Softcover with light shelfwear to edges. Pages tight and clean. Spine has small creases with tilt. 170 pages. MMP Binding. Year: 1995. ISBN: 1557487014. Heartsong Presents # 125. Val Packard is bright, perceptive, and a courageous defender of the faith, in the grad school classroom where she is a student, that is. Outside, however, she is plagued by an increasing fascination with Joel Bennigan, the handsome assistant pastor the Faith Bible Church.