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Ruth Ware grew up in Lewes, in Sussex and studied at Manchester University, before settling in North London. She has worked as a waitress, a bookseller, a teacher of English as a foreign language and a press officer.

Her début thriller In a Dark, Dark Wood was an instant New York Times bestseller in the US, and a Richard and Judy pick and Sunday Times bestseller in the UK. It was optioned for film by New Line Cinema with Reese Witherspoon attached to produce.

The follow up, The Woman in Cabin 10 was a number one New York Times bestseller.

Since then her books have appeared on bestseller lists around the world, and all three have been optioned for either film or TV.

Follow her on twitter at @ruthwarewriter.

Find her on facebook as Ruth Ware Writer.

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Ruth Ware’s agent is Eve White and her publishers in the UK are Harvill Secker.

For UK press requests please contact Louise Court on lcourt@penguinrandomhouse.co.uk.

For US press requests please contact Meagan Harris on meagan.harris@simonandschuster.com.

For any other territory, or for rights enquiries and blurb requests, please contact Eve White at the Eve White Literary agency.