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Tested by Fire, Herman, Kathy

Tested by Fire

Authors: Herman, Kathy
Series: The Baxter Series
Publisher: The Crown Publishing Group
BISAC/Subject: FIC030000, FIC042100, FIC042060
ISBN: 9780307565143, Related ISBNs: 0307565149, 1576739562, 9780307565143, 9781576739563
Classification: Fiction
Number of pages: 320
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis: When a bizarre houseboat explosion rocks the close-knit community of Baxter, firefighters, friends, and neighbors stand powerless as the McConnells' blazing hull sinks to the bottom of Heron Lake. Grief turns to outrage as new evidence proves there was one survivor -- and points to murder, something this sheltered community has never faced in its hundred-year history. In a race with the FBI, Jed sets out to track down the sole survivor, coping meanwhile with his own painful marital struggle. Baxter's mystery and Jed's dilemma are ones only God can solve in this suspenseful, surprising story of redemption amidst despair in small-town America.

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