About the author
R.J. Kinderman is a retired educator living with his wife Denise on their farm in Northwester Wisconsin. He has lived an active lifestyle in the outdoors including; biking across America, twice, as well as a lifetime spent messing around with kayaks, canoes, countless hours on cross-country skis, and snowshoes.
In 2017 Kinderman was the recipient of the prestigious Jade Ring Award from the Wisconsin Writers Association in recognition of his writing. He enjoys the support of many educators and principals and received the endorsement of Mrs. Barbara Bush, former First Lady, for his book Beans and Lolo’s Big Bike Ride.