UP IN SMOKE is the third installment of the EMBERS & ASHES series by T.K. Chapin. This new story centers on the veteran firefighter – Rick Alderman. He’s a man who has attended church for decades and has heard it all before. A once faithful servant in the Church, Rick begins to fade shortly after his daughter goes off to college.
His lacking relationship with his Creator becomes apparent to him when a once rather harmless hobby takes a turn for the worse. Trying to handle his problems all on his own, Rick struggles to right all the wrong that he’s done. A suspenseful romantic story that will keep you turning the pages to see what happens next.
From cats in trees to people dangling out windows of their three story homes, Firefighter Rick Alderman has seen it all. He’s been on the force for two decades now and is anxiously heading towards retirement. When a part-time hobby that was supposed to help break up the monotony takes a turn for the worst, Rick finds himself down a path he never wanted to be on.
When smoke rises, it signals there is a fire. Rick Alderman’s smoke has risen.
Taking matters into his own hands, Rick believes he can work his way out of the trouble he has found himself in. While his intentions were good, he finds himself spinning a web of lies and deceit that might just cause him to lose everything he cares about most in the world.
A Christian romantic suspense novel about the struggles in Christian marriages, love, forgiveness, and God’s healing power. Each page will have you turning to see what happens next.
Up in Smoke is the third installment to the best selling Christian romance, Amongst the Flames in the Embers & Ashes. With a 4.5+ rating on the series by reviewers across the broad, it’s an easy pick for your next contemporary Christian romance read. T.K. Chapin’s Christian romance novels are never preachy feeling, but instead show how God plays a real role in the lives of Christian believers. All of T.K. Chapin’s contemporary Christian romance novels inspire his readers to look at life differently and be inspired. Choosing to pick up a copy of Up in Smoke is a decision you will be happy you made.