About the Author

Van (VJ) Jones lives with his beautiful wife Denise in Abilene, Texas. Abilene is situated in central West Texas and is about 180 miles west of Dallas.

VJ is an Accountant and has worked in several industries over the years. Denise is an Administrator and works with over 100 medical Professionals in the West Central Texas area.

VJ has a passion for nature and the wild animals that inhabit it. The story of Mockingbird shows the quirky nature of the bird, and his wild encounter with Jon the Bald Eagle. VJ hopes the tale will bring reading enjoyment to his young audience.