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Sarah Perry

Biography

Sarah Perry

Sarah Perry was born in Essex in 1979. Her first novel, AFTER ME COMES THE FLOOD, was longlisted for the Guardian First Book Award and the Folio Prize. She lives in Norwich. THE ESSEX SERPENT is her American debut.

Sarah Perry

Books by Sarah Perry

by Sarah Perry - Fiction, Gothic, Historical Fiction

An exquisitely talented young British author makes her American debut with this rapturously acclaimed historical novel, set in late 19th-century England, about an intellectually minded young widow, a pious vicar and a rumored mythical serpent that explores questions about science and religion, skepticism, and faith, independence and love.