Jenny Barden

Jenny Barden is an artist-turned-lawyer-turned-writer with a love of history and adventure, and much of the inspiration for her debut came from retracing the footsteps of Francis Drake in Panama. She is currently working on a sequel centred on the first Elizabethan 'lost colony' of early Virginia.

Jenny has four children and lives inHertfordshirewith her long suffering husband, a loving Labrador and a deadly Bengal cat.