Tana French grew up in Ireland, Italy, the United States and Malawi. She trained as an actor at Trinity College, Dublin. Her first novel, In The Woods, was published in 2007. Her novels have won Edgar, L.A. Times, Macavity, Anthony, Barry, and Irish Book Awards, and have all been New York Times bestsellers. Faithful Place, her third novel, was one of Time magazine’s Top Ten Books of 2010. Her books have been published in 30 countries. She lives in Dublin with her family.