Janet Frances Gibbs has researched and written extensively on womens history. She researched and wrote three biographies for the book, Past and Promise, Notable New Jersey Women, published by Syracuse University Press, 1997. Her 2010 dissertation was a critical biography of Zona Gale, Literary Comet.
She has written non-fiction which has appeared in several newspapers including The New York Times. She was awarded a grant from the AAUW to complete one of her novels and was asked to read her poetry at the Princeton Arts Center.
Born in England she now resides in Northern New Jersey where she continues to write novels about strong women with a mind of their own.