996).

BOBOS IN PARADISE: The New Upper Class and How They Got There (Simon & Schuster, 2000)

ON PARADISE DRIVE: How We Live Now (and Always Have) in the Future Tense (Simon & Schuster, 2004)

THE ROAD TO CHARACTER (Random House, 2015)

THE SECOND MOUNTAIN: The Quest for a Moral Life (Random House, 2019)

THE SOCIAL ANIMAL: The Hidden Sources of Love, Character, and Achievement (Random House, 2011)