Sara Sheridan was born in Edinburgh and studied English Literature at Trinity College Dublin. Fascinated by different media she has written a wide range of stories including contemporary novels, short films, teen and children’s books as well as historical fiction. In 2000 her first novel, Truth or Dare won a place in the 100 Best Scottish Books, as part of the Scottish Library Award. She was also included in Company magazine’s Top Ten Young Writers Under Thirty and was nominated for a Saltire Award in 2003. Sara has one daughter and lives in Edinburgh. For more information on Sara, visit www.sarasheridan.com.


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Secret of the Sands
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