Individual Author Record
Name: Sara GruenPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Fiction Other Born: 1969 in Vancouver, British Columbia. Sites:
Illinois ConnectionGruen and her family lived in Grayslake, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional InformationSara Gruen is an author with dual Canadian and American citizenship. She moved to the United States from Ottawa in 1999 for a technical writing job. Laid off two years later, she started writing fiction about animals. Gruen loves animals. Her third book, ''Water for Elephants'', became a ''New York Times'' bestseller and is available in 43 languages. It was made into a major motion picture in 2011 and starred Reese Witherspoon, Robert Pattinson and Christoph Waltz and is now headed to Broadway. Gruen currently resides in North Carolina.
*''Riding Lessons'', Harper Torch, 2004*''Flying Changes'', Harper Torch, 2005*''Water for Elephants'', Algonquin, 2006*''Ape House: A Novel'', Spiegel & Grau, 2010*''At the Water’s Edge'', Spiegel & Grau, 2015*''Dear Henry'', Spiegel & Grau, 2016