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Diane Setterfield

Date of Birth 22-August-1964
Place of Birth Berkshire
(England, South East England, United Kingdom, United Kingdom, with Dependencies and Territories)
Nationality United Kingdom
Profession Novelist
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.

Awards by Diane Setterfield

Check all the awards nominated and won by Diane Setterfield.


Quill Award for Debut author of the year
Honored for : The Thirteenth Tale

Nominations 2007 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Dilys Award The Thirteenth Tale