Kate Cary is one of the authors of the Warriors novel series, a story about wild cats, which she writes under the pen name of Erin Hunter. The other authors who also write the Warriors novel series under the pen name Erin Hunter are Cherith Baldry, Gillan Phillip, Rosie Best, Inbali Iserles, and Tui T. Sutherland. Kate Cary has also written the book Bloodline, and its sequel Reckoning. Besides writing Warriors, Kate Cary also has helped her partners write the Seekers books. Cary says she has loved cats since the age of 6, which helped her write the warriors novels. She has 2 cats of her own: Flower and Miu-Miu, and a son named Joshua. She lived in Scotland for twelve years, before moving back to England in 2004.
|Born:||Nov 4, 1967, outside Birmingham, England|
|Pen name:||Erin Hunter (shared)|
|Notable works:||Warriors, Seekers, Bloodline|
|Twitter:||Kate Cary's Twitter profile|
About Kate Cary
One of four authors who wrote the novels in the popular Warriors series under the collective pen name of Erin Hunter. She published a novel called Bloodline under her actual name and also contributed to the Seekers series.
She wrote her first book when she was just four years old. She later graduated from Royal Holloway, University of London with a degree in history.
Her enthusiasm for writing about wild cats (the subject of the Warriors series) developed from a lifetime of owning domestic cats.
She grew up near Birmingham, England, and later lived in Scotland for over a decade. Her son, Joshua, was born in 1997.
She wrote the novel Bloodline as an unofficial sequel to Bram Stoker's Gothic horror novel Dracula.
Information related to Kate Cary
- Warriors (novel series)
- British writers of young adult literature
- Writers of Gothic fiction
- Alumni of Royal Holloway, University of London
- English fantasy writers
- Women writers of young adult literature
- 21st-century English novelists