Place Where the Sea Remembers
Finalist for the Los Angeles Times book award and winner of the Minnesota Book Award, A Place Where the Sea Remembers is a timeless classic, a mesmerizing world filled with love, betrayal, tragedy, and hope.
This rich and bewitching story is a bittersweet portrait of the people in Santiago, a Mexican village by the sea. Chayo, the flower seller, and her husband Candelario, the salad maker, are finally blessed with the child they thought they would never have. Their cause for happiness, however, triggers a chain of events that impact the lives of everyone in their world.
The hopes, triumphs, failures, and shortcomings of the novelís enchanting array of characters create a graceful picture of life that is both a universal portrait and an insiderís look at life in Latin America.
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Review: Place Where the Sea RemembersUser Review - Nancy - Goodreads
I am still mesmerized by this novel -- in some ways a collection of intertwined stories about the people of Santiago, Mexico, a fishing village. Their hardships are undeniable and heart-rending, and ... Read full review
Review: Place Where the Sea RemembersUser Review - Victor - Goodreads
A gem of a read. Its prose attains a wonderful rhythm that sways with the waves along it's shore, entrapping a world where we empathise with its idiosyncratic souls. Read full review