Struan Murray is Scottish and grew up in Edinburgh, the youngest of a large, rowdy family of redheads. He has a PhD in genetics and is now a lecturer in biochemistry at the University of Oxford. Struan's debut middle-grade novel Orphans of the Tide published in February 2020. 

Singularly brilliant.

Kiran Millwood Hargrave, author of The Girl of Ink and Stars
on Orphans of the Tide

A terrific debut of strange myths and dark secrets.

The Bookseller (Editor's Choice)
on Orphans of the Tide

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