Jane Burns retired from teaching English in 2009 to concentrate on writing. In 2013, she completed a Masters Degree in Television Fiction Writing which led to a stint as Educational Consultant on popular BBC 1 school drama Waterloo Road. My Sister's My Teacher! is Jane's first attempt at a children's novel.
"Holly was still shaking the life out of me and pointing to the stage. I had missed Mr. Bamber announcing our new teacher. I stood up straining forward eagerly to catch a glimpse - only to find out why Holly was so frantic.
There on the stage beside Mr. Bamber stood MY BIG SISTER ANGELA!"
How had Angela managed to slip that one past her kid sister?