Nightshade by Ronie Kendig Genre: Christian Romantic Suspense Pages: 368 Trade Paperback Date Published: July 1, 2010 Publisher: Barbour Books My rating: 5 of 5 stars Soldiers all across the globe are returning home to their families after brutal tours of duty. They are discharged from the service. . .and on their own. Meet Max Jacobs, one of these discarded heroes, as he faces a wall of failure—in his career, his friendships, and his marriage. Failing again—this time to end his life—he is offered a thread of hope. Are covert government operations the answer for him, or will they only bring more danger and dissension upon his broken family? Soldier and hero, now he faces the biggest battle… the homefront. After a tour of duty in a war-torn country, embattled former Navy SEAL Max Jacobs finds himself discarded and alienated from those he loves as he struggles with war-related PTSD.. . .