The First Memory I Have Of My Grandfather Is Of A Moment That We Share TogetherI M Sitting On His Knee Looking Out Over The Harbor Grandpa Is Smoking A Pipe He Points At The Horizon Look, Walt Our Ships Are Out There And One Day, Another Even Beautiful Ship Will Appear At The Horizon A Mighty Ship To Take Us All Away And Annabelle Will Be At The Front Deck With Open Arms, Inviting Us All To Join Her On Board Why Don T We Sail To Her Ourselves I Want To Know Because She Promised She Would Come, Granddad Replies And In That Promise We Trust It S Only The Unbelievers Who Think They Can Do Everything Themselves They Have No Faith In The Goddess Walt Lives In Hope Harbor, An Island Community That Has Put Its Trust In Salvation From Across The Sea The Townspeople Wait Patiently, Build Their Ships To Sail Out And Welcome The Goddess, And Piously Visit The Temple Every Week Horror Stories To Scare Their Children Are Told About The Unbelievers On The Other Side Of Tresco But Not All Is What It Seems Walt Has Questions That No One Can Answer, And When His Best Friend And Cousin Yorrick Is Killed In An Accident, He Digs Deeper To Find Out The Truth About The Origins Of Hope Harbor S Society And The Secrets Of The TempleReturn To The World Of The Island And Discover What Walt S Life Was Like Before And After He Met Leia
was born in the Netherlands and lived in Austria, Belgium and the UK during her studies She learned how to read at the age of three and has never stopped reading since Her favourite books to read are YA paranormal fantasy, sci fi, dystopian and romance, and this is reflected in the stories she writes In her home country, she is a trade published author of paranormal romance and chicklit Across the border, she is a self published author of poetry, paranormal romance and dystopian fiction Her books are already available in English, Dutch, Chinese, Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, Italian, and Afrikaans.She currently resides in The Hague where she works and lives with her husband and two noisy zebra finches.
- 174 pages
- The Waves (The Island, #2)
- Jen Minkman
- 23 July 2019 Jen Minkman