Author Tim Ferriss is an American author, entrepreneur and investor. In 2007 he published the New York Times best-seller; The 4-Hour Work Week. His famous book teaches you how to escape the 9–5 grind, live anywhere and build a passive source of income. In 2010, Ferriss released another best-selling book; The 4-Hour Body and in 2012 released The 4-Hour Chef. In each book Ferriss takes a large topic, like cooking, and dissects the subject into a less complicated and more straightforward process.