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Wildfire free pdf Julie has an obsession with fire that began after her parents died when she was twelve years old. Her pyromania leads her to take an unlikely job as a forest firefighter on an elite, Type 1 Hotshot crew of forest firefighters who travel the American West battling wildfires. The only woman on the twenty person crew, Julie struggles both to prove her worth and find a place of belonging in the dangerous, insular, and very masculine world of fire (while also fighting against an eating disorder she's had since her teens). As her season on the line progresses so do her relationships with the strange and varied cast of characters that make up her hotshots teamand she learns what it means to put your life on the line for someone else. "Wildfire" is a tough, gritty, and fascinating story from an exciting new voice in American fiction. Fans of the movie "Backdraft" or Cheryl Strayed s memoir "Wild" will enjoy this fast paced debut."

About Mary Pauline Lowry

Mary Pauline Lowry has worked as a forest firefighter on the Pike Hotshot Crew, a construction worker, and an advocate in the movement to end violence against women. She has an M.A. in English from the University of Texas. She is a native of Austin, Texas.

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Author : Mary Pauline Lowry
Publisher : Skyhorse Publishing
Data Published : 07 October 2014
ISBN : 1629144975
EAN : 9781629144979
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 304 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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