About Jane

Jane Bailey is the author of six novels. Her first novel was shortlisted for the Dillons Prize. Her fifth novel, ‘What Was Rescued’ was shortlisted for the RNA awards.

Jane has been a writer-in-residence for Cheltenham Festivals’ First Story for several years, which promotes creative writing in schools serving low-income communities. She has also been writer-in-residence for Beyond Words, which takes creative writing to young people in Gloucestershire Hospitals.

Jane lives in Gloucestershire.

Coming March 2022

Sorry isn't good enough

“Dazzling writing… funny, tender and razor-sharp”

– Beryl Bainbridge

Writer in Residence Projects