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J.N. Courtney lives and writes in upstate New York. She is a member of SCBWI (Society of Children’s Books’ Writers & Illustrators) and RACWI (Rochester Area Children’s Writers and Illustrators). She invites you to share in her international, adventure fantasy stories set 20,000 feet above the earth, high up in the clouds. Enjoy CLOUDSCAPE Charlie’s Story (with “atmospheric science bolstered by fantastical sensory flourishes” - Kirkus Reviews) and CLOUDSCAPE Matilda’s Story (“imaginative and full of whimsical details” - Kirkus Reviews), her first two books in the CLOUDSCAPE trilogy. CLOUDSCAPE Kagiso’s Story will be available in 2025. She is currently working on a biographical, science book about Dr. Donna Kean and her work with the "Rats with Backpacks" of APOPO.

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