The extraordinary bestselling author, who wrote three astonishing Victorian novels before moving to the 1940s with The Night Watchand The Little Stranger, now turns to the 1920s.
Sarah Waters was born in Wales in 1966. She has been shortlisted for the Man Booker and Orange prizes and has won The South Bank Show Award and The Somerset Maugham Award. Four of her novels have been adapted for television. She has been named as author of the Year four times - by the Booksellers Association, Sunday Times, Waterstone's and The British Book Awards.
Winner of IBW Book Award 2015 (UK). Long-listed for IMPAC Dublin Literary Award 2016 (UK) and Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction 2015 (UK) and The Walter Scott Prize for Historical Fiction 2015 (UK).