S.R. Ahuja (1992) was born in Rock Island, IL where she grew up. After graduating from Augustana College in Rock Island with a degree in secondary education and English, she went right into teaching high school English. She continues to teach and live in the Illinois Quad Cities area near her family. She loves to travel whenever she gets the chance including traveling oversea with students. Her first novel, Avalon: Princess, was published in 2016.