Maureen Murrish was born in Durham, in the beautiful north of England close to both the sea and the countryside.
She has been crafting fantasy stories since childhood as a way to entertain her younger sister. Even now she mostly writes fantasy for children and young adults in anything from short story to novel length.
The first book of the Dragon World series is due to be published in paperback on 14 February 2014. Then in April this year her non-fiction book 'The Wheel of The Year' is due out in both eBook and paperback.
Maureen is currently working on the third book of the Dragon World series.