Jeff Benedict
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Jeff Benedict

Jeff Benedict is a New York Times best selling author, a special features writer for Sports Illustrated, and a television and film producer. He has written fifteen books on topics ranging from violence against women to a deadly E. coli outbreak to the discovery of a 10,000-year-0ld skeleton in North America. He has also written for the New York Times and Los Angeles Times, and his stories have been the basis of segments on 60 Minutes, 20/20, 48 Hours, Good Morning America, and the Discovery Channel.

Jeff's most recent book - The System: The Glory and Scandal of Big-Time College Football - was a national best seller and is being developed into a television drama by STARZ Networks. Jeff is a producer and writer for the show. Jeff is also an Executive Producer on the forthcoming motion picture film "Little Pink House," starring Catherine Keener and Jeanne Tripplehorn. The movie is based on Jeff's book by the same title about the controversial Supreme Court decision on eminent domain.

Jeff has also written numerous autobiographies, including My Name Used to be Muhammad by Muslim-turned-Christian Tito Momen. It was a Book of the Year finalist in 2013. Jeff also wrote the forthcoming autobiography by Hall of Fame quarterback Steve Young (Houghton Mifflin/October 2016). He is also a writer and creative consultant for NFL Films on a documentary based on Young's autobiography that will air on the NFL Network in the Fall of 2016.

Currently, Jeff is writing a biography on Tiger Woods for Simon & Schuster. His popular blog is at www.jeffbenedict.com. Jeff is licensed to practice law in Connecticut and he's a Distinguished Professor of Writing and Mass Media at Southern Virginia University. He is represented by Richard Pine at InkWell Management in New York City.

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Best Sellers

    • Tiger Woods

    • By: Jeff Benedict, Armen Keteyian
    • Narrated by: Roger Casey
    • Length: 15 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,589
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,413
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,416

    Based on three years of extensive research and reporting, two of today's most acclaimed investigative journalists, Jeff Benedict of Sports Illustrated and 11-time Emmy Award winner Armen Keteyian, deliver the first major biography of Tiger Woods....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Balanced Look at One of Golf's Greatest

    • By Bill Pence on 05-09-18

    Regular price: $22.67

    • QB

    • My Life Behind the Spiral
    • By: Steve Young
    • Narrated by: Steve Young, George Newbern
    • Length: 13 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,171
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,068
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,068

    Steve Young gives listeners an unprecedented and stunning inside look at what it takes to become a super-elite professional quarterback....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Uplifting and motivating

    • By Andrew Miller on 11-19-16

    Regular price: $20.99

    • The System

    • The Glory and Scandal of Big-Time College Football
    • By: Jeff Benedict, Armen Keteyian
    • Narrated by: Mark Deakins
    • Length: 17 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 342
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 308
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 308

    College football has never been more popular - or more chaotic. Millions fill 100,000-seat stadiums every Saturday; tens of millions more watch on television every weekend.....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Gripping Inside Look at an Industry to Itself

    • By W Perry Hall on 01-23-14

    Regular price: $35.00

    • The Mormon Way of Doing Business

    • Leadership and Success Through Faith and Family
    • By: Jeff Benedict
    • Narrated by: Jeff Benedict
    • Length: 2 hrs and 59 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 143
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 111
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 112

    With original interviews and unparalleled access, Benedict shares what truly drives Mormon business execs and their invaluable life lessons - from which anyone can benefit....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Book

    • By Brett on 05-06-11

    Regular price: $17.09

    • Little Pink House

    • A True Story of Defiance and Courage
    • By: Jeff Benedict
    • Narrated by: Maggi-Meg Reed
    • Length: 8 hrs and 35 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 40
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 27
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 27

    Suzette Kelo speaks for the first time about all the details of this inspirational true story as one woman led the charge to take on corporate America to save her home....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • essential

    • By Anonymous User on 02-16-09

    Regular price: $17.09

    • Make a Choice

    • When You Are at the Intersection of Happiness and Despair
    • By: Jeff Benedict
    • Narrated by: Kirby Heyborne
    • Length: 3 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 6

    Extraordinary stories of people who have survived life's most heart-wrenching tragedies and whose Christian faith has remained unshakable....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Get inspired and go make the right choice

    • By Russell Bernard on 07-19-17

    Regular price: $17.47

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