Ruby Soames is a writer and university lecturer living in the South of France. Her first published novel Seven Days to Tell You, written during her studies on the Online MA in Creative Writing at MMU, was chosen for publication by UK reading groups after winning the Hookline Books' Readers' Favourite 2010 award. It won the People's Book Prize in the Winter Collection 2011 and came in the top three for Best Novel from an Independent Publisher, 2012. Seven Days to Tell You was also shortlisted for the Beryl Bainbridge First Novel Award.
Personal Website: http://www.rubysoames.com