Elliot Ackerman

Green on Blue

Elliot Ackerman

Talk: Green on Blue

"Green on Blue" is a compelling debut novel about a young Afghan orphan and the nature of war, written by a decorated veteran. In this Authors@Google event Elliot Ackerman reads from his novel, discusses his deployments and talks about his writing process and his experiences abroad since leaving the military.

Elliot Ackerman

Elliot Ackerman is an American author, currently based out of Istanbul. He is the son of businessman Peter Ackerman and author Joanne Leedom-Ackerman and the brother of mathematician and wrestler Nate Ackerman.

Green on Blue: A Novel

Green on Blue has broken new ground in the literature of our most recent wars, accomplishing an astonishing feat of empathy and imagination.

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