Brothers in Arms

One of the best Bluford books out there


Martin Luna, a new student at Bluford High, is at the center of this story. Haunted by the tragic death of his little brother, Martin seeks one thing: revenge. But his mother wants more for her only remaining child. Will Martin listen to her, or will he allow anger to control him?

author biography

Born in Philadelphia in 1972, Paul Langan spent his early childhood in the city before moving with his mother to southern New Jersey. There he attended public schools and later worked a variety of jobs.In 1991, he enrolled at Camden County College and a year later transferred to La Salle University, where he studied creative writing and earned a B.A. in English. Paul reconnected to his interests in creative writing with the Bluford series. He has served as both editor of the series and author or coauthor of five of the ten novels, The Bully, The Gun, Summer of Secrets, Brothers in Arms, and Blood Is Thicker.