Jane Rogers

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This article is about the novelist. For the actress, see Jane A. Rogers. For the sheriff, see Jane Margaret Rogers.
Jane Rogers
Born (1952-07-21) 21 July 1952 (age 61)
London, England
Occupation Novelist
Nationality British


Jane Rogers (born 21 July 1952) is a British novelist, editor, scriptwriter, lecturer, and teacher. She is best known for her novels Mr. Wroe's Virgins and The Voyage Home. In 1994 Rogers was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature.

Her latest novel, The Testament of Jessie Lamb was longlisted for the Man Booker Prize and won the Arthur C. Clarke Award.


  • Separate Tracks (1983, Faber)
  • Her Living Image (1984, Faber)
  • The Ice is Singing (1987, Faber)
  • Mr. Wroe's Virgins (1991, Faber)
  • Promised Lands (1995, Faber)
  • Island (1999, Little Brown)
  • The Voyage Home (2004, Little Brown)
  • The Testament of Jessie Lamb (2011, Sandstone)

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