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Things you save in a fire / Katherine Center.

Center, Katherine, (author.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 2 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 1 of 2 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Mahnomen Public Library LARGE PRINT CEN (Text) 33500013134507 New Checked out 12/21/2019
McIntosh Public Library LARGE PRINT CEN (Text) 33500013134499 New Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781432868833
  • ISBN: 1432868837
  • Physical Description: 505 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Farmington Hills, Mich : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2019.

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Summary, etc.:
Carrie Hanwell is a female firefighter in Texas, and she's a total pro at handling other people's emergencies. But when her ailing mother asks her move to Boston, Cassie suddenly has an emergency of her own. She finds a job at a tough, old-school Boston firehouse, but firemen aren't exactly thrilled to have a "lady" on the crew--except for the infatuation-inspiring rookie. But she can't think about that, because love is girly, and it's not her thing. And her old captain had advised her never to date firefighters. Cassie can feel her resolve slipping, and it means risking it all--the only job she's ever loved, and the hero she's worked like hell to become.
Reviews

  • Booklist Reviews : Booklist Reviews 2019 June #1
    *Starred Review* Cassie Hanwell has never forgiven her mother, Diana, for leaving her and her father on Cassie's sixteenth birthday. So, a decade later, when Diana calls to tell Cassie that she's lost her vision in one eye and asks Cassie to move across the country to take care of her, Cassie is anything but eager. Now a firefighter in Austin, Cassie loves her job and her team until a run-in with the man who assaulted her on the night her mother left costs her both. Cassie reluctantly moves in with Diana and is forced to start over with a new fire department, one more sexist and backward-thinking than the one she came from. And then the worst thing in the world happens. Cassie, who has spent her adult life avoiding romantic attachments, falls head over heels for the handsome rookie at the station. The follow-up to Center's breakout hit, How to Walk Away (2018), in which Cassie had a brief cameo, has all the hallmarks that made readers fall in love with the previous book: an appealing (if guarded, in this case) heroine, a compelling love story, a tearjerking twist, and a thoroughly absorbing story. Another winner from Center. Copyright 2019 Booklist Reviews.

Subject: Women fire fighters > United States > Fiction.
Man-woman relationships > Fiction.
Mothers and daughters > Fiction.
Sexism > Fiction.
Boston (Mass.) > Fiction.
Man-woman relationships.
Mothers and daughters.
Women fire fighters.
Massachusetts > Boston.
United States.
Large type books.
Genre: Domestic fiction.
Fiction.
Romance fiction.
Love stories.
Romance fiction.
Domestic fiction.

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