Andrew Hankinson is an award-winning writer. His debut book, You Could Do Something Amazing With Your Life (You Are Raoul Moat) (Scribe), was published in February 2016. His journalism has been published by (all UK) Wired, Esquire, Guardian, GQ, Spectator, New Statesman, Observer and the FT. He has also appeared on Newsnight, The Daily Politics, BBC Radio 3, 4 and 5.
‘You Could Do Something Amazing With Your Life is an extraordinary study of violence, in all its bathos and banality.’ Sarah Ditum, Spectator
He is currently writing a history the Comedy Cellar in New York City, called Running the Lights, which has been acquired by Scribe in the UK.