Deborah Carr lives on the island of Jersey with her husband, two children and three rescue dogs. She became interested in books set in WW1 when researching her great-grandfather’s time as a cavalryman in the 17th 21st Lancers.
Deborah has come through the RNA’s New Writers’ Scheme, securing a publishing contract with HarperCollins’ romance imprint, HarperImpulse for her second WW1 romance, The Poppy Field.
Her debut WW1 romance, Broken Faces was runner-up in the 2012 Good Housekeeping Novel Writing Competition and given a ‘special commendation’ in the Harry Bowling Prize.
She also writes psychological suspense as Ella Drummond and contemporary romance series as Georgina Troy.
Deborah was Deputy Editor of the online review site, Novelicious.com for seven years and, as well as being a member of the Romantic Novelists’ Association, The Society of Authors and The Historical Novel Society, she is one of The Blonde Plotters.