Scott Bergstrom

Scott  Bergstrom

Scott Bergstrom is a traveler, photographer, and writer who lives in Colorado with his wife and daughters. The Cruelty is his fiction debut.

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The Cruelty (Released 2/17)

The Cruelty (Released 2/17)
Mystery, Suspense
Recommended for teens

When her diplomat father is kidnapped and the U.S. Government is unable to help, 17 year-old Gwendolyn Bloom sets off across the sordid underbelly of Europe to rescue him. Following the only lead she has—the name of a Palestinian informer living in France—she plunges into a brutal world of arms smuggling and human trafficking. As she journeys from the slums of Paris, to the nightclubs of Berlin, to the heart of the most feared crime family in Prague, Gwendolyn discovers that to survive in this new world she must become every bit as cruel as the men she’s hunting.

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When we asked our authors what they were or might have been voted in HS, Scott answered Most Likely to Hurt Himself in a Stupidity-Induced Accident..

Other Fun Facts

  • My first, and favorite, job was working in a library.
  • Cats are my favorite animal.
  • My goal for 2017 is to improve my cursive penmanship.
  • I don't understand the rules of football.
  • I tell people my favorite color is orange, but really, I don't have one.