House on Fire

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Pocket Books, Feb 1, 1998 - Fiction - 400 pages
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New York City firefighter Kevin Dempsey's world caves in when his wife abandons him and takes their daughter. Desperate, Kevin turns to his job, his family, and the bottle for solace. His brother then heads the search to find Kevin's wife and daughter and uncovers a sinister web of secrets that threatens to destroy every member of their family.

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Kevin Dempsey has it all: a job he loves in his native Brooklyn, a large family, a new house, a beautiful wife, and a daughter he adores. Then comes the call from Polly telling him that not only is ... Read full review

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Denis Hamill is the author of "House on Fire", "3 Quarters", "Throwing 7's", "Stomping Ground", & "Machine". A columnist for the New York "Daily News", he lives in New York City.

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