Cathy Woodman was a small animal vet before turning to writing fiction. She won the Harry Bowling First Novel Award in 2002. Follow Me Home is set in the fictional market town of Talyton St George in East Devonshire, where Cathy lived as a child. She is the author of City Girl, Country Vet. Cathy lives in England with two cats, three mad Border Terriers, and two ponies.