Born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area, Adam Henig is the author of Alex Haley’s Roots: An Author’s Odyssey (2014) and Baseball Under Siege: The Yankees, the Cardinals, and a Doctor’s Battle to Integrate Spring Training (2016). Adam is currently working on, Watergate’s Forgotten Hero: Frank Wills, Night Watchman, which will be coming soon.
A book reviewer and blogger, Adam’s writings have appeared in TIME, Tampa Bay Times, Seattle Post Intelligencer blog, BlackPast, History News Network, San Francisco Book Review, Tulsa Book Review, Medium, The Biographer’s Craft and Blogcritics. He’s also been featured on the podcast, New Books Network: African American Studies and was interviewed in the award-winning television documentary, “Baseball From the Beginning in Tampa Bay: Breaking Barriers” (2016). Adam is an active member of the Biographers International Group (BIO).
A graduate of California State University, Chico, Adam lives with his family in Gilroy, California.
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