"Michelle Shephard is one of the great national security reporters of our time. In this age of 'journalists' embedded in their air-conditioned offices, she is a rare exception: a real reporter"—Jeremy Scahill, author of "Blackwater: The Rise of the World's Most Powerful Mercenary Army"
"Michelle Shephard has delivered a wide-ranging, well-written, witty account of the war that began on 9/11 that is also a serious, knowledgeable and empathetic journey ...She takes the reader on quite a ride. My advice: Go along!"
--Peter L. Bergen, author of "The Longest War: The Enduring Conflict between America and Al-Qaeda" and "Holy War, Inc"
"Reading Decade of Fear is essential to understanding the post-9/11 world. ... If you care about the world you live in and can only read one book this year, this should be it." --Marina Nemat, author of "Prisoner of Tehran" and "After Tehran"
."..so thrilling and terrific, I wish it wasn't true."
Christopher McDougall, author of "Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen"
"Through her outstanding reporting, Michelle recounts how the 'war on terror' has yet to be won and bears witness to the consequences of a decade in which justice was not blind, and the world was only viewed through the prism of fear."
Lt. General (ret) Senator Romeo Dallaire, author of "Shake Hands with the Devil" and "They Fight Like Soldiers, They Die Like Children"