Tod Olson is the author of the Lost series, the How to Get Rich historical fiction series, and numerous books for the school/library and classroom markets. He has written for national magazines on the Columbine school shooting, homeless teens, the murder of Matthew Shepard, and many other stories of interest to children and young adults. During his 25 years in children's publishing, he has edited and developed several collections of books for both school/library and the classroom. Tod holds an MFA from Vermont College.
Praise for Lost in the Pacific, 1942 (Lost #1):
* "A riveting, completely engrossing true survival story." --
Kirkus Reviews, starred review
"Engaging... A great choice for collections." -- School Library Journal