John Shiffman is a Washington-based reporter for Reuters. With colleagues, he was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in 2009 and 2015, and has won The Thurgood Marshall Award, The Hillman Prize, the Gerald Loeb Award and the Shadid Award for Ethics. Previously, he was a reporter for The Philadelphia Inquirer, The Tennessean and The News-Press. He is a lawyer and was Associate Director of the White House Fellows program.
Operation Shakespeare is his second book. He also co-authored Priceless, the memoir of the founder of the FBI's Art Crime Team. Priceless is a New York Times best-seller and published in eleven languages.