OLE SØNNICHSEN is a journalist and author. He graduated from the Danish School of Journalism and San Francisco State University. Today he is the publishing director of Storyhouse, a new non-fiction imprint under Lindhardt & Ringhof. Since 2010, Ole Sønnichsen has focused on telling the stories of the 300,000 Danes who emigrated to America between 1850 and 1920. His two-volume The Journey to America was published in 2013.