The Spy with the Red Balloon comes out on October 2nd, 2018.
You can read the author’s note here.
Photos from My Trip to Oak Ridge National Laboratory November 2016
Books I read in full or part:
The Girls of Atomic City by Denise Kiernan
Coming Out Under Fire by Allan Berube
Sons and Soldiers by Bruce Henderson
Nazi Science by Mark Walker
Operation Episolon: The Farm Hall Transcripts by Sir Charles Frank
Sisterhood of Spies by Elizabeth Peet McIntosh
A Cool and Lonely Courage: The Untold Story of Sister Spies in Occupied France by Susan Ottaway
Double Cross: The D-Day Spies by Ben McIntyre
Bomb: The Race to Build–and Steal–The World’s Most Dangerous Weapon by Steve Sheinkin
I previously worked for the Project for Nuclear Awareness, a nuclear nonproliferation and disarmament activism organization, and I have a degree in Political Science from Allegheny College, where I took an introductory class on nuclear policy.