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Book SeriesLeft Behind: The Kids
AuthorTim LaHaye, Jerry B. Jenkins
Release DateMay, 2003
Preceded ByThe Beast Arises
Followed ByThe Mark of the Beast

"Wildfire!" is the 27th book of the Left Behind: The Kids series. Its release date was in May of 2003. It was written by Tim LaHaye and Jerry B. Jenkins.

Book Synopsis

Synopsis retrieved from back of the book.

Running for their lives in Wisconsin the kids search for a place to hide as Vicki and Darrion become trapper. In Illinois, Morale Monitor Natalie Bishop tries desperately to rescue believes behind bars.

In New Babylon, Judd and Lionel have a ringside seat to watch one of the most terrifying events of the Tribulation. Will singer Z-Van see the truth or be swept away by the lies of the Antichrist?

Notable Characters

Original Members of The Young Tribulation Force:

  • Judd Thompson Jr.
  • Vicki Byrne
  • Lionel Washington

Other Members of The Young Tribulation Force:

  • Mark Eisman
  • Conrad Graham
  • Darrion Stahley
  • Natalie Bishop
  • Janie McCanyon
  • Charlie
  • Melinda Bentley
  • Shelly


  • This book marks the second time Ryan Daley appears in a dream. The first time was in Fire from Heaven and the third time was in book 28.
  • Judd's dream seems to suggest that Ryan Daley and Nada met for the first time in heaven, though this is unknown.
  • Natalie Bishop's first POV.
  • Zeke Zuckermandel Sr. is arrested.
  • Zeke's gas station is burned down.
  • The Global Community start a wildfire in Wisconsin and blame it on The Young Tribulation Force.
  • First appearance of Colin Dial.
  • First appearance of Maggie Carlson.