... novelist Kingsley Amis's son, the then-15-year-old future novelist Martin Amis, had a bit part in the film as the eldest of the Bas-Thornton children.
Writers' rooms: Martin Amis
Line judge: where are the great tennis books?
David Foster Wallace, Martin Amis and Andre Agassi – Geoff Dyer on what to read during Wimbledon
In 1983 Granta Magazine Published their List of "Great Young British Novelists" Which Included the likes of Julian Barnes Ishiguro AN Wilson Martin Amis Ian McEwan Salman Rushdie Phillip Norman Graham Swift Among Many Others. I Give You All: Freshmen Class 1983: Literary Edition.
Sir Kingsley William Amis, CBE (1922-1995) was an English novelist, poet, critic, and teacher. He wrote more than 20 novels, six volumes of poetry, a memoir, various short stories, radio and television scripts, along with works of social and literary criticism. According to his biographer, Zachary Leader, Amis was "the finest English comic novelist of the second half of the twentieth century." He is the father of British novelist Martin Amis.
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Martin Amis from "Invasion of the Space Invaders" which he now avoids admitting he's written. Beautiful.
In pictures: 25 TV shows that defined the 1980s
Tim Lusher: The small screen takes a trip back to the 1980s this month, with dramas about Boy George, the day of Charles and Diana's wedding, an adaptation of Martin Amis's Money and the finale of Ashes to Ashes. But which are the most memorable shows of that decade?
“Style is not neutral; it gives moral directions.” ― Martin Amis Photo by smmartynenko http://amp.gs/m2me