Sarah Waters is the author of Tipping the Velvet, a New York Times Notable Book; Affinity, which won her the Sunday Times Young Writer of the Year Award; Fingersmith; and The Night Watch, both of which were shortlisted for the Orange Prize and the Man Booker Prize. She has also been named one of Granta's best young British novelists.
Photo: Sarah Waters, British novelist. At a signing it "Women and Children First" BookshopLee Child in Chicago. Photo source: Wikimedia Commons.