Chasing Fireflies: A Novel of Discovery

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Thomas Nelson, Feb 1, 2008 - Fiction - 342 pages
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They have one summer to find what was lost long ago.

"Never settle for less than the truth," she told him. But when you don't even know your real name, the truth gets a little complicated. It can nestle so close to home it's hard to see. It can even flourish inside a lie. And as Chase Walker discovered, learning the truth about who you are can be as elusive--and as magical--as chasing fireflies on a summer night.

A haunting story about fishing, baseball, home cooking, and other matters of life and death.

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I put off rating this one because so many other readers gave it a 4 or 5. Here I am again, the odd person out. But I just could not stretch it to a 3 star. It left me feeling as if I had been tricked ... Read full review

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"Chasing Fireflies" is my first Charles Martin book, and I liked it enough to pick up another some day. My reasons for not loving it are nit-picky, and I can easily see why so many friends liked the ... Read full review

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