Caroline Stevermer is a fantasy author whose works are often HistoricalFantasy. She is perhaps best known as the co-author, with Creator/PatriciaCWrede, of the ''Literature/SorceryAndCecelia'' trilogy.

Of her solo works, probably the best known is the "Literature/ScholarlyMagics" series: ''A College of Magics'', a {{Ruritania}}n fantasy set in the early 20th century, with a prequel ''When the King Comes Home'' and sequel ''A Scholar of Magics''.

She has also written ''River Rats'', a {{postapocalyptic}} adventure on the Mississippi River; the Alchemist duology, set in the Italy of the Borgias; and ''Magic Below Stairs'', a children's fantasy set in the same world as ''Sorcery and Cecelia''.
!!Works by Caroline Stevermer with their own trope pages include:

* ''Literature/SorceryAndCecelia'' series
* ''Literature/ScholarlyMagics'' series

!!Other works by Caroline Stevermer provide examples of:

* AfterTheEnd: ''River Rats''
* ColdIron: In ''Magic Below Stairs'', cold steel hurts magical creatures, including brownies and [[spoiler:whatever that thing was that the curse produced to attack Lord Schofield]].
* DeathByChildbirth: Frederick's mother in ''Magic Below Stairs''. (The baby, a girl, died too.)
* HistoricalFantasy
* InWhichATropeIsDescribed: Each chapter of ''Magic Below Stairs'' has a title beginning "In Which Frederick ..."
* MoustacheDePlume: Ambiguous intials version -- the two Alchemist novels were credited to "C. J. Stevermer".