Carole is a USA Today Bestselling Author of over 225 novels in contemporary, Regency, and paranormal romance. In May 2017 she received a Career Achievement Award from Romantic Times. In 2015 she was Recipient of the Romance Writers of America Lifetime Achievement Award. In 2014 she received a Pioneer of Romance Award from Romantic Times. In 2012 she was recognised by Queen Elizabeth II for ‘outstanding service to literature’. She is happily married to Peter, has six sons, and lives on the beautiful Isle of Man.