Mary Casanova is the author of nine middle grade novels and three picture books. She lives with her family in Ranier, Minnesota. Visit her website at www.marycasanova.com.
"[T]his suspenseful historical tale is...noteworthy for drawing attention to a region...not commonly featured in...fiction about World War II." Booklist 10/15/07 Booklist, ALA
"Casanova spins an adventure-filled and harrowing story...another novel of heroism and perseverance." SLJ 10/2007 School Library Journal