Miriam is an award winning author of more than 75 children's books, translated into over 25 languages.
Her fiction includes picture books, novelty books, poetry and short stories. Her novel, Girl on a Plane, is published in the UK, and is publishing in the US in September 2016.
She was born in England but also grew up in Africa, The Middle East and China. She taught English before becoming a writer and now lives in Sussex, UK.