When a young firefighter decided to pursue his dream, he sacrificed his relationship with his family and fiancée. His career results in a series of life-changing events that causes him to commit to his career and his relationships. Contrast this to a man who becomes involved in a plot to carry out a heinous terrorist attack. His commitment to his associates sharply contrasts with his desire to mend his life and his relationships with his family. Add a young reporter who falls in love with the young firefighter and has to balance her career choices with her newfound love. And finally, add two law enforcement agents who are working diligently to stop a catastrophe from happening, and you have Trial and Commitment. The novel moves quickly, and the series of events will have the reader hooked from the first paragraph.