Sebastian Faulks

Among Sebastian Faulks's novels are he UK number one bestseller A WEEK IN DECEMBER; HUMAN TRACES; ON GREEN DOLPHIN STREET; CHARLOTTE GRAY, which was made into a film starring Cate Blanchett; and the classic BIRDSONG, which has sold more than three million copies and was recently adapted for television. In 2008, he was invited to write a James Bond novel, DEVIL MAY CARE, to mark the centenary of Ian Fleming. In between books he wrote and presented the four-part television series "Faulks on Fiction" for the BBC. He lives in London with his wife and their three children.

Sebastian Faulks

Books by Sebastian Faulks

by Sebastian Faulks - Fiction, Literary, Psychological Thriller, Psychology

Robert Hendricks, an established psychiatrist and author, has so bottled up memories of his own wartime past that he is nearly sunk into a life of aloneness and depression. A baffling letter arrives from Dr. Alexander Pereira which brings Robert to the older man's home on a rocky, secluded island off the south of France, and into tempests of memories --- his childhood as a fatherless English boy, the carnage he witnessed and the wound he can't remember receiving as a young officer in World War II, and, above all, the great, devastating love of his life, an Italian woman, "L," whom he met during the war.

by Sebastian Faulks - Fiction, Humor

Bertie Wooster (a young man about town) and his butler Jeeves (the very model of the modern manservant) return in their first new novel in nearly 40 years. P.G. Wodehouse documented the lives of the inimitable Jeeves and Wooster for nearly 60 years, from their first appearance in 1915 to his final completed novel in 1974. Now, four decades later, Bertie and Jeeves return in a hilarious affair of mix-ups and mishaps.

by Sebastian Faulks - Fiction

Throughout the five stories that make up A POSSIBLE LIFE, characters risk their bodies, hearts and minds in pursuit of the manna of human connection. Between soldier and lover, parent and child, servant and master, and artist and muse, important pleasures and pains are born of love, separations and missed opportunities. These interactions --- whether successful or not --- also affect the long trajectories of characters' lives.

by Sebastian Faulks - Spy Fiction, Thriller

An Algerian drug runner is brutally executed on the desolate outskirts of Paris and Bond is assigned a new task; to shadow the mysterious Dr. Julius Gorner, a power-crazed pharmaceutical magnate. Gorner has lately taken a disquieting interest in opiate derivatives, both legal and illegal. After finding a willing accomplice in the shape of a glamorous Parisian named Scarlett Papava, Bond must stop a chain of events that could lead to global catastrophe.