Jane Clarke

Jane is a regular contributor to poetry anthologies for children and is the author of numerous delightful picture books. She spent many happy years in the Netherlands working as a library assistant at an International School. Now Jane lives in Kent with her two sons and two Labradors.

Books by this Author

Gilbert the Hero
Creaky Castle
Trumpet: The Little Elephant with a Big Temper
Gilbert the Great

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Every journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step

Q. What is your greatest achievement?

A. Raising my two sons

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. In a quarry in Utah, USA discovering a new species of Dinosaur

Q. What’s your best quality?

A. Loyalty

Q. What’s your fantasy profession?

A. Being a world famous palaeontologise

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