J M Forster used to work with young people as a careers adviser but now concentrates on writing for children and young teens. She lives in Gloucestershire, UK with her husband, two sons and dog. Shadow Jumper is her award-winning first book. She is working hard on her second.
'This adventure story has all the crucial elements of a good read - suspense, mystery, action - but on top of all that, it deals with a number of contemporary themes such as divorce, isolation and difficult health conditions and its impact, in a relatable manner ... Perfect for both, teens and preteens. Families Rating 6 out of 6.' - Families Online. '... a touching and gripping adventure, full of surprises and underpinned by a heart-warming message about the power of friendship to fight adversity.' - Today's Child Magazine. 'A tale full of adventure and mystery ... with direct, accessible language ... A warm, human tale of friendship' - Primary Times (Gloucestershire)