Catherine Webb

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Birthday
27, 1986
Birthplace
England
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
27, 1986 (age 32)
Birthplace
England

About

An English science fiction author, she is best known for her Carnegie Medal-nominated books, Timekeepers (2005) and The Extraordinary and Unusual Adventures of Horatio Lyle (2006). She wrote her first novel, Mirror Dreams, when she was only fourteen years old.

Before Fame

She began writing mostly in the young adult genre and has since begun authoring books for adults. Also a performing arts enthusiast, she graduated from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in 2010. She also attended the London School of Economics.

Trivia

She helped pioneer a new genre of writing called Urban Magic, which combines fantasy elements with modern-day city environments.

Family Life

She grew up in London, England. Her father, Nick Webb, also had a career as a writer.

Associated With

Darren Shan is another popular English writer of young adult books.