Andrea Carter grew up in Ballyfin, Co. Laois. She graduated in Law from Trinity College, Dublin, qualified as a solicitor and moved to the Inishowen peninsula where she lived for eleven years. In 2006 she transferred to the Bar. Having practised as a barrister for a number of years, she now writes full time. Her first three books have been optioned for television. She was shortlisted for the Irish Book Awards in 2019. She lives in Dublin with her husband.
A beguiling heroine - clever sympathetic and bearing a weight of guilt . . . This is Andrea Carter's first book; she'll go far - The TimesThe colourful cast of characters may be fictional, but the landscapes, towns and villages are instantly recognisable - Irish Daily MailA promising start - The Sunday Times Crime ClubDeath at Whitewater Church is a charming debut that bodes well for Andrea Carter - Irish TimesI adored this traditional crime novel; it's modern day Agatha Christie with Ben as Miss Marple - Irish Examiner