J. R. Koop is Jasmine Koop, a demisexual panromantic who wears hearing aids.

Ey started writing at 12; the world of Abrecan was first birthed at age 14. Since, ey have been unable to write much else, forgoing all to delve into the big wide gods’-ruled world of eir imagination.

Jasmine studied a Bachelor of Creative Writing at Flinders University in Adelaide, South Australia. Here ey live with eir fiancee and ever-growing library.

Racing the Sun is not eir first book, but it is eir debut. It was published April 2019.