Vanessa Jones was born and raised in Kent. After training at Laine Theatre Arts, she went on to be a Musical Theatre actor in West End shows, including Wicked, Sister Act, Grease, Guys and Dolls, Annie Get Your Gun and Mary Poppins, where she met (and married!) a fellow actor.
She now lives in East Sussex with her sweep and their two children and runs her own musical theatre schools. SING Like No One's Listening is Vanessa's debut YA novel.
You can find Vanessa on Twitter @WestEndWitch and Instagram @vanessajoneswrites