N. G. Osborne grew up in Angus, Scotland and graduated in 1995 from Oxford University with a B.A. in Politics, Philosophy & Economics. At the age of eighteen, Osborne spent twelve months as a volunteer for Project Trust working in a school and the Afghan refugee camps of Peshawar, Pakistan. This experience was the inspiration for his novel 'Refuge'.
Osborne currently lives in Los Angeles and is a film and T/V writer / producer. The last film Osborne produced was "Remember Me" starring Robert Pattinson, Emilie de Ravin, Pierce Brosnan and Chris Cooper.