Nicole Trope is a former high school teacher with a Masters Degree in Children’s Literature. In 2005 she was one of the winners of the Varuna Awards for Manuscript Development. In 2009 her young adult novel titled I Ran Away First was shortlisted for the Text Publishing Prize.
Her novels for adults – The Boy Under The Table, Three Hours Late, The Secrets in Silence and Hush, Little Bird – are published by Allen&Unwin.
Nicole lives in Sydney with her husband and three children.