Diane Setterfield

DIANE SETTERFIELD is the author of The Thirteenth Tale , which was published in thirty-eight countries worldwide and has sold more than three million copies, and Bellman & Black . Before leaving academia to pursue writing, she taught English at the Institut universitaire de technologie and the Ecole nationale sup�rieure de Chimie, both in Mulhouse, France, and later lectured in French at the University of Central Lancashire in the UK. She lives in Oxford, UK.