Diane Chamberlain is the New York Times, USA Today and Sunday Times bestselling author of 26 novels published in more than twenty languages. Her most recent novel is The Dream Daughter. Some of her most popular books include Necessary Lies, The Silent Sister, The Secret Life of CeeCee Wilkes, and The Keeper of the Light Trilogy. Diane likes to write complex stories about relationships between men and women, parents and children, brothers and sisters, and friends. Although the thematic focus of her books often revolves around family, love, compassion and forgiveness, her stories usually feature a combination of drama, mystery, secrets and intrigue. Diane’s background in psychology has given her a keen interest in understanding the way people tick, as well as the background necessary to create her realistic characters.
Diane was born and raised in Plainfield, New Jersey and spent her summers at the Jersey Shore. She also lived for many years in San Diego and northern Virginia before making North Carolina her home.
Diane received her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in clinical social work from San Diego State University. Prior to her writing career, Diane worked in hospitals in San Diego and Washington, D.C. before opening a private psychotherapy practice in Alexandria Virginia specializing in adolescents. All the while Diane was writing on the side. Her first book, Private Relations was published in 1989 and it earned the RITA award for Best Single Title Contemporary Novel.
Diane lives with her partner, photographer John Pagliuca, and her sheltie, Cole. She has three stepdaughters, two sons-in-law, and four grandchildren. She’s currently at work on her next novel.
Diane Chamberlain – The Silent Sister (read by Susan Bennett)
Diane Chamberlain – Necessary Lies (read by Alison Elliot)
Diane Chamberlain – The Midwife’s Confession (read by Abby Craden, Cassandra Campbell, Angela Dawe, Xe Sands, Cris Dukehart)
Diane Chamberlain – Pretending To Dance (read by Susan Bennett)
Diane Chamberlain – Summer’s Child (read by Carla Mercer-Meyer)
Diane Chamberlain – The Dream Daughter (read by Susan Bennett)
Diane Chamberlain – Secrets She Left Behind (read by Abby Craden, Kris Koscheski)
Diane Chamberlain – The Courage Tree (read by Ann Marie Lee)
Diane Chamberlain – The Escape Artist (read by Coleen Marlo)
Diane Chamberlain – Secret Lives (read by Johanna Parker)
Diane Chamberlain – Fire And Rain (read by Karen White)
Diane Chamberlain – Private Relations (read by Karen White)
Diane Chamberlain – The Shadow Wife (read by Arika Rapson)