About The Author

Trace Wilkins Francis, author

Tracé Wilkins Francis

After the birth of her son, Tracé decided to focus more on her first dream of writing. She is a member of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI), contributing writer for Innervision Magazine, and an assistant producer for several projects under her husband’s film and theater company, JetFarm Pictures. She has received several Long Island community awards including the 2019 Women Who Rock Their Roles. Tracé currently lives in Long Island, New York with her husband, and son Joseph aka “Jo Jo Bean” who has written and illustrated his first book, The Adventures of Rock, and is the inspiration behind her book series.



 Joseph E. Francis

Joseph E. Francis

Joseph E. Francis does it all. He is a competitive swimmer and in training for his black belt in MMA. His favorite school subjects are Math, Mandarin, and Art. One day he hopes he can be a rock-n-roll crime fighter just like Tim. Joseph’s ultimate goal is to be a U.S. Olympic swimmer For now, he’ll settle for a competitive swimming, MMA Black Belt Illustrator.