Ruaridh Nicoll

Ruaridh Nicoll was the Observer’s Washington correspondent until he decided to take time out to write?White Male Heart,?a brutal novel about friendship, set in the Scottish Highlands.?White Male Heart?is a dazzling debut and has been compared to Golding’s?Lord of the Flies?and Iain Banks’?The Wasp Factory.?His second novel,?Wide Eyed,?was published in 2003.