Fireflies: A Father's Tale of Love and Loss [NOOK Book]

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In the bestselling novels of suspense master David Morrell, fear is the main subject. But Morrell himself had never known genuine terror until he watched his 15-year-old son wage a heroic but doomed struggle with cancer. This is one father’s powerful and unforgettable story of fierce love, impenetrable loss, and an unexpected, breathtaking encounter with the miraculous. Ultimately, Fireflies is a tribute to the undying human spirit that has ...
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Fireflies: A Father's Tale of Love and Loss

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Overview

In the bestselling novels of suspense master David Morrell, fear is the main subject. But Morrell himself had never known genuine terror until he watched his 15-year-old son wage a heroic but doomed struggle with cancer. This is one father’s powerful and unforgettable story of fierce love, impenetrable loss, and an unexpected, breathtaking encounter with the miraculous. Ultimately, Fireflies is a tribute to the undying human spirit that has already given new hope to enthralled and grateful readers around the world.

“I found myself almost speechless….It left me feeling shaken, uplifted, and terribly moved.”
—Stephen King, New York Times bestselling author of Doctor Sleep

“A powerful experience I shall remember for a long, long time. Thank you, Mr. Morrell, for sharing so much love so electrifyingly.”
—Robert Ludlum, New York Times bestselling author of The Bourne Identity

“I was enormously impressed….One of the most poignant and passionate religious quests you will ever read….Don’t miss this story of how good people respond to bad things.”
—Father Andrew M. Greeley, New York Times bestselling author of Angel Light

“A story that should have meaning and truth for every parent.”
—Los Angeles Daily News

“A heartbreaking and inspiring account of devotion in the face of death.”
—Detroit Free Press
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940013461727
  • Publisher: David Morrell Enterprises
  • Publication date: 11/23/2011
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 508,889
  • File size: 307 KB

Meet the Author

David Morrell is the acclaimed author of First Blood, the novel in which Rambo was created. His numerous New York Times bestsellers include the classic spy trilogy The Brotherhood of the Rose (the basis for a top-rated television miniseries that premiered after a Super Bowl), The Fraternity of the Stone, and The League of Night and Fog. An Edgar, Anthony, and Macavity nominee, Morrell is the recipient of three Bram Stoker awards as well as the International Thriller Writers’ prestigious Thriller Master award. Send him an email at www.davidmorrell.net.
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