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The Heat of the Moment Paperback – 18 Apr 2019

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"An inspirational memoir from an extraordinary woman. The Heat of the Moment does for the fire service what Adam Kay’s This Is Going to Hurt did for the NHS. A humbling, jaw-dropping read which redefines what is possible in life" (Viv Groskop)

"Gripping, heart-stopping and profoundly reassuring. Thank heavens for such courage." (Sue Black, author of All That Remains)

"A vivid reminder of the horrors that firefighters face daily - and the debt of gratitude society owes them . . . This book challenges assumptions about who firefighters are, and about what women can do." (The Guardian)

"[One of] the wonder women of our emergency services" (Glamour)

"An immersive insight into a job which few of us could do, by a woman whose award-winning research into decision-making in the emergency services has transformed policy at a global level." (Stylist)

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One of the world's most senior female firefighters shares stories from her extraordinary professional life and reveals the reality of how seemingly impossible decisions are made in extreme circumstances.

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