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Rose Tremain

Rose Tremain's prize-winning books, including The Road Home, The Gustav Sonata, 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 poignant tale about the enduring friendship between two men under the shadow of the Second World War.More

  3. Book CoverMerivel: A Man of His Time


    Merivel is an unforgettable hero—soulful, funny, outrageous and achingly sad. His unmistakable, self-mocking voice speaks directly to us down the centuries.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