"The best way to predict your future is to create it."
-Abraham Lincoln

Welcome to the official website of
Paul B. Duerr.

About Paul:

Paul Duerr is currently an 18-year-old high honor roll high school student in Hawthorne, New Jersey as well as a Historian, Presenter, and Author. He has written and published six historical fiction titles: The novelettes High Horse, A Shot in the Dark, and The Ultimate Resolution; the novellas 1864, Steel and Bone, and A Joint Enterprise. He conducts public U.S. History presentations and received the 1st Place Student Recognition Award for the seven northern counties of New Jersey by the New Jersey Council for the Social Studies in May of 2022.

Upcoming Projects and Live Dates:

New Release: Book number six- 'A Joint Enterprise'
June 10th 11am-4pm: Passaic County Book Festival, Weasel Brook Park, Clifton, NJ
June 17th 2pm-4pm: Book Signing, Shortway's Barn, Hawthorne NJ

Check out Paul on
'The Towncast' podcast!

'NJ high school student used pandemic lockdown time to pen four historical fiction books'

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'Student from Hawthorne writes fifth book, donates $1K in supplies to his high school'

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'Student Author Becomes School Benefactor'
-Wayne Magazine