Frank Poltenson was raised in upstate New York. He served as a Military Intelligence Special Agent in the US Army in the 1970s and was stationed in Korea for two years. He now lives in North Georgia with his wife, Laura, and their three dogs. This is his first novel.
Atomic Kimchi is a fast-paced historical mystery thriller that takes place in South Korea in the early 1970's. Reluctant soldier David Zajac and his team of young and inexperienced Army Intelligence agents strive to solve twin crimes with massive international ramifications. Nothing is quite as it seems as friends, suspects and lovers intertwine roles in a hectic race against time.