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This page covers the author of Fingersmith.

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Sarah Waters was born in Wales in 1966. She has a Ph.D. in English. She is the author of several books including Tipping the Velvet, Affinity, The Night Watch, and The Paying Guests. Fingersmith won the CWA Ellis Peters Dagger Award for Historical Crime Fiction and the South Bank Show Award for Literature. She has won a Betty Trask Award and the Somerset Maugham Award. In 2003, she was chosen as one of Granta's Best of Young British Novelists and was named Author of the Year by the British Book Awards, The Booksellers' Association and Waterstone's Booksellers. Several of her novels have been adapted for television. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Fingersmith 7,310 copies, 272 reviews
The Little Stranger 4,854 copies, 329 reviews
Tipping the Velvet 4,710 copies, 136 reviews
The Night Watch 4,180 copies, 146 reviews
Affinity 3,133 copies, 130 reviews
The Paying Guests 2,870 copies, 191 reviews
Lolly Willowes, or The Loving Huntsman (Introduction, some editions) 1,234 copies, 58 reviews
A View of the Harbour (Introduction, some editions) 513 copies, 29 reviews
Granta 81: Best of Young British Novelists 2003 (Contributor) 260 copies, 1 review
The Trail of the Serpent (Introduction, some editions) 167 copies, 5 reviews
Tipping the Velvet [2002 TV mini series] (Original novel) 70 copies, 1 review
Fingersmith [2005 TV mini series] (Original book) 53 copies, 1 review
Virago Is 40 (Contributor) 29 copies
The Handmaiden [2016 film] (Original novel) 23 copies, 1 review
Affinity [2008 film] (Original novel) 17 copies, 1 review
The Little Stranger [2018 film] (Original novel) 8 copies
The Night Watch (Modern Plays) (Original novel) 1 copy

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