Jessica Grey is a freelance author and literature fanatic. Her strongest literary influences include Jane Austen, C.S. Lewis, L.M. Montgomery, Mary Stewart, and Robin McKinley. Jessica received her B.A. Degree in English from Vanguard University of Southern California.
Jessica’s children book adaptation of Pride and Prejudice – Fitz and Lizzie, a collaborative project with Australian artist Victoria Austen-Young was featured as a poster presentation at the Jane Austen Society of North America’s Annual General Meeting in 2008.
A life-long Californian, Jessica now lives in Montana with her husband and two children, Maddie and James, where she spends her time writing, perfecting the fine art of toddler-wrangling, and helping spread the love of Austen in Big Sky Country.
Jessica’s first novel, a Young Adult fantasy entitled Awake: A Fairytale will be released in February 2012.