Ruthie Madison is known as Ruthie Derby to her friends and family. She uses writing as a way of escape, but gives God the glory in all her books. She has written three books which she describes as Romantic Suspense: A Second Chance at Love, The Past Hunter: When the Past Comes Calling and Purify My Heart. Ruthie Madison is an hybrid author. When she isn’t writing she helps take cares of her mother along with her older sister Elizabeth.