Bruce Nelson, Sue Ruff, and their friends were enjoying a peaceful camping trip when the world literally exploded around them. The Mount St. Helens volcano erupted just 14 miles from their campsite, spraying them with hot ash, boulders, and trees. Read about how Sue and Bruce survived their ordeal and got help for their hurt friends.
About the Author
Tim O’Shei is the author of more than 60 nonfiction books for kids and teens. He’s also a teacher, sports and entertainment journalist, and the founder of Live! Starring … You!, a program where students interview people in the spotlight. He regularly visits schools around the country, teaching workshops and spreading his motto, “Write for your dreams.” He’s been featured on national television, including an appearance on the Travel Channel’s “Mysteries at the Museum.” Tim is a native of Buffalo, New York, where he lives with his wife and three children.
Table of Contents
Nightmare in the woods Fire in the sky Struggling to safety After the disaster.