Boyd Anderson spent several years as a creative director in advertising, winning many awards in New York, Cannes, London, Los Angeles and Sydney.
His novel Errol, Fidel and the Cuban Rebel Girls (UQP 2010) was based on the relationship between movie star Errol Flynn and Fidel Castro. Boyd also co-authored the novel Children of the Dust (Random House 1997).
Ludo is his third novel. Boyd lives in Sydney and writes full-time.