Who is Richard Osman?
Richard Osman was born in the UK and is most well known to those of us in the UK as first, a TV presenter on Pointless, and secondly, like most around the world, as an author of his international bestselling series, Thursday Murder Club. He was born with nystagmus, which is an eye condition that significantly reduces his vision. He has made many appearances on panel shows such as Would I Lie to You?, Have I got News for You and QI. Also being a contestant on Taskmaster.
He currently lives in London with his wife and cat.
28th of November 1970 in Billericay, Essex, UK.
While Richard Osman published a few books prior to his most well known and loved series, it is still his debut novel.
The Thursday Murder Club (2020)
Thursday Murder Club #1
Published by Viking
3.91 out of 5 on Goodreads
2021: Author of the Year by the British Book Awards
In life you have to learn to count the good days. You have to tuck them in your pocket and carry them around with you. So I’m putting today in my pocket and I’m off to bed.
― Richard Osman, The Thursday Murder Club
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