Jean Gill is a Welsh writer and photographer living in the south of France with two scruffy dogs, a beehive named 'Endeavour', a Nikon D750 and a man. For many years, she taught English in Wales and was the first woman to be a secondary headteacher in Carmarthenshire. She is mother or stepmother to five children so life was hectic. .... more
Jean Gill is a Welsh writer and photographer living in the south of France with two scruffy dogs, a beehive named 'Endeavour', a Nikon D750 and a man. For many years, she taught English in Wales and was the first woman to be a secondary headteacher in Carmarthenshire. She is mother or stepmother to five children so life was hectic.
Publications are varied, including prize-winning poetry and novels, military history, translated books on dog training, and a cookery book on goat cheese. With Scottish parents, an English birthplace and French residence, she can usually support the winning team on most sporting occasions.
Contact Jean at email@example.com with comments or questions. You'll find a mix of her work, along with fun trivia about books, at www.jeangill.com Her photo portfolio is at www.istockphoto.com/jeangill and she blogs at www.jeangill.blogspot.com
Jean Gill's Projects
Arrows Tipped with Honey
Four misfit friends and 50,000 bees: together they must change the world.
Aided by three gifted fri... more
Bladesong: 1151 in the Holy Land (The Troubadours Quartet Book 2)
'A masterpiece. A historical feast.' C.M.T.Stibbe, Chasing Pharoahs
1151: the Holy Land
Winner of... more
"Jean Gill brings her magical storytelling skills to teens, to weave compelling and thought-provokin... more
Shortlisted for the Cinnamon Press Novella Award. "A compelling story about friendship, its strength... more
Plaint for Provence: 1152: Les Baux
Summoned to the court of Les Baux, Estela and her lover, Dragonetz, are embroiled in two rival claim... more
Queen of the Warrior Bees: One misfit girl and 50,000 bees
‘Spellbinding! If you liked ‘The Bees’ you’ll love t... more
Someone To Look Up To: a dog's search for love and understanding
'Jean Gill has captured the innermost thoughts of this magnificent animal.' Les Ingham, Pyr Internat... more
Song at Dawn: 1150 in Provence (The Troubadours Quartet)
Book 1 of the award-winning Historical Fiction series The Troubadours Quartet more
1153: Hispania and the Isles of Albion
Thrilling conclusion to an award-winning series. Global Eboo... more