Jeff’s Bio

Jeff Henigson grew up in South Pasadena, California. After a teenage battle with brain cancer, he attended university at the London School of Economics and graduate school at Columbia University's School of International and Public Affairs. He has worked for UNICEF and the United Nations in humanitarian emergencies, and for a nonprofit in human rights. He has lived in London, Seoul, Rome, Beijing, New York, St. Petersburg (Russia, not Florida), and Ko Samui, a beautiful island in the Gulf of Thailand. Today he calls Seattle home.

Warhead, Jeff’s young adult memoir, is his first book.

For media inquiries and bookstore appearances, please contact:
Audra Boltion  ‭(646) 331-9904

For other appearances, including festivals, presentations, and conferences, please contact:
Lisa McClatchy

For literary rights, please contact:
Daniel Lazar (212) 685-2400

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