Ruth Lauren lives in the West Midlands in England with her family. She likes chocolate, walking in the woods, orchids, going to the cinema, and reading as many books as she can. She's had lots of other jobs, but she likes writing best.
Her acclaimed middle grade novel Prisoner of Ice
and Snow was chosen by the American Booksellers' Association as a top debut of the season.
Ruth's fabulous new middle grade trilogy which begins with Tourmaline and the Island of Secrets will be published by Little Tiger Press.