Christine Jayne Vann was born in the Outer Hebrides and is Author of the Pairing Series, a science fiction adventure that follows Kerris and Arucken, an interspecies messenger team and their semi-sentient ship Octavia. She has also written the non-fiction book Social Stories: Visual stories for children on the autistic spectrum and contributed to several charity anthologies.
Christine works as a web developer, and lives in Oxfordshire with her family, dog, hedgehog and various squirrels. She runs the exotic pet rescue Crittery, enjoys geocaching, pyrography and gardening.
The author's writing is wonderfully descriptive and makes it easy to accept the different worlds and alien species. The suspense is quickly built and our heroes constantly have to deal with surprises and treachery. If you like science fiction this is a book you don't want to miss!