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Firefighter Mystery Novels

Hi,  I'm a 14 year volunteer firefighter in Brookline NH who has begun writing a series of novels based in firefighting.  I weave in calls I've been on and scenes I've worked against the backdrop of fictional mysteries.  There are presently 4 books available on Amazon in both ebook and paperback.  Present and retired firefighters, EMT, dispatchers who have read the books tell me they love them.  I would like to send a copy of the first book in paperback to anyone interested in reading it.  I…See More
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Actions Seen at a Box Alarm for a "Light smoking".

Around mid-day, a structural response was transmitted for "a light smoking" inside of a gym facility.  One of those dispatches where so many are tempted to judge the outcome of the call before they even get on the fire truck, and their conduct on the scene then reflects that attitude. Nationally, this complacency too often results in a predictable surprise that we call a tragedy.  As I was in the area, I responded on the call and noted the following actions being carried out by responding…See More
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Actions Seen at a Box Alarm for a "Light smoking".

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