When a giant wave destroys his village, Mau is the only one left. Daphne—a traveler from the other side of the globe—is the sole survivor of a shipwreck. Separated by language and customs, the two are united by catastrophe. Slowly, they are joined by other refugees. And as they struggle to protect the small band, Mau and Daphne defy ancestral spirits, challenge death himself, and uncover a long-hidden secret that literally turns the world upside down.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Rosa.Mill - LibraryThing
I've actually been waiting a long time to listen to this and I'm glad I finally got a chance to. This book floats between very serious life altering actions and how they affect the way the characters ... Read full review
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Michael L. Printz Award RGG: Don't be put off by the first chapter, this is an incredible story of a teenage boy, the sole survivor of a tsunami, and a teenage girl, the survivor of a shipwreck ... Read full review