Karyn Langhorne Folan graduated from Harvard Law School and, after practicing and teaching law for several years, decided to pursue her dream of becoming a writer. She is the author of eighteen books, including three young adult titles, four romance novels, several works of nonfiction. She has also been the ghostwriter for personalities in the entertainment and music industries.
Second in the series about eight kids who must rely on each other to survive after a nuclear apocalypse. Nester Bartlett narrates the kids' experiences as nuclear winter sweeps over the Mountain Place.