Janet Kelly was born in Canada but moved to England as a young girl. She qualified as a teacher in 1967 and spent the next 48 years in education, first as a primary school teacher and later as adviser and inspector for mathematics and special educational needs. The last ten years were as a consultant working with schools mainly in England and but also Hong Kong and Gibraltar and publishing mathematical books and materials for infants. She began writing stories for her grandchildren and â€œextra grandchildrenâ€ when she retired.
Jinxerypokery: The Beginning
Readers of Jinxerypokery 2 and Jinxerypokery 3 often ask how old Agatha Pandora Goodfellow is, since she often talks of people who lived hundreds of years ago as friends of hers. Unfortunately, she is not always completely truthful (and sometimes not truthful at all) and combined with her habit of ...