C V Chauhan was a born in a small town in the Rift Valley in Kenya and emigrated with his family to Leicester at the age of 11. He graduated from the University of York and taught history in various secondary schools in London and Birmingham. After periods of working for local council education departments in the Midlands and West Yorkshire, he was appointed a schools’ inspector and inspected schools all over England. He recently gave up full-time work to focus on his writing. C V Chauhan loves to travel and enjoys watching cricket.