Whose Waves These Are

Whose Waves These Are Review

In the wake of WWII, a grieving fisherman submits a poem to a local newspaper asking readers to send rocks in honor of loved ones to create something life-giving but the building halts when tragedy strikes. Decades later, Annie returns to the coastal...

Title:Whose Waves These Are
Edition Language:English

    Whose Waves These Are Reviews

  • Melissa Tagg

    WHY CAN'T I GIVE THIS TEN STARS? Or twenty or thirty or basically ALL the stars ever. This is hands-down one of the best books I've ever read. Like, EVER. I love it so much there's no way I can review...

  • Rachel McMillan

    from endorsement:With a gorgeously inimitable voice, Dykes sets herself apart with a debut novel as timeless as its themes of redemption and everlasting love. I dare you not to be swept into a yarn of...

  • Beth

    “These are the waves that have brought her home. To these people, this place…and to life.”Well, I did it. I closed the final page of Whose Waves These Are by Amanda Dykes, and it happened. I hug...

  • Clara

    These aren't simple five stars.I mean them with all my heart.I never doubted Amanda Dykes was going to tug my heart big time with this book. Her novella is one of my favorite stories ever and I still ...

  • Sarah Monzon

    There are plot-driven novels, and character/driven novels, but is there such a thing as a descriptive-driven novel? Not in setting, but in...life. Amanda Dykes doesn’t describe what people see in wh...

  • Brittany

    Whose Waves These Are is an epic story that spans decades. The author pulled my heart all over the place as I turned the pages. This novel has a dual timeline. The connections and stories that are wov...

  • Gray Cox

    ~Read full review on my blog here: https://graymariewrites.blogspot.com/... ~ WOW. Wow, wow, wow, wow,,,, just WOW. 😭😍😍😍I'm not usually a fan of historical novels, but I decided to give t...

  • Sarah Sundin

    This is the book everyone will talk about all year—lyrical, lovely, full of heart and heartache, secrets kept and revealed. These characters, this town, and their stories will seep into your soul an...

  • Rebecca

    "He said he loves you, that it'll be all right, that life is big . . . and God is bigger." "Whose Waves These Are" clears generational speed bumps with the ease of a stallion; its poetic prose is ench...

  • Jen.

    ..Just beautiful!! A must-read!!Amanda Dykes has written a beautiful and deeply moving debut novel! Whose Waves These Are is a touching story, rich with faith, light and hope.I am 100% absolutely a fa...