CATRIONA WARD was born in Washington DC and grew up in the United States Kenya Madagascar Yemen and Morocco. She read English at St Edmund Hall Oxford and is a graduate of the Creative Writing MA from the University of East Anglia. Her debut novelRAWBLOOD won Best Horror Novel at the 2016 British Fantasy Awards was shortlisted for the Author's Club Best First Novel Award and was selected as a Winter 2016 Fresh Talent title by WHSmith. RAWBLOOD is published in the US and Canada as THE GIRL FROM RAWBLOOD (Sourcebooks 2017). She lives in London and Devon.