<b>Kate Mascarenhas</b> is a part-Irish, part-Seychellois midlander. Since 2017, Kate has been a chartered psychologist. Before that she worked as a copywriter, a dolls' house maker, and a bookbinder. She lives with her husband in a small terraced house which she is slowly filling with Sindy dolls. She is the author of two other novels, <i>The Psychology of Time Travel</i> and <i>The Thief on the Winged Horse</i>.