Annie Jacobsen
AUTHOR

Annie Jacobsen

Annie Jacobsen is a 2016 Pulitzer Prize finalist and the New York Times bestselling author of AREA 51, OPERATION PAPERCLIP, THE PENTAGON'S BRAIN, PHENOMENA, and SURPRISE, KILL, VANISH. Her books have been translated into nine languages. She also writes and produces TV (Tom Clancy's JACK RYAN) and the forthcoming PHENOMENA (Amblin/Blumhouse). A graduate of Princeton University, she lives in Los Angeles with her husband and their two sons.

Read more Read less
You're getting a free audiobook.
$14.95 per month after 30 days. Cancel anytime.

Best Sellers

    • Area 51

    • An Uncensored History of America's Top Secret Military Base
    • By: Annie Jacobsen
    • Narrated by: Annie Jacobsen
    • Length: 16 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 2,592
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,069
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,074

    Myths and hypotheses about Area 51 have long abounded, thanks to the intense secrecy enveloping it....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Reality, always more interesting than fiction.

    • By Zack on 05-20-11
    • An Uncensored History of America's Top Secret Military Base
    • By: Annie Jacobsen
    • Narrated by: Annie Jacobsen
    • Length: 16 hrs and 11 mins
    • Release date: 05-17-11
    • 4 out of 5 stars 2,592 ratings

    Regular price: $29.95

    • Surprise, Kill, Vanish

    • The Secret History of CIA Paramilitary Armies, Operators, and Assassins
    • By: Annie Jacobsen
    • Narrated by: Annie Jacobsen
    • Length: 19 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 889
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 790
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 789

    From Pulitzer Prize finalist Annie Jacobsen, the untold story of the CIA's secret paramilitary units....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Lots of facts, offset by too much fiction

    • By Steve M on 05-24-19

    Regular price: $30.79

    • The Pentagon's Brain

    • An Uncensored History of DARPA, America's Top-Secret Military Research Agency
    • By: Annie Jacobsen
    • Narrated by: Annie Jacobsen
    • Length: 18 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,371
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,258
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,256

    Annie Jacobsen draws on inside sources, exclusive interviews, private documents, and declassified memos to paint a picture of DARPA, or "the Pentagon's brain"....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Not what I expceted but thats not a bad thing

    • By dfcgts on 09-30-15

    Regular price: $29.95

    • Operation Paperclip

    • The Secret Intelligence Program that Brought Nazi Scientists to America
    • By: Annie Jacobsen
    • Narrated by: Annie Jacobsen
    • Length: 19 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 808
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 739
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 738

    Annie Jacobsen follows more than a dozen German scientists through their postwar lives and into one of the most complex, nefarious, and jealously guarded government secrets of the 20th century....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • The Osenberg list

    • By Jean on 08-07-14

    Regular price: $39.95

    • Phenomena

    • The Secret History of the U.S. Government's Investigations into Extrasensory Perception and Psychokinesis
    • By: Annie Jacobsen
    • Narrated by: Annie Jacobsen
    • Length: 17 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 359
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 330
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 326

    The definitive history of the military's decades-long investigation into mental powers and phenomena....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Superb

    • By C K on 12-10-18
    • The Secret History of the U.S. Government's Investigations into Extrasensory Perception and Psychokinesis
    • By: Annie Jacobsen
    • Narrated by: Annie Jacobsen
    • Length: 17 hrs and 30 mins
    • Release date: 03-28-17
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 359 ratings

    Regular price: $29.95

Are you an author?

Help us improve our Author Pages by updating your bibliography and submitting a new or current image and biography.