Jane O’Connor

Jane is an academic and writer based in the West Midlands. Her debut novelNeedlemousewas runner up in the Tibor Jones pageturner prize and was published by Penguin in 2019. Jane has had short stories published in national magazines and was the winner of the Hysteria 2020 short story competition. Her latest novel The Trial of Gwen Foley is set in eighteenth-century Lichfield and features two of her greatest interests – bookshops and the history of witchcraft.