Missing in the Mountains-Eleven-year-old Jarod is only supposed to have to help his little sister learn to ski for one afternoon, but a bully and a wrong turn lead Jarod and his sister into a life-or-death situation. Can they survive the bitter cold? (Rising Moon Books/Northland) Children's Literature says, "This decent "kids-in-peril" thriller should appeal both to boys and girls." It was nominated for the Indiana Young Hoosier Reader Award.
Danger in the Desert has been called thrilling but realistic novel of two boys' quest for survival in the brutal Arizona sun. (Rising Moon Books/NBN) School Library Journal says, "This exciting adventure has a skillful integration of accurate survival tactics." Danger in the Desert has been winner of the ONEBOOKAZ for children, a favorite for Battle of the Books and won the Minnesota Young Reader Award and Georgia Children's Choice Award among others.