Sarah Alderson was born and grew up in the UK, she is married with her now eight year old daughter, Alula and has lived in Bali since late 2011. Whilst settling in Bali, Sarah not only began writing the blog 'Can We Live Here?' she also published her first novel for teenagers, Hunting Lila with Simon & Schuster, followed by a sequel. She has now published four more novels for teenagers, as well as adult romantic fiction for Macmillan, under the pseudonym Mila Gray. Her latest acclaimed novel for adults, Come Back to Me, was published in Summer 2014.