Marah Woolf was born in 1971 in Saxony-Anhalt where she still lives today with her husband and three children. She studied History and Politics and made her dream come true with the publication of her first novel in 2011. Since then her books have sold more than 1.5 million copies as e-book, audio book or paperback. The titles have won several awards and were translated into various languages. Since 2017 Marah Woolf has also been publishing with Dressler-Verlag and Piper. Several of her titles have made it onto the SPIEGEL bestseller list.Under the pseudonym Emma C. Moore Marah also writes sugar-sweet short novels, all set in the small town of Crossville in Tennessee.