Martin Amis(1949-), Novelist; son of Sir Kingsley Amis
Martin Louis Amis
Sitter in 22 portraits
Author and journalist. Started his career working for the Times Literary Supplement and the New Statesman. Amongst his publications including novels, short stories and essays are The Rachel Papers (1973), Money (1984), London Fields (1989), Time's Arrow (1991) and The Information (1995). His novel Yellow Dog was short-listed for the 2003 Booker Prize.
- Sir Kingsley William Amis (father)
- Philip Amis (brother)
- Sally Myfanwy Amis (sister)
- Hilary ('Hilly') Ann Bardwell (née Sidney), Lady Kilmarnock (mother)
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