Deb Hunt was born in England, where she worked as a librarian, teacher, event manager, PR executive, actress and journalist. She has worked with Shakespeare in the Park in London, Australian House & Garden magazine in Sydney and for the past five years as a writer with the Royal Flying Doctor Service. She is the author of Love in the Outback, and Australian Farming Families is her second book. She has lived in France, Spain, Saudi Arabia, London, Broken Hill and a small village in Gloucestershire. She now lives in Sydney with her partner and their dog.