Nigel Farndale





Nigel Farndale


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in Ripon, North Yorkshire, The United Kingdom
September 30, 1964

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Nigel Farndale was born in Ripon, North Yorkshire, in 1964. He is the author of six books, including The Blasphemer (shortlisted for the Costa Novel Award) and Haw-Haw: The Tragedy of William and Margaret Joyce (a biography shortlisted for the Whitbread Prize and the James Tait Black Memorial Prize). His latest novel is The Road Between Us.

As a journalist he has interviewed a host of celebrities and public figures from Mick Jagger, Woody Allen, the Dalai Lama and Henry Kissinger to Elton John, Prince Charles, Hillary Clinton, Paul McCartney, George Best, and Stephen Hawking.

He writes for various newspapers and magazines, including The Observer, FT, Spectator and Country Life, and has won a British Press Award for his interviews in the Sunda
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The Blasphemer

3.55 avg rating — 1,176 ratings — published 2010 — 20 editions
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The Road Between Us

4.11 avg rating — 386 ratings — published 2012 — 8 editions
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Haw-Haw: The Tragedy of Wil...

3.65 avg rating — 17 ratings — published 2005 — 2 editions
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Last Action Hero of the Bri...

3.33 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2001
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A Sympathetic Hanging

liked it 3.00 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 2000
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Flirtation, Seduction, Betr...

0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings — published 2002
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