Born in the North East of England, B.A.Morton writes across a number of genres including crime, romance, horror and historical fiction. After a twenty year civil service career, she and her family escaped the rat race and relocated to the remote beauty of the Northumberland National Park. She now works part time in the village GP surgery and lives in a cottage built on the remains of a medieval crypt. Her debut novel “Mrs Jones” a fast paced, romantic, crime thriller set in New York, took second place in the Yeovil Literary Prize 2011. Published by Taylor Street Publishing it was closely followed by the sequel “Molly Brown”. Her latest book “Bedlam” is a psychological/horror/thriller.