Agent: David H Headley
Jenny Quintana grew up in Essex and Berkshire before studying English literature at Queen Mary in London. She gained at PGCE at Goldsmiths and was a teacher for several years in East London before moving abroad and living and working in Seville and Athens. She later became a freelance author writing books for teaching English as a foreign language.
She has published three novels with Mantle, Pan Macmillan. Her best-selling debut The Missing Girl, was chosen as a Waterstones Book of the Month and was long-listed for both the Authors’ Club Best First Novel Award and The Specsavers National Book Awards. Jenny’s novels have also been published in Italy, Germany and Sweden.
Jenny has three grown-up children who are a constant delight, and lives with her family in Berkshire along with their beautiful Border Collie, Juno.
© Alicia Clarke
Books by Jenny Quintana
- The Hiding Place (Pan Macmillan)
- Our Dark Secret (Pan Macmillan)
- The Missing Girl (Pan Macmillan)