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Boyd was born in Ghana and moved around as a child, studying in Scotland and Nice, France. He worked at St. Hilda's college in Oxford in the early 1980s where he wrote his first novel, A Good Man in Africa. He has since published numerous novels and won numerous literary awards.
In 2005 he was appointed Commander of the Order of the British Empire.