Chasing Fireflies: A Novel of Discovery

Written by:
Charles Martin
Narrated by:
Adam Verner

Unabridged Audiobook

Ratings
Book
18
Narrator
3
Release Date
August 2020
Duration
10 hours 25 minutes
Summary
When paramedics find a malnourished six-year-old boy near a burning car that holds a dead woman, they wonder who he is—and why he won't speak. From the New York Times bestselling author of The Mountain Between Us comes a story of self-discovery, healing, and hope.

On a stifling summer day, an old Chevy Impala ignored the warning signals and was annihilated by the oncoming train. What no one realized until much later was that the driver had paused just before entering the tracks and kicked a small boy out of the car. A small boy with broken glasses who is clutching a notebook with all his might . . . but who never speaks.

Chase Walker was one of the lucky ones. He was in foster care as a child, but he finally ended up with a family who loved him and cared for him. Now, as a journalist for the local paper, he’s moved on and put the past behind him. But when he’s assigned the story of this young boy, painful, haunting questions about his own childhood begin to rise to the surface.

And as Chase Walker discovers, learning the truth about who you are can be as elusive—and as magical—as chasing fireflies on a summer night.

Praise for Chasing Fireflies:

“Colorful, memorable characters; Southern regional flavor that’s drop-dead accurate; and lyrical, intelligent writing make Chasing Fireflies an exceptionally good read.” —Aspiring Retail

“Martin understands the power of story and he uses it to alter the souls and lives of both his characters and his readers . . .”—Patti Callahan Henry, New York Times bestselling author


- Full-length emotive Southern fiction
- Also by Charles Martin: The Water Keeper, The Mountain Between Us, Send Down the Rain, and When Crickets Cry
Reviews
Profile Avatar
Tina

This book lost me at times and had a very slow start but was beautifully written. As someone who mostly listens to fantasy fiction the heartbreak in it was refreshing and relatable. The narrator was new to me and I wasn’t expecting the accent but it was nice, he added to the setting.

Profile Avatar
Crista N.

Excellent book.

Chasing Fireflies: A Novel of Discovery
This title is due for release on August 4, 2020.

Enter your email below to be notified as soon as it is available!

By clicking "Notify Me" you consent to receiving electronic marketing communications from Audiobooks.com. You will be able to unsubscribe at any time.

Already a member? Log In to add this title to your wishlist.
Chasing Fireflies: A Novel of Discovery
This title is due for release on August 4, 2020
We'll send you an email as soon as it is available!

Already a member?
Log in to add this title in your wishlist
Chasing Fireflies: A Novel of Discovery
Please Log in and add this title to your wishlist.
Chasing Fireflies: A Novel of Discovery

We will send you an email as soon as this title is available.

1 book added to cart
Subtotal
$27.99
View Cart