K.I.M. Publishing, LLC
9780692178058, $18.70, PB, 262pp, www.amazon.com
Synopsis: With over twenty fires ranging in the North Carolina mountains, how does an emergency response network pushed to the breaking point respond to a fire threatening to devour the mountain communities of Lake Lure, Chimney Rock, Shumont and Bat Cave?
Annie Simms is a volunteer firefighter and a biologist who is striving to stave off bat extinction, and becomes embroiled in the fight against The Party Rock Fire that started November 5, 2016 and initiated the largest request for mutual aid the state had ever seen.
Deftly woven throughout this novel about two firefighters who are in love, yet find themselves torn apart by swirling suspicions and mistrust, "Catching Fire" is the...