Forest Issac Jones was born in Lynchburg, Virginia and brought up in Salem, Virginia where he now lives. A part time writer since 2000, he has written a short story for Detective Mystery Stories called, The River Clyde Mystery. He graduated from Roanoke College in 1995 with a BA in History and Education. In 2011 he graduated from Virginia Tech with Ed.D. in Educational leadership and policy. He is currently a principal at Andrew Lewis Middle School. Forest travels extensively and spends a lot of time in the UK (where his story takes place) and Ireland.
His novel The Greatest English Detective Club #1 reached the top 30 children’s detective books for the Kindle on Amazon UK in September 2014.