Rose Tremain’s bestselling novels have won many awards, including the Orange Prize (The Road Home), the Whitbread Novel of the Year (Music & Silence), the James Tait Black Memorial Prize and the Prix Femina Etranger (Sacred Country). Restoration was shortlisted for the Booker Prize in 1989 and made into a film in 1995. The sequel, Merivel, was published to rapturous acclaim in 2012, and The Telegraph described the character of Robert Merivel as ‘one of the great imaginative creations in English literature of the past fifty
years’. Tremain was made a CBE in 2007 and was appointed Chancellor of the University of East Anglia in 2013. She lives in Norfolk and London with the biographer, Richard Holmes. Tremain was shortlisted for the BBC National Short Story Award in 2006.
Anthologies featuring Rose Tremain
The five shortlisted stories in the UK's most prestiguous award for short fiction - now in its ninth year.