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Sebastian Faulks

Sebastian Faulks was born in April 1953. Before becoming a full-time writer in 1991, he worked as a journalist. Sebastian Faulks’s books include A Possible Life, Human Traces, On Green Dolphin Street, Engleby, Birdsong, A Week in December and Where My Heart Used to Beat.

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    • A Week in December

    • By: Sebastian Faulks
    • Narrated by: Colin Mace
    • Length: 14 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 247
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 97
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 100

    A Week in December takes place over the course of a single week. It brings together an intriguing cast of characters, each apparently in his or her own world but - as gradually becomes clear - intricately related....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Not convincing

    • By Tim on 02-12-10

    Regular price: £19.99

    • Engleby

    • By: Sebastian Faulks
    • Narrated by: Michael Maloney
    • Length: 11 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 815
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 578
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 574

    Mike Engleby says things that others dare not even think. When the novel opens in the 1970s, he is a university student, having survived a "traditional" school....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Terrible - In the very best way!

    • By Robert on 08-02-08

    Regular price: £13.99

    • Birdsong

    • By: Sebastian Faulks
    • Narrated by: Peter Firth
    • Length: 15 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 931
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 742
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 743

    Set before and during the great war, Birdsong captures the drama of that era on both a national and a personal scale....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Modern classic, beautifully narrated

    • By Declan on 08-05-11

    Regular price: £23.99

    • Paris Echo

    • By: Sebastian Faulks
    • Narrated by: Elham Ehsas, Deborah McBride
    • Length: 9 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 94
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 88
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 89

    Here is Paris as you have never seen it before - a city in which every building seems to hold the echo of an unacknowledged past....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Listen very carefully as I shall say zis only wuns

    • By Amazon Customer on 22-09-18

    Regular price: £21.99

    • Jeeves and the Wedding Bells

    • By: Sebastian Faulks
    • Narrated by: Julian Rhind-Tutt
    • Length: 6 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 156
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 143
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 144

    A gloriously witty novel from Sebastian Faulks using P.G. Wodehouse’s much-loved characters, Jeeves and Wooster, fully authorised by the Wodehouse estate....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Brilliant!

    • By Sally on 10-04-14

    Regular price: £20.00

    • Where My Heart Used to Beat

    • By: Sebastian Faulks
    • Narrated by: David Sibley
    • Length: 11 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 342
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 312
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 308

    Having accepted a strange but intriguing invitation to a French island, psychiatrist Robert Hendricks meets the man who has commissioned him to write a biography....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Interesting and moving

    • By The Berwicks on 17-02-16

    Regular price: £22.00

    • Devil May Care

    • By: Sebastian Faulks
    • Narrated by: Jeremy Northam
    • Length: 8 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 685
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 281
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 279

    This new instalment in the adventures of the world's most iconic spy has been written by one of Britain's most admired novelists, Sebastian Faulks....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Devil May Care (Unabridged)

    • By Katharine Murray on 17-06-08

    Regular price: £20.00

    • Charlotte Gray

    • By: Sebastian Faulks
    • Narrated by: Jamie Glover
    • Length: 16 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 158
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 115
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 113

    In 1942, Charlotte Gray, a young scottish woman....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • An exceptionally well told story, in every respect

    • By Peter on 01-09-11

    Regular price: £24.09

    • Birdsong

    • By: Sebastian Faulks
    • Narrated by: Samuel West
    • Length: 6 hrs and 11 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 79
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 29
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 28

    A Radio 4 Book Club Selection.

    Set before and during the Great War, Birdsong captures the drama of that era on both a national and a personal scale....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Birdsong

    • By Terry on 01-11-08

    Regular price: £11.99

    • Human Traces

    • By: Sebastian Faulks
    • Narrated by: Samuel West
    • Length: 5 hrs and 43 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 29
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 18

    As the concerns of the old century fade and the first World War divides Europe, the novel rises to a climax in which the value of what it means to be alive seems to hang in the balance....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • strong characters

    • By Andrew on 24-02-19

    Regular price: £11.99

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