Helen Bryan is a British writer of fiction who has published several novels, short-stories and poetry. She has received acclaim for her work from critics, reviewers and readers alike. Her books have been widely translated in languages such as English, Spanish and German. The book she is currently working on is a novel about an alien named Fulp; a story about how humans coped with alien invasion twenty years ago.The book was originally titled "The War Bride", but Bryan decided to change the title because doing so would cause confusion among readers. The name was changed to "Bran".