At 480 pages, this is a book to sink into and look forward to reading at the end of the day.
Very well written account of the history of Hawaii.....I enjoyed the complexity of characters, as well as how the author keeps you compelled....
We both read the book in the evenings and found it inspirational along our own journey, beautifully written, and very captivating.
What is this?? All of these female characters feel they are nothing without a man (how is that put out as feminism?). I see the matriarchy behind it but these female characters... Read morePublished 20 days ago by Christina San Nicolas
Having just returned from the Big Island, this novel allowed me to go back and be immersed in the places I had only touched in in traveling. Sorry it's over!Published 25 days ago by julie
Great book. I got it for my mother-in-law awhile back in German while we were in Maui. She loved it and I finally got around to reading it in English.Published 27 days ago by rubyscooby
I love this book. So much that I have now read it twice & given it as a gift to 3 others.Published 29 days ago by Lorelei
This is an amazing book. If you are a Hawaii lover, this book is for you. It covers so many different places, people and dialogues. It was hard to put down. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Mildred Smith
A fun and easy read for a Hawaiian vacation. Puts the rich history of Hawaii into an interesting family saga. Even includes a Hawaiian dictionary. I loved it!Published 5 months ago by charlyn sirmans
best book in a while vi loved it and read it through 2 times, just to make sure I missed nothing. what a love story! true family angst and overwhelming but yet unfelt lovePublished 5 months ago by Beverley Sambor