William Boyd

William Boyd

This is a complete list of William Boyd books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series or category.

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List of Standalone Novels in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
7
A Good Man in Africa
1981
2
An Ice-Cream War
1982
3
6
Stars and Bars
1984
4
The New Confessions
1987
5
8
Brazzaville Beach
1990
6
The Blue Afternoon
1993
7
Transfigured Night
1995
8
Armadillo
1998
9
Nat Tate
1998
10
10
Any Human Heart
2002
11
Restless
2006
12
Ordinary Thunderstorms
2009
13
Waiting for Sunrise
2012
14
The Vanishing Game
2014
15
10
Sweet Caress
2015
16
The Argument
2016
17
Love is Blind
2018
18
Trio
2021
19
The Romantic
2022

List of Short Story Collections in Publication Order

List of Non-Fiction Books in Publication Order

List of Plays in Publication Order

List of James Bond (Extended) Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
10
Colonel Sun ( By: Kingsley Amis)
1968
2
10
License Renewed ( By: John Gardner)
1981
3
10
For Special Services ( By: John Gardner)
1982
4
10
Icebreaker ( By: John Gardner)
1983
5
10
Role of Honor ( By: John Gardner)
1984
6
10
Nobody Lives Forever ( By: John Gardner)
1986
7
10
No Deals, Mr. Bond ( By: John Gardner)
1987
8
10
Scorpius ( By: John Gardner)
1988
9
10
Licence to Kill ( By: John Gardner)
1989
10
10
Win, Lose or Die ( By: John Gardner)
1989
11
10
Brokenclaw ( By: John Gardner)
1990
12
10
The Man from Barbarossa ( By: John Gardner)
1991
13
10
Death Is Forever ( By: John Gardner)
1992
14
10
Never Send Flowers ( By: John Gardner)
1993
15
10
SeaFire ( By: John Gardner)
1994
16
10
GoldenEye ( By: John Gardner)
1995
17
10
Cold Fall ( By: John Gardner)
1996
18
10
Zero Minus Ten ( By: Raymond Benson)
1997
19
10
Tomorrow Never Dies ( By: Raymond Benson)
1997
20
10
The Facts of Death ( By: Raymond Benson)
1998
21
10
The World is Not Enough ( By: Raymond Benson)
1999
22
10
High Time to Kill ( By: Raymond Benson)
1999
23
10
Doubleshot ( By: Raymond Benson)
2000
24
10
Never Dream of Dying ( By: Raymond Benson)
2001
25
10
The Man With the Red Tattoo ( By: Raymond Benson)
2002
26
10
Die Another Day ( By: Raymond Benson)
2002
27
7
Devil May Care (By: Sebastian Faulks)
2008
28
7.6
Carte Blanche (By: Jeffery Deaver)
2011
29
8
Solo
2013
30
8.6
Trigger Mortis (By: Anthony Horowitz)
2015
31
9.3
Forever and a Day ( By: Anthony Horowitz)
2018
32
10
With a Mind to Kill (By: Anthony Horowitz)
2022
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List of Park Stories Books in Publication Order

List of William Boyd Anthologies in Publication Order

William Boyd: Biography

William Boyd was born on March 7th, 1952 and is currently 72 years old. William Boyd was born in Accra, Ghana.

William Boyd is probably best known for his Standalone Novels. There are currently 19 novels available. The first standalone was released in 1981 with the novel A Good Man in Africa. The most recently released novel was The Romantic which was released in 2022. There are no upcoming standalone novels by William at this time.

William Boyd has also written the Short Story Collections series which has 7 books including On the Yankee Station and School Ties.

William Boyd: Awards & Accolades

Boyd's book, The Blue Afternoon won the Los Angeles Times Book Prize, Best Fiction, in 1995.

William Boyd books have also been nominated for multiple awards, An Ice-Cream War was nominated for the Booker Prize, Best Fiction Book, in 1982. Restless was nominated for the British Book Awards, Richard and Judy Best Read of the Year, in 2007 as well as the Audie Award - Best Fiction in 2007. Sweet Caress was nominated for the Walter Scott Prize, Best Historical Fiction Novel, in 2016.

William Boyd: Author Insights

The highest rated book by William Boyd on Book Notification is Any Human Heart, a Standalone novel.

The most read book by William Boyd on Book Notification is Solo, the 29th novel in the James Bond (Extended) series.

The most common authors followed by users who also follow William Boyd are:

  1. Stephen King, author of the The Dark Tower Series.
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  3. Lee Child, author of the Jack Reacher Series.
  4. James Patterson, author of the Women's Murder Club Series.
  5. John Grisham, author of the Jake Brigance Series.

William Boyd: F.A.Q

When was William Boyd Born? How old is William Boyd?

William Boyd was born on March 7th, 1952. William Boyd is currently 72 years old.

Where was William Boyd Born?

William Boyd was born in Accra, Ghana and is Ghanian.

What book awards has William Boyd won?

Boyd's book, The Blue Afternoon won the award Los Angeles Times Book Prize, Best Fiction, in 1995.

What was the first book William Boyd wrote?

The first novel written by William Boyd was A Good Man in Africa, published in 1981.

What was the most recent book William Boyd wrote?

His most recently released work was The Romantic on October 6th, 2022.

Will there be any more books by William Boyd?

William Boyd does not have any upcoming novels with a set publication date within the next few months at this time.

How many books has William Boyd written?

William Boyd has written 30 books. 19 Standalone Novels, 7 books in the Short Story Collections, 1 book in the Non-Fiction Books, 1 book in the Play, 1 book in the James Bond (Extended) Series, 1 book in the Park Stories Series.

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