Books by Diane Setterfield

Diane Setterfield is the author of the forthcoming novel “The Thirteenth Tale”, due to be published in September by Orion. Diane Setterfield is in her forties, and she works as a teacher. UK publishers bid £800,000 for “The Thirteenth Tale” while US publi

ONCE UPON A RIVER by Diane Setterfield
Released: Jan. 8, 2019

"Celebrates the timeless secrets of life, death, and imagination—and the enduring power of words. Fans, rejoice! Definitely more The Thirteenth Tale than Bellman and Black."
In Setterfield's (Bellman and Black, 2014, etc.) new novel, a town by the River Thames is deeply shaken and inspired by the arrival—and apparent resurrection—of a mysterious young girl.Read full book review >
BELLMAN & BLACK by Diane Setterfield
Released: Oct. 8, 2013

"A gothic tale in which moments of tedium are relieved by morbidity."
A boy hits the wrong bird with a slingshot, with lifelong consequences, in this second venture into gothic territory from Setterfield, author of the hugely popular The Thirteenth Tale (2006). Read full book review >
THE THIRTEENTH TALE by Diane Setterfield
Released: Sept. 12, 2006

"Setterfield's debut is enchanting Goth for the 21st century."
A dying writer bids a young bookshop assistant to write her biography. Read full book review >