WILLIAM BOYD’S many short stories and novels include A Good Man in Africa, An Ice Cream War, Any Human Heart and Restless. His writings have been adapted for stage and screen, and translated into over thirty languages. He has won the James Tait Memorial, the Somerset Maugham Award and the Prix Jean Monnet. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and an Officier de l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres.