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The day her words ran dry But heartbreak is a difficult puzzle to solve– and truth is elusive where magic and madness collide When the residents of Tillings greet them with a standoffish welcome it becomes clear that they know something about Izabella's dreamer of a father that she does not Now as the island's annual Yemayá festival prepares to celebrate the ties that bind mothers to children lovers to each other and humankind to the sea Izabella must unravel the tangled threads of her own story and reclaim a voice gone silent or risk losing herself—and any chance she may have for a future—to the past

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What the Waves KnowIsland coast lies the tiny isle of Tillings and the memory of Izabella Rae Haywood's sixth birthday– when her universe reeled sharply off course Tucked deep in her pocket Iz carries a small amber seastone and the secret of the evening her father disappeared– taking her words with himEight years later in the autumn of Iz’s mother is through with social workers psychiatrists and her daughter's silence In one last attempt to return Iz's voice the pair board the ferry back to Tillings in hopes that confronting the past will help Izabella heal herself and begin to piece together the splintered memories of

EBOOK ð EPUB What the Waves Know ¶ Paperback FREE µ CITYBREAKSCHEAP TAMARA VALENTINE was born in rural upstate New York where she spent much What the PDF/EPUB or of her time deep in the northern wood astride a horse in search of hidden worlds; in college she found them instead in the bitten up wood of a pencil and an old journal With a deep awe of the power of stories their transformative and healing nature she obtained a BA in English with a concentration in Communications in .

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  • Angela M

    EBOOK ð EPUB What the Waves Know ¶ Paperback FREE µ CITYBREAKSCHEAP What the Waves KnowThere's something that draws me to child narrators Maybe it's the wisdom that comes from their precocious view of life or maybe the truths that often come from their naïveté truths that adults just wouldn't speak of or even know This year I have met and fallen in love with Boo of Boo Elsa of My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She's Sorry Caitlin from Auarium to name a few and of course there's Reuben from an all time favorite Peace Like a River which I read several years ago Izabella or Iz as her mother calls her or Bella or just Be as her father calls her is now on my list of favorite child narrators On her sixth birthday her father leaves and so does her voice After eight y


  • Patty

    EBOOK ð EPUB What the Waves Know ¶ Paperback FREE µ CITYBREAKSCHEAP What the Waves Know“ Departing is when all the tiny pieces that make you whole spring away from you like a big fat touch me not and get lost in the grass beyond any hope of coming back together It is the very moment when all your stories tumble from you and you are reduced again to the weakest for of “to be” in the universe leaving nothing to do but begin again” p 18I worry that there is a school of writing that says that having a child protagonist makes the story easier to tell and helps the readers be sympathetic to the account There are times that this works extremely well Many of us love Scout To Kill a Mockingbird or have met and enjoyed Flavia de Luce The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie or Bee in Where’d You Go Bernadette However I am not sure that a young narra


  • Melissa

    EBOOK ð EPUB What the Waves Know ¶ Paperback FREE µ CITYBREAKSCHEAP What the Waves KnowI received an advanced review copy from Edelweiss in exchange for an honest reviewWow this was a great book Izabella Haywood loses her father at their family's home on Tillings Island and eight years later she still cannot speak Her mom finally accepts that the only way for Izabella to move forward is to go back Back to the island They move back into the family home in mid summer with hopes for a full recoveryAs time goes by Izabella makes friends with the neighbors and townspeople even without a voice Each new discovery on the island takes her one step back to remembering everything that happened that night The writing was


  • Terri

    EBOOK ð EPUB What the Waves Know ¶ Paperback FREE µ CITYBREAKSCHEAP What the Waves KnowI received a copy of this book from the publisher William Morrow Paperbacks in exchange for an honest review It was just released yesterday This is a story for those who like to see a coming of ageovercoming a trauma It follows Izabella as she struggles with her past and her fathers disappearance It highlights her guilt While not a fast moving story it was touching with all of the characters coming together All uniue and a little odd in their own way it showed Izabella that she was not alone If you can handle a story that moves at a slow pace this may be of interest


  • Laurie Kym

    EBOOK ð EPUB What the Waves Know ¶ Paperback FREE µ CITYBREAKSCHEAP What the Waves KnowThe writing here is absolutely gorgeous almost poetic I was fortunate enough to read an advance galley of this with my book club and now cannot wait for another release from this author and this one isn't even on shelves yet Fabulous characters setting and story The novel pivots around growing up loving a Schizophrenic parent and trying to unravel truth from fiction while finding you


  • Mary J

    EBOOK ð EPUB What the Waves Know ¶ Paperback FREE µ CITYBREAKSCHEAP What the Waves KnowI really like this book A young girl Iz struggles to remember and make sense of the night her father who is mentally ill disappeared and come to terms with the fact that it was her words that sent him into the night She hasn't spoken since and her relationship with her mother is strained Together they go back to the home on Tillings Island where it all happened to try to stitch together a path forward Heart breaking and healing


  • Mrs Mommy Booknerd http://mrsmommybooknerd.blogspot.com

    EBOOK ð EPUB What the Waves Know ¶ Paperback FREE µ CITYBREAKSCHEAP What the Waves KnowTold through the eyes and the voice of a child WHAT THE WAVES KNOW is a brilliant touching and heartbreaking story that is not only original but also captivating It was beautifully written thought provoking and a read that will stick with me for a long time This is one of those books that would be perfect for book clubs because there is so much to discuss and so many emotions to process It really is a MUST READ 5


  • Kathleen Gray

    EBOOK ð EPUB What the Waves Know ¶ Paperback FREE µ CITYBREAKSCHEAP What the Waves KnowThanks Edelweiss for the opportunity to read this character driven novel of family heartbreak and restoration This is a very well written book It strikes a neat balance between tragedy and redemption without straying into cliche Recommend and look forward to from Valentine


  • Fictionophile

    EBOOK ð EPUB What the Waves Know ¶ Paperback FREE µ CITYBREAKSCHEAP What the Waves KnowIzabella Rae Haywood adores her father who she says is one eighth Narragansett Indian and seven eights mystery He takes her to Tillings Island where he has roots They fish together and share a deep bond But her parents argue and On her sixth birthday after the fighting mounts her childish frustration she screams at him I hate you I wish you would just go away Believing she has somehow invoked her birthday wish she blames herself when he does leave She can no longer speakThe trauma caused by the loss of her beloved father has rendered her silentShe is weakened by her muteness ostracized by her peers misunderstood and fearful Eight years pass and despite the intervention of therapists counselors social workers and psychiatrists Izabella's silence continuesIn 1974 on the occasion of Isabel's fourteenth birthday her mother presents her with a Shar Pei puppy which she names Luke


  • Sara Strand

    EBOOK ð EPUB What the Waves Know ¶ Paperback FREE µ CITYBREAKSCHEAP What the Waves KnowThe timing of me reading this book was kind of strange because the book deals with loss and coping with it mental illness the effects of a