Carol Jones - Concubines ChildCarol Jones has lived most of her life in Melbourne, Australia. She taught English and Drama in secondary schools before working as an editor of children’s magazines. She has been a full-time author since 1999.

Her novels The Concubine’s Child and The Boy with Blue Trousers are published by Head of Zeus.

Her latest novel Secrets of the Bay under the name Julie Brooks is published by Headline.