Jane McMorland Hunter has written several books, including Ode to London. Her other books include three books in the best-selling Teach Yourself series as well as The Tiny Garden (Frances Lincoln) and For the Love of an Orchard (Pavilion) both of which have been widely and favourably reviewed. She lives in London. Jane Robbins went to Hornsey College of Art where she studied Graphic Design. During the subsequent years of teaching art and working, she produced her own work - mainly printmaking, but also for a while designing knitting patterns. She now sells her work at exhibitions and shows, in the form of giclee prints and greetings cards.