Author Sarah Jane Butfield, who now lives in South Wales, was born in Ipswich and raised in rural Suffolk. Sarah Jane is a wife, mother, ex nurse and now an internationally published author. Married three times with four children, three stepchildren and two playful Australian Cattle dogs she an experienced modern day mum to her ‘Brady bunch’, and she loves every minute of their convoluted lives.
Sarah Jane, the roving Florence Nightingale, fulfilled her childhood dream of becoming a nurse and went on to use her nursing and later teaching qualifications to take her around the world. She is now an international best-selling author of three travel memoirs set in Australia and France and an award-winning nurse memoir, Ooh Matron! which was published in September 2015. Book 2, in The Nomadic Nurse Series, Bedpans to Boardrooms is due for release In December 2016.
Glass Half Full: Our Australian Adventure, her debut travel memoir, and the sequel Two Dogs And A Suitcase: Clueless in Charente are regularly found high in the rankings in categories include Parenting, Grief, Christian faith, Step-parenting, Travel and France.
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Sarah Jane Butfield