J. Paul Henderson

© Daniel Jaems

J Paul Henderson was born and grew up in Bradford, West Yorkshire, gained a Master’s degree in American Studies and travelled to Afghanistan. He worked in a foundry, as a bus conductor, trained as an accountant and then, when the opportunity to return to academia arose, he left for Mississippi, returning four years later with a doctorate in 20th Century US History. With American History university departments either closing or contracting, he opted for a career in academic publishing. He now lives in the North of England, drives a car and owns a television set. And that, in his own words, is 'about it'.

Awards

Starbucks Pick of the Week 2014 with over 10,000 downloads
Longlisted for the Dublin International Literary Award 2016
World Book Night 2016 title

Books