Carrie Ryan

Carrie  Ryan

Carrie Ryan is the New York Times bestselling author of the Forest of Hands and Teeth trilogy, the Infinity Ring series, and The Map to Everything, among other books for middle-grade and young adult readers. Carrie is a graduate of Williams College and Duke University School of Law. She was born and reared in Greenville, South Carolina. She is a former litigator who now works full-time as a writer. She lives in Charlotte, North Carolina, with her writer/lawyer husband, two big cats, and one large rescue mutt. They aren't prepared for the zombie apocalypse in the least. Her website is, and she tweets as @CarrieRyan.