Caroline Tung Richmond is an award-winning young adult author, whose books include The Only Thing to Fear, The Darkest Hour, and Live In Infamy (March 2018). Her upcoming works also include a Cold War alternate history novel (Scholastic 2019) and a short story anthology co-edited with Elsie Chapman (Simon Pulse, 2019). Her work is represented by Jim McCarthy of Dystel & Goderich.

Caroline is also the Program Director of We Need Diverse Books, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that advocates for diversity in children's publishing.

After growing up in the Washington, D.C. area Caroline now lives in northern Virginia. In her free time she likes to read good books, dabble in graphic design, plot ways to get more stamps in her passport, and hang out with her family.