Jane Rogers has published nine novels, written original television and radio drama, and adapted work (her own and others’) for radio and TV. Her novels include Conrad and Eleanor, The Testament of Jessie Lamb, Mr Wroe’s Virgins, Island, The Voyage Home and Body Tourists. Her writing awards include the Arthur C. Clarke Award, Somerset Maugham Award, Writers’ Guild Best Fiction Book, BAFTA nomination for best drama serial, Guardian Fiction Prize runner up and Arts Council Award. She was also Booker longlisted for The Testament of Jessie Lamb in 2011. She is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and teaches the Faber Short Story Writing course.