The Authors

Ted and Seton Murphy


T.M. Murphy, featured in the book 101 Highly Successful Novelists, is the author of the several books for kids. Murphy spends his time teaching creative writing at Boston College, touring schools to motivate young people to write, and also teaching writing during the summer at The Writers’ Shack in his hometown of Falmouth, Ma. The Running Waves is Murphy’s first novel for adults, but not his last. He is currently working on a serial killer murder mystery tentatively titled, The Macabre Trophies. He is looking for a new agent for that project and many others. For more information about T.M. Murphy check out his website The Cape Cod Writer.


Seton Murphy lives and works outside of Boston, but grew up in Falmouth, Massachusetts, in a family of writers. He is a graduate of Bridgewater State College. His influences include Dave Chappelle, Chris Rock, Tom Brady, Beck, and his parents. This is his first book.