"An engaging, suspensful look at a tragedy averted that also provides a glimpse of a challenging way of life."--Kirkus Reviews
"This dramatic account is a rock-solid case study in the power of a collaborative frame of mind."--Booklist
"This well-organized treatment hits just the right tone for middle-grade readers."--Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books
About the Author
Elaine Scott, a veteran nonfiction writer, is often praised for making complicated scientific concepts accessible for young readers. She is the author of When Is a Planet Not a Planet? The Story of Pluto, among many other books. She lives in Houston, Texas.