Karen Horner was born and raised in Yorkshire and still lives in the county with her only daughter. Her career has been predominately in administration for charitable organisations. Karen's love of stories began in her youth by reading Roald Dahl books and today has an eclectic taste in reading. Tom's Amazing Adventure is her first book and was moved by a real event, where one person inspired the entire country and became a national hero.
Tom enjoys creating adventures with his trusty friend Barkley. Tom uses his wheelchair to travel around his magical garden hoping to raise money to help his local hospital. Tom and Barkley experience many surprises along the way which makes his journey extra special. Tom soon becomes a local hero for his efforts and shares his story to encourage others to create their own amazing adventures.