The best Vietnam War vels yet for this age range. - KIRKUS REVIEWS Ivan has never backed down from a fight - especially when it comes to fighting for what's right. Now, as war erupts in Vietnam, he wants thing more than to fight for his country as a soldier in the US Army, just as his father did in World War II. But Vietnam is t the war Ivan was expecting. Glory does t come so easily in the jungle. And for the first time, Ivan is forced to question what he's really fighting for . . . and whether it's a fight he can hope to win.
Chris Lynch is the author of numerous acclaimed books for middle-grade and teen readers, including the Cyberia series and the National Book Award finalist INEXCUSABLE. He teaches in the Lesley University creative writing MFA program, and divides his time between Massachusetts and Scotland.