Roland Philipps went into publishing on graduating from Cambridge and until recently was Publisher of John Murray. He has edited some leading novelists, politicians, historians, travellers and biographers. A Spy Named Orphan, his first book, arises from lifelong connections to Donald Maclean and his story, and was critically acclaimed. His second book, Victoire, is forthcoming from The Bodley Head.
Agent Name: Natasha Fairweather