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Rose Tremain

Rose Tremain's prize-winning books, including The Road Home, Trespass, Merivel, and The American Lover, have been published in thirty countries. Chancellor of the University of East Anglia, Commander of the Order of the British Empire, and member of the Royal Society of Literature, she lives in Norfolk, England with the biographer Richard Holmes.


Books by Rose Tremain

  1. Book CoverThe American Lover

    “A collection of stylish daring, tonal mastery and smart, tough love.”—New York Times Book ReviewMore

  2. Book CoverThe Gustav Sonata: A Novel

    Winner of the 2016 National Jewish Book Award for Fiction

    A breathtakingly radiant story of an unlikely childhood friendship that survives the test of time.More

  3. Book CoverMerivel: A Man of His Time

    Get ready to laugh, prepare to weep—Robert Merivel is back in Rose Tremain’s magical sequel to Restoration.More

  4. Book CoverRestoration

    The Booker shortlisted novel that “restored the historical novel to its rightful place of honor” (New York Times).More

  5. Book CoverTrespass: A Novel

    Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize; one of the Wall Street Journal's best books by women in 2010. “Complex, suspenseful, and almost hypnotically readable.”—Margot Livesey, Boston Sunday GlobeMore