Born near Lincoln, Claire Dunn took a degree in History and made a career of literacy development, returning to her academic roots to incorporate elements of history into her stories of romance, mystery and suspense. Endorsed by Inspector Morse author Colin Dexter, ‘The Secret Of The Journal’ series was launched with ‘Mortal Fire’, Claire’s debut novel, winning Gold (Adult Romance) in the ForeWord Book Of The Year Awards. This was followed by four further books in the series published by Lion Fiction.
She is currently writing a trilogy set during the Wars of the Roses, a period which sparked her interest in history and set her on the road of romance, writing and research.
After a career running her specialist dyslexia and autism school in the South East, she is now writing full-time in the South West surrounded by restless seas, ancient landscapes and wide, wild skies.