About the Author
Sarah Hall was born in Cumbria in 1974. She is the prize-winning author of four novels - Haweswater
, The Electric Michelangelo
, The Carhullan Army
and How to Paint a Dead Man
- as well as The Beautiful Indifference
, a collection of short stories. The first story in the collection, 'Butchers Perfume', was shortlisted for the BBC National Short Story Award, a prize she won in 2013 with 'Mrs Fox'.