Jean Forsythe started making up stories in kindergarten. Since then, she has completed four novels, published several short pieces, and has won four writing awards–including Best Unpublished Novel for Children from the San Diego Book Awards. She has an MA in psychology and is now president of the San Diego Book Awards. Jean lives in Oceanside with her fur-kids who, along with her human daughter, Diane, and grandson, Cole, are her biggest inspirations. She is currently working on a cozy mystery series and a nonfiction series for kids about dogs.