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Sebastian Faulks

Sebastian Faulks worked as a journalist for 14 years before taking up writing full-time in 1991. In 1995 he was voted Author of the Year by the British Book Awards for Birdsong. He is also the author of Human Traces, On Green Dolphin Street, Charlotte Gray, The Fatal Englishman, The Girl at the Lion d'Or, Engleby, and the James Bond novel Devil May Care. He lives in London with his wife and three children.

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Written by Sebastian Faulks
Vintage | Trade Paperback | June 1997
$16.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-679-77681-9 (0-679-77681-8)

Published to international critical and popular acclaim, this intensely romantic yet stunningly realistic novel spans three generations and the unimaginable gulf between the First World War and the present. As the young Englishman Stephen Wraysford passes through a tempestuous love affair with Isabelle Azaire in France and enters the dark, surreal... Read more

Charlotte Gray
Written by Sebastian Faulks
Vintage | Trade Paperback | July 2000
$16.00/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-375-70455-0 (0-375-70455-8)

New York Times bestseller by award-winning author of Birdsong

Charlotte Gray tells the remarkable story of a young Scottish woman who becomes caught up in the effort to liberate Occupied France from the Nazis while pursuing a perilous mission of her own.

In blacked-out, wartime London, Charlotte Gray develops a dangerous passion for... Read more

Devil May Care
Written by Sebastian Faulks
Vintage | Trade Paperback | May 2009
$16.00/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-307-38787-5 (0-307-38787-9)

Bond is back in this electrifying new novel of intrigue and suspense. A masterful continuation of the James Bond legacy, Devil May Care picks up right where Ian Fleming left off—at the height of the Cold War, with a story of almost unbearable tension. An Algerian drug runner is brutally executed... Read more

Written by Sebastian Faulks
Vintage | Trade Paperback | September 2008
$14.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-307-38788-2 (0-307-38788-7)

Meet Mike Engleby, a second-year student at university. Despite the fact that Mike is obviously intelligent, and involved in many clubs, it is clear that something about Mike is not quite right. When he becomes fixated on a classmate named Jennifer Arkland, and she goes missing, we are left with the... Read more

The Fatal Englishman
Written by Sebastian Faulks
Vintage | Trade Paperback | March 2002
$14.00/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-375-72744-3 (0-375-72744-2)

In The Fatal Englishman, his first work of nonfiction, Sebastian Faulks explores the lives of three remarkable men. Each had the seeds of greatness; each was a beacon to his generation and left something of value behind; yet each one died tragically young.
Christopher Wood, only twenty-nine when he killed himself, was... Read more

The Girl at the Lion d'Or
Written by Sebastian Faulks
Vintage | Trade Paperback | December 1999
$15.00/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-375-70453-6 (0-375-70453-1)

"Beautifully written and--extraordinarily moving."--The Sunday Times (London)

From the author of the international bestseller Birdsong, comes a haunting historical novel of passion, loss, and courage set in France between the two world wars. This Vintage Original edition marks its first appearance in the United States.

On a rainy night in the 1930s, Anne... Read more

Human Traces
Written by Sebastian Faulks
Vintage | Trade Paperback | March 2008
$16.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-375-70457-4 (0-375-70457-4)

Sixteen-year-old Jacques Rebière is living a humble life in rural France, studying butterflies and frogs by candlelight in his bedroom. Across the Channel, in England, the playful Thomas Midwinter, also sixteen, is enjoying a life of ease-and is resigned to follow his father's wishes and pursue a career in medicine.

A... Read more

On Green Dolphin Street
Written by Sebastian Faulks
Vintage | Trade Paperback | January 2003
$16.00/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-375-70456-7 (0-375-70456-6)

The bestselling author of Birdsong and Charlotte Gray delivers an enthralling, vibrantly evocative novel set in America in 1960, when the country stood poised between the paranoia of the Cold War and the ebullience of the New Frontier.

Faulks' heroine is Mary Van der Linden, a pretty, reserved Englishwoman whose husband, Charlie... Read more

The Vintage Book of War Fiction
Edited by Sebastian Faulks and Jorg Hensgen
Vintage | Trade Paperback | August 2002
$16.00/0.00(Canada) | 978-1-4000-3040-8 (1-4000-3040-4)

In this powerful anthology, Sebastian Faulks, author of the international bestseller Birdsong, and Jörg Hensgen have put together some of the finest fictional writing about war in the 20th century. Whether reporting with sober clarity or raw despair, the assembled novelists each found a way to transcend the facts of death... Read more

A Week in December
Written by Sebastian Faulks
Vintage | Trade Paperback | March 2011
$15.00/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-307-47662-3 (0-307-47662-6)

In the blustery final days of 2007, seven characters will reach an unexpected turning point: a hedge fund manager pulling off a trade, a professional football player recently arrived from Poland, a young lawyer with too much time on his hands, a student led astray by Islamist theory, a hack book...

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