10 Facts About Jane Clarke

Find out more about children’s book author and Five Quills writer Jane Clarke with these ten quick facts.

Facts about Jane: She lives in Market Harborough, Leicestershire

1. Lives in

Market Harborough, Leicestershire

2. Writes

Picture books, chapter books, poetry and reading scheme books

3. Books published

80+

4. Favourite book

The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame

5. Favourite fairy tale character

The Ugly Duckling

6. Favourite type of cupcakeFacts about Jane, favourite book: The Wind in the Willows © E.H. Shepard

Carrot cake with lots of swirly frosting

7. Favourite movie

The Good Dinosaur

8. Favourite thing to do

Picking up fossil sharks teeth on a palm-tree lined beach in Florida

9. Favourite stationery itemFacts about Jane, favourite film: The good dinosaur © Disney Pixar

HB school pencils, especially the yellow and black ones!

10. Jane’s creative mantra

Writing isn’t brain surgery, no-one gets hurt if you get it wrong.

 

Facts about Jane: she loves to collect fossils, particularly fossil sharks teethJane at desk with Sky and giant shark tooth gift under the lamp

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Edited by Janey Robinson