Entry updated 26 October 2021. Tagged: Author.
(1952- ) Bolivian-born Danish author, in the US from an early age, who work consists mostly of Young Adult novels; Countdown (1996), which is set in the Near Future, explores culture tensions and personal growth through initially disputatious conversations between a young astronaut and an African lad aspiring to a compassionate life. [JC]
born La Paz, Bolivia: 1952
- Countdown (New York: Atheneum, 1996) [hb/Dan Brown]
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