A terrible thing has happened to the Great Elastic Marvel (five times World Trampolining Champion, sometimes known as the Man with Rubber Legs, The Jumping Master). As he practises his deadly difficult, quadruple, headfirst flip, he flips from one danger to another.
Sean Taylor has spent the past 12 years working on poetry, storytelling and creative writing with young people, visiting schools, libraries, art centres and museums across three continents. Since meeting his Brazilian wife, he has been living between Sao Paulo in Brazil and London. He says of Boing!: "It's based on a true story. Or at least something I read in a newspaper once. Somewhere in Eastern Europe a trampolining champion did accidentally jump out of his own window. Apparently." Bruce Ingman received his MA in Illustration from the Royal College of Art, has taught in several colleges and illustrated for such magazines as Vogue. He has also written the children's books: Lost Property, A Night on the Tiles, Bad News I'm in Charge! and the award-winning IWhen Martha's Away.