When the Smoke Clears
As a member of the North Cascades Smokejumpers, Alexia Allen always takes care of the equipment that keeps her safe. So when she nearly dies in a fire due to equipment failure, she knows something is up. Ordered to take time off while the investigation continues, Alexia makes a last-minute... show more
As a member of the North Cascades Smokejumpers, Alexia Allen always takes care of the equipment that keeps her safe. So when she nearly dies in a fire due to equipment failure, she knows something is up. Ordered to take time off while the investigation continues, Alexia makes a last-minute decision to recuperate at her mother's home and attend her high school reunion. Yet trouble seems to be following her, and within hours of arriving home she's involved with murder, arson--and a handsome detective. But the conflicts ahead are nothing compared to the ghosts of her past. As she strives to remember and forgive her family history, she must also decide if the secret she's been guarding for the last ten years must finally come to light.Chock-full of the suspense and romantic tension readers have come to expect from Lynette Eason, When the Smoke Clears is the explosive first book in the Deadly Reunions series.
Publish date: February 1st 2012
Pages no: 352
Edition language: English
, Mystery Thriller
, Womens Fiction
, Chick Lit
, Christian Fiction
, Romantic Suspense
Series: Deadly Reunions (#1)
Amazon needs to work their shit out so that Christian fiction is clearly labeled. Great story, but when even the MC is like "Yo, what's up with all this God stuff?", you've gone meta and need to dial it back a bit.With or without the religion, this was a four star read. But because the religion felt...
From the moment I open the pages I was taken in by Alexia. I found her story to be intriguing as the story unfolded. As she is suspended for her job in Washington she goes back to her hometown for a visit and to help with the high school reunion. As soon as she arrives home she finds a person on her...