Emily Gillmor Murphy was born in 1990, in County Dublin Ireland. As a child she struggled with dyslexia but now has a great love for writing and literature. Emily currently lives in Enniskerry, County Wicklow with her family. She has a great love of animals and has an extended family of multiple dogs, cats and horses. She is also a competitive show jumper, travelling across the country to participate in events with her older sister Lucy.