Jane Lawes signs book deal with Usborne
UEA graduate Jane Lawes (pictured) has signed with book publisher Usborne to write a series of novels for children on the theme of gymnastics. The first three titles in the Gym Stars series will be ‘Summertime and Somersaults’, ‘Friendships and Back Flips’ and ‘Surprises and Superstars’. All will be published next spring. Jane, who is represented by the literary agency A.M. Health, studied acrobatic gymnastics at St David’s School in Middlesex before undertaking her BA in American Literature with Creative Writing at UEA. She graduated in 2008.