Fiona McCallum was raised on a cereal and wool farm near Cleve on South Australia's Eyre Peninsula and remained in the area until her mid-twenties, during which time she married and separated. She then moved to Melbourne and on to Sydney a few years later.
Fiona's first novel, Paycheque, was published in 2011 and became a bestseller. In the eleven years since, she has written another twelve bestselling novels. Her Time to Shine is Fiona's fourteenth book.
Currently residing in Adelaide, Fiona is a full-time novelist who writes heart-warming stories that draw on her rich and contrasting life experiences, love of animals and fascination with human nature.