open
Upgrade to a better browser, please.

Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Authors

Diane Setterfield

Added By: gallyangel
Last Updated: gallyangel


Diane Setterfield

Biography | Works in WWEnd | Images | Videos | Search

Full Name: Diane Setterfield
Born: August 22, 1964
Englefield, Berkshire, England, UK
Occupation: Writer
Nationality: British
Links:



Biography

Diane Setterfield is a British author whose 2006 debut novel, The Thirteenth Tale, became a New York Times No. 1 best-seller. It is written in the Gothic tradition, with echoes of Jane Eyre and Wuthering Heights. Her debut novel was turned into a television film.

Before writing, Setterfield studied French Literature at The University of Bristol. Setterfield's PhD is on autobiographical structures in André Gide's early fiction. Setterfield taught at numerous schools as well as privately before leaving academia in the late 1990s. The Thirteenth Tale has been acquired by David Heyman at Heyday Films. It has been adapted for television by Christopher Hampton. It was shown on BBC2 in December 2013 and stars Vanessa Redgrave and Olivia Colman. Diane Setterfield's new novel, Bellman & Black, was published in the autumn of 2013 by Emily Bestler Books/Atria in the USA and by Orion in the UK Diane Setterfield lives in Oxford, England.


Works in the WWEnd Database

 Non Series Works

 (2018)
 (2013)
 
 
 
 
 
 

Images

No images currently exist for this author. Be the first to add one.

Submit an Image


Videos

No videos currently exist for this author. Be the first to submit a YouTube YouTube link.

Submit a Video Link from YouTube