Rosie Fiore was born and grew up in Johannesburg, South Africa. She studied drama at the University of the Witwatersrand and has worked as a writer for theatre, television, magazines, advertising, comedy and the corporate market. She has lived in London since 2000. Her television credits include Sesame Street, and her corporate clients have included Getty Images, the BBC, the Maybourne Hotel Group, Lever Faberge, Starbucks, Toyota and many more.
She has published several novels to critical acclaim: This Year's Black (Struik 2004), Lame Angel (Struik 2006), Babies in Waiting (Quercus 2012) and Wonder Women (Quercus 2013). Her latest novel, After Isabella, will be published by Allen & Unwin in August 2016. Her play, Through a Glass Darkly, played to sold-out houses at the Rosemary Branch Theatre in Islington in March 2016.