Michel Faber

Michel Faber

Biography

MICHEL FABER has written seven other books, including the highly acclaimed The Crimson Petal and the White, The Fahrenheit Twins and the Whitbread-shortlisted novel Under the Skin. The Apple, based on characters in The Crimson Petal and the White, was published in 2006. He has also written two novellas, The Hundred and Ninety-Nine Steps (2001) and The Courage Consort (2002), and has won several short-story awards, including the Neil Gunn, Ian St James and Macallan. Born in Holland, brought up in Australia, he now lives in the Scottish Highlands.

  • Author Q&A

    Michel Faber

    Michel Faber, Romola Garai and screenplay writer Lucinda Coxon discuss making the TV adaptation.

  • BBC Crimson Petal Page

    Michel Faber

    Visit the BBC Crimson Petal Page for clips, deleted scenes and more.

  • Scarlett Johansson on Set

    Michel Faber

    Actress Scarlett Johansson is spotted on the film set of Under the Skin, which is based on Faber's novel.

  • Uncensored: Faber's banned story

    MICHEL FABER

    Read the short story deemed 'too edgy' for the Road Stories anthology – now available exclusively from Canongate.

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