Philip Hensher

Latest book

The Missing Ink: How Handwriting Made Us Who We Are

About Philip Hensher

Philip Hensher was born in 1965 in South London, where he still lives. His nine books include Kitchen Venom, which won the Somerset Maugham Award, The Northern Clemency, which was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize, King of the Badgers, and, in April 2012, Scenes from Early Life. He is a regular contributor to the Independent, the Mail on Sunday, and the Spectator.

Books by Philip Hensher

  • The Missing Ink: How Handwriting Made Us Who We Are