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Ruth Ware

Author of The Woman in Cabin 10

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Ruth Ware grew up in Lewes, in Sussex. After graduating from Manchester University she moved to Paris, 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. In a Dark, Dark Wood is her début thriller. Ruth's second novel, The Woman in Cabin 10, became a Sunday Times and New York Times bestseller. (Bowker Author Biography) Ruth Ware was born in West Sussex, England in 1977. She is a graduate of Manchester University. She has worked as a waitress, a bookseller, a teacher of English as a foreign language, and a press officer. She is the author of the psychological crime thrillers In a Dark, Dark Wood, and the bestseller, The Woman in Cabin 10. (Bowker Author Biography)
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The Woman in Cabin 10 4,584 copies, 277 reviews
In a Dark, Dark Wood 3,301 copies, 224 reviews
The Death of Mrs. Westaway 2,133 copies, 134 reviews
The Turn of the Key 1,922 copies, 134 reviews
The Lying Game 1,884 copies, 88 reviews
One by One 1,306 copies, 61 reviews
The It Girl 94 copies, 7 reviews
Snowflakes 57 copies, 3 reviews
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Ruth Ware (born 1977), alias for Ruth Warburton, is a British psychological crime thriller author. Her novels include In a Dark, Dark Wood (2015), The Woman in Cabin 10 (2016), The Lying Game (2017) and The Death of Mrs Westaway (2018). Both In a Dark, Dark Wood and The Woman in Cabin 10 were on the U.K.'s Sunday Times and The New York Times top ten bestseller lists. She is represented by Eve White of the Eve White Literary Agency. She switched to Ruth Ware to distinguish her crime novels from the young adult fantasy novels published under her name, Ruth Warburton.

Ruth Ware was born in 1977 and grew up in Lewes. She studied English at Manchester University, where she developed a fascination with Old English and Middle English texts.

Before her writing career, Ware worked as a waitress, a bookseller and a publicist. She also spent time in Paris, teaching English as a foreign language.

Ware now lives near Brighton.
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