Sara James

Sara James is an award-winning correspondent for Dateline NBC, where her work has earned her an Emmy, several Gracies, and a Headliner award among others. Since joining the broadcast in December of 1994, she has covered a wide range of stories in the U.S. and overseas. Her first book, The Best of Friends: Two Women, Two Continents, and One Enduring Friendship, is a dual memoir with National Geographic/PBS wildlife filmmaker Ginger Mauney. It explores their learning curve on life as seen through the lens of the 30-year friendship that sustained them and empowered these small town Southern girls to pursue unconventional passions. [+]