When Peter Bartholomew and his ward, Lucy, come across a human skull while playing--and it turns out to have belonged to a former lover of Peter's who supposedly left the island many years ago--all of Nashtoba Island is shocked. When another skull, that of a legendary bootlegger, is discovered, Peter sets out to find a connection between the two deaths--and to clear his own name.

Fire Water 2015, Gallery Books

ISBN-13: 9781501133749

Trade paperback

Fire Water 1999, Pocket Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780671017378

Mass-market paperback