Born in Yorkshire, Caroline studied Law at the University of Manchester and stayed over the border. She became a partner in a firm of Solicitors and began writing novels, short stories and poetry when she deserted the law to bring up her three daughters.

In addition to the publication of her short story collection, Watching Horsepats Feed the Roses, by ACHUKAbooks in 2012, Caroline has had short fiction and poems published in a wide variety of literary magazines and anthologies. Her novel Lie With Me Under the Toothbrush Tree was shortlisted for the Impress Prize 2015 and her novel Time is of the Essence was in the Pulp Idol 2016 finals and long listed for the UK Novel Writing Competition 2017.

Her debut novel, Beneath the Skin was published by Avon HarperCollins in October 2017. My Husband’s Lies followed on 17th May 2018.