William Boyd is the author of eleven novels, including A Good Man in Africa, winner of the Whitbread Literary Award and the Somerset Maugham Award; An Ice Cream War, winner of the John Llewellyn Rhys Prize and shortlisted for the Booker prize; Any Human Heart, winner of the Prix Jean Monnet; and Restless, winner of the Costa Novel of the Year, the Yorkshire Post Novel of the Year and a Richard & Judy selection.
Restless Trailer, BBC One
News & Events
A new novel, Sweet Caress, coming September 2015
William Boyd will publish his new novel, Sweet Caress, globally with Bloomsbury in 2015.
The Argument to receive its world premiere in March 2015
William Boyd’s second play The Argument will receive its world premiere at The Hampstead Theatre at the end of March 2015 (dates to be confirmed), following on from the sell-out success of his playLonging, also at Hampstead, in the Spring of 2013. Longing is currently in repertoire at the Linnateatr, Tallin, Estonia, and the Kamenoostrovsky Theatre, St Petersburg, Russia.