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William Boyd

WILLIAM BOYD is the author of fourteen 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 short-listed for the Booker Prize; Any Human Heart, winner of the Prix Jean-Monnet and adapted into a BAFTA Award-winning Channel 4 drama; Restless, winner of the Costa Award for Novel of the Year, the Yorkshire Post Novel of the Year, and a Richard & Judy selection; The Sunday Times (London) best seller Waiting for Sunrise; and Solo, a James Bond novel. William Boyd lives in London and France.