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The smoke jumper

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Published by Dell in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- Fiction,
  • Forest fire fighters -- Fiction,
  • Wilderness areas -- Fiction,
  • Male friendship -- Fiction,
  • Smokejumpers -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementNicholas Evans.
    GenreFiction.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination560 p. ;
    Number of Pages560
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14437133M
    ISBN 100440235162
    OCLC/WorldCa50325848


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Ed falls in love with Julia, a woman who works as a rehab counselor for troubled youth. She takes kids out hiking and asks them questions like "How does that make you feel?". For Julia Bishop is the partner of his best friend and fellow “smoke jumper,” Ed Tully.

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It was nigh on noon when the smoke jumpers came. They plummeted in pairs on each pass of the plane, their bodies jolting as the parachutes cracked open and filled and left them floating like medusas in an ocean of sky. Now and then the chutes masked the sun that flared harsh and white and [ ].

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His second novel The Loop was also well received/5(). A smoke jumper is dropped by parachute to fight remote forest fires. Unlikely buddies Connor Ford, cowboy and photographer, and Ed Tully, musician and scion of a wealthy family, pair off in dizzying descents to the hot spots every summer.

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I really liked The Horse Whisperer, and loved The Loop, but The Smoke Jumper falls well short of both. The story begins with two best friends, Ed Tully and Connor Ford, who spend their summers "smoke jumping" - that is, parachuting into remote locations to fight forest fires/5().

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© Nicholas Evans (P) Random House Inc., Bantam Doubelday Dell Audio Publishing, a Division of Random House Inc. Nicholas Evans (born 26 July ) is an English journalist, a survey with the goal of finding the "nation's best-loved book".

It was made into a film in ; The Smoke Jumper. Personal life. Evans is married to singer/songwriter Charlotte Gordon : Nicholas Benbow Evans, 26 July (age 69). The Smoke Jumper (Unabridged) The Divide (Unabridged) The Loop (Unabridged) North and South: North and South Trilogy, Book 1 (Unabridged) Young Men and Fire.

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