Mandy Morton was born in Suffolk, and pursued a successful music recording career before joining the BBC to produce and present arts-based programmes. More recently, Mandy co-presents The Eclectic Light Show on Cambridge 105 Radio. Magical Mystery Paws, the sixth book in the No. 2 Feline Detective Agency series, is published in July. For the last seventeen years, Mandy has shared her time between Cambridge and Porthleven, where her novel The Ghost of Christmas Paws is set.