Sebastian Faulks

Sebastian Faulks is a British author known for his historical novels, including 'Birdsong', 'Charlotte Gray', and 'The Girl at the Lion d'Or'. His works often explore themes of war, love, and human resilience.

Books

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  1. 1. Birdsong

    "Birdsong" is a historical novel that explores the horrors of World War I through the eyes of Stephen Wraysford, a young Englishman. The narrative alternates between Stephen's passionate love affair with a married woman in pre-war France and his experiences in the trenches of the Western Front. The novel also includes a subplot set in the 1970s, where Stephen's granddaughter tries to unravel the mystery of her grandfather's past. The book is a poignant exploration of love, war, and the endurance of the human spirit.

    The 923rd Greatest Book of All Time