Caroline James has owned and run businesses encompassing all aspects of the catering industry. She lives in Cheshire and spends her time writing, climbing mountains and running a hospitality business. She is a member of the Romantic Novelists Association, The Society of Authors and Feature Editor for an online magazine.
Her debut novel, Coffee, Tea, The Gypsy & Me is set in North West England, in a country house hotel at the time of a famous gypsy horse fair. The book went straight to number three on Amazon and was E-book of the Week in The Sun newspaper.
Her second novel, So, You Think You're A Celebrity...Chef? is set in London and Ireland with much of the action taking place at an annual Gourmet Food Festival near Cork. The story takes a lighthearted look at the world of celebrity chefs as they battle it out for fame and fortune. The novel was a finalist at the Winchester Writer's Festival 2016 in best TV Drama.
"Ab Fab meets MasterChef... 5 Star read!"
Coffee, Tea, The Caribbean & Me is set in Cumbria and Barbados. A stand-alone read, it continues the Coffee, Tea...series. Join Jo and Hattie as they romp into their future and prove anything is possible. A finalist at The Write Stuff, LBF 2015, the judges commented that, "Caroline is a natural story teller with a gift for humour in her writing." The book is an Amazon #1 best-seller and is featured as a recommended read in Thomson Holidays Summer 2017 Inflight Magazine
Jungle Rock, a new novella based around a reality TV show is out now
Boomerville - coming soon!
Hattie Goes To Hollywood - coming soon!
Caroline also writes short stories and contributes to many publications. She is a public speaker, reviewer, food writer and founder member of The Cheshirati