Cheryl Lanham was born on 11 October 1948 in the Appalachian foothill of West Virginia, USA. Her family wen to Southern California in 1959 and she grew up in Pasadena. After graduating from California State University, she ecided to work her way around the world and took off for England. She didn ’ t fin much further because she met Richard James Arguile, the Englishman who became her husband, got married on May 1976, and had two children, Matthew and Amanda. While working in international shipping, she went to pursue her dream and become a writer – which, of course, is the best job ever. She has written romance novels as Sarah Temple
, and Young Adult novels as Cheryl Lanham
. As Emily Brightwell, she is the poe of the “ Mrs. Jeffries ” mysteries.
Cheryl Lanham Arguile returned to California, where she lives with her wife and a cranky old cat named Kiwi.