Dan Szczesny

About the Author: 

Dan Szczesny is a long-time journalist, author and speaker living in New Hampshire.

He’s written several books of travel memoir (The Adventures of Buffalo and Tough Cookie, Mosquito Rain), fiction (Sing and Other Stories) and poetry (Invincible One, Poems). 

His book, The Nepal Chronicles, about a month long trek to Everest Base Camp and marriage in Kathmandu, won the 2016 New Hampshire state library award for Outstanding Work of Non-Fiction.

Dan is also the Editor of Murder Ink, a series of New England-based Pulp Fiction anthologies set in or around the newsroom.

His newest book, U & Me: Reflections from the Fatherhood Frontier, is a collection of essays exploring parenting and fatherhood.

Books by this Author: 
You & Me: Reflections on Becoming Your Dad By Dan Szczesny Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781939449221
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Published: Hobblebush - June 2nd, 2020

You & Me: Reflections on Becoming Your Dad consists of fifty brief essays ruminating on the first five years of Uma's life. Dan writes not only of the big moments, like leaving the hospital, first steps, losing teeth, but also of everything in between - strolling downtown on lazy afternoons, dressing paper dolls, and constructing caves from laundry baskets


Mosquito Rain By Dan Szczesny Cover Image
$10.50
ISBN: 9781610192262
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Published: Folded Word - June 7th, 2016

MOSQUITO RAIN is a story of discovery as travel writer Dan Szczesny (THE NEPAL CHRONICLES and THE ADVENTURES OF BUFFALO AND TOUGH COOKIE) searches Alaska for the true meaning of its nickname: The Last Frontier. From Anchorage to Denali to Fairbanks to Valdez. From the Arctic Circle to Delta Junction. From glaciers to pipelines to the ferry through Prince Edward Sound.


The Nepal Chronicles: Marriage, Mountains and Momos in the Highest Place on Earth By Dan Szczesny Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781939449047
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Published: Hobblebush Books - June 23rd, 2014

Sing, and Other Short Stories By Dan Szczesny Cover Image
$16.95
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ISBN: 9781939449085
Published: Hobblebush Books - March 15th, 2015

Fiction. Volume I of the Hobblebush Granite State Short Story Series. SING, AND OTHER SHORT STORIES is a collection of ten tales from travel and adventure writer Dan Szczesny. It is his first collection of short stories.


The White Mountain: Rediscovering Mount Washington’s Hidden Culture By Dan Szczesny, Kat Maus (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Dan Szczesny, Kat Maus (Illustrator)
$25.00
ISBN: 9781939449177
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Published: Hobblebush Books - June 9th, 2018

"Informative, funny, and full of fascinating characters . . . Dan Szczesny bushwhacks a fresh, new, wonder-filled trail. From the foreword by Rebecca Rule