Originally from Scotland, Morag Joss completed a degree in
English at St Andrew's and then studied singing at the
Guildhall School of Music. Her career path has taken her to
work in museums, galleries and higher education, where she
worked as both a manager and a lecturer. She has also been
an adviser in arts education to the National Trust. Morag
began writing in 1997 after her first short story won a
prize in a national competition.