Jessie Burton is an English author and actress. As of 2019, she has published four novels, The Miniaturist, The Muse, The Restless Girls, and The Confession. The Muse has been published in 38 languages. The first two were Sunday Times no.1 best-sellers, New York Times bestsellers, and Radio 4's Book at Bedtime. Her short stories have been published in Harpers Bazaar US and Stylist.
Burton is also a non-fiction writer. Her essays have been published in The Wall Street Journal, The Independent, Vogue, Elle, Red, Grazia, Lonely Planet Traveller and The Spectator.