Carol Fleurette is originally from Rancho Cucamonga, California. She moved to Virginia in 2012 where she began writing and illustrating children's books. Her other works include The Rain That Would Never End, Not The Same But Not So Different (Either), and Access Required.
She holds a Masters Degree in Psychology and works with children and adolescents who have experienced traumas, and children with disabilities. Her involvement with Little Miss Bubba was done in the hopes that young readers will recognize that their uniqueness can result in their success.