Before the storm
—Chamberlain, Diane, 1950-
Book
2008
8 available of 9 items

Laural Lockwood's 15-year-old son Andy is "special". She lost him once through neglect, but is determined to make up for her mistakes. When she allows Andy to attend a local church social she is terrified when the church is consumed by fire. Andy survives and saves other children as well. Initially Andy basks in the role of unlikely hero but when the suspicion of arson is cast upon Andy, Laurel must ask herself how well she really knows her son, and how far she'll go to keep her promise to protect him forever.

Item Details
Subjects:
Arson -- Fiction.
Church buildings -- Fires and fire prevention -- Fiction.
Fetal alcohol syndrome -- Patients -- Family relationships -- Fiction.
Heroes -- Fiction.
Mothers and sons -- Fiction.
ISBN:
9780778325413
0778325415
Publisher, Date:
Don Mills, Ont. : MIRA, 2008.
Description:
470 p.
Notes:
Includes discussion questions.
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