A C Harlow grew up barefoot in Australia. When she was 6, she looked after wild rabbits and had a pet kangaroo. At 21, she moved to the other side of the world for love and other adventures. At 30, she helped establish a completely non-profit Cambodian children’s charity and supported a brilliant young Cambodian woman through university. She now lives in London where she studied novel writing at Faber Academy. While I Have You is her first novel.