US businessman, journalist and writer, of sf interest for his two series of novels for older children: the Jonny sequence comprising The Magic Ball from Mars (1953) and Starboy (1956); and, more interestingly, the post- HOLOCAUST Hydronauts sequence - The Hydronauts (1970), Follow the Whales: The Hydronauts Meet the Otter People (1973) and Escape from the Crater (1974)-focusing on the aquatic adventures of a group of trainees in the Ranger Service, which controls oceanic food production after radiation has devastated land-based farming.

Science Fiction and Fantasy Encyclopedia. . 2011.

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