David A. Poulsen’s Young Adult Fiction 3-Book Bundle

Overview

Prolific young adult author David A. Poulsen "handles heavy material with sophistication" (Publishers Weekly). The teens in these three novels confront a teacher who denies the Holocaust, the devastation of atomic bombs, and emotional fallout from the Vietnam War.

Includes:

And Then the Sky Exploded
Ninth-grader Christian Deaver learns his great-grandfather was part of the team that built the atomic bombs dropped on Japan in World War II. During a school trip to Japan, he meets a Hiroshima survivor and tries to make amends. But what can one teenager do?

Numbers
Just when Andy starts to feel like he finally belongs, can he stand up to the person he trusted the most?

Old Man
Nate takes an unexpected and unwanted trip with his estranged father, only to undergo changes in his perceptions of both himself and his dad, whose participation in the Vietnam War changed him forever.

Reviews

A compelling story with strong characters whom the reader will find believable as well as likeable.

VOYA Magazine

About the Author

David A. Poulsen

Posted by Kendra on October 30, 2014

David A. Poulsen

David A. Poulsen has been a teacher, actor, cowboy, high school football coach, and — most of all — a writer. He is the author of more than twenty-five books, including Serpents Rising and Dead Air, the first two books in the Cullen and Cobb Mystery series. He lives on a ranch in the Alberta foothills near Calgary.