The Richard & Judy bestseller, the BBC TV series is now available on DVD
William Boyd is the author of eleven novels including A Good Man in Africa, winner of the Whitbread Award and the Somerset Maugham Award; An Ice-Cream War, winner of the John Llewellyn Rhys Prize and shortlisted for the Booker Prize; Brazzaville Beach, winner of the James Tait Black Memorial Prize; Any Human Heart, winner of the Prix Jean Monnet and adapted into a Channel 4 drama; Restless, winner of the Costa Novel of the Year, the Yorkshire Post Novel of the Year and a Richard & Judy selection; Ordinary Thunderstorms and, most recently, the Sunday Times bestseller, Waiting for Sunrise. William Boyd lives in London and France.
'Boyd is English fiction's master storyteller ... Restless is that
rare thing: a spy thriller from a first-rate narrative
intelligence' * Independent on Sunday *
'Fast moving, densely plotted, beautifully observed and probably one of the best things Boyd has done' * Esquire *
'A good, rollicking read ... pulls you deep in to the obscure, forgotten intricacies of wartime espionage ... will keep you turning pages until the end' * Observer *
'Heart-stoppingly exciting ... a riveting tale of wartime derring-do' * Time Out *