Bryan Appleyard was educated at Bolton School and King’s College, Cambridge, graduating with a degree in English. He was Financial News Editor and Deputy Arts Editor at The Times from 1976 to 1984. Appleyard writes primarily for the Sunday Times. He has been selected as Feature Writer of the Year three times, as well as Interviewer of the Year in the British Press Awards, and he is a former fellow of the World Economic Forum. His books include The Pleasures of Peace, Understanding The Present, How to Live Forever or Die Trying and The Brain is Wider than the Sky: Why Simple Solutions Don’t Work in a Complex World. His most recent work, Bedford Park, is an historical novel published by Weidenfeld & Nicholson in 2013.
Agent Name: Sam Copeland