Contributor Bio: Burton, Tim
Jayne's parents come from different ends of the United Kingdom: East Anglia and Northumbria. Her mother grew up near Sutton Hoo, the inspiration behind Jayne's first historical novel, Dark Under the Cover of Night. While studying Medieval literature and Old English at University, she learned a lot about the culture, history and language of this era, and decided to bring it to life in stories. She also writes contemporary romance novellas set in Italy. Jayne was born in Lincolnshire, England, grew up in New Zealand and spent many years living in Italy. She currently lives in Rome with her partner, Tim, where she works as a freelance writer.