British-American writer known on her behalf works of traditional and detective fiction. Her books include Wide may be the Drinking water, Judas Flowering, and Darkness of a female. She graduated from both Oxford School and Radcliffe University. Through the early 1940s, she was utilized by Period Mag. Her sister, Joan Aiken, acquired a profession as an writer of children’s fiction and supernatural books. Her dad was novelist and Pulitzer-winning poet Conrad Aiken.