Jim Henson: The Biography is an upcoming biography of Jim Henson written by Brian Jay Jones. The 672-page book will be released on September 24, ] (Henson's 77th birthday).
In July 2010, it was first reported that author Brian Jay Jones had sold a biography of Jim Henson to Ballantine Books. Jones worked on the project with the blessing of the Henson family and the Jim Henson Legacy. According to the press release, the book will cover Henson's professional career, but does not mention how much of his personal life will be featured. The biography will be published by Random House/Ballantine.