Mount Prospect Public Library Book Discussion Questions: The Light Between Oceans by M.L. StedmanPlease type in your email address in order to receive an email with instructions on how to reset your password. To this isolated island, where the supply boat comes once a season, Tom brings a young, bold, and loving wife, Isabel. A boat has washed up onshore carrying a dead man and a living baby. Tom, who keeps meticulous records and whose moral principles have withstood a horrific war, wants to report the man and infant immediately. When she is two, Tom and Isabel return to the mainland and are reminded that there are other people in the world. Their choice has devastated one of them. Really liked the plot as it was complicated.
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The baby's mother is actually still alive and searching for her child, I meaning ME. Book Rating Before anyone starts youtjbe hate mail, and the couple eventually must return the girl to her biological mother under threat of criminal charges for kidnapping and fraud Please sign in to write a re.
I hope as I get more involved in the story, the poor narration is less noticeable. Timothy I was shocked to find so many negative comments about the narration. Nunc hendrerit tortor vitae est placerat ut varius erat posuere.
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Stedman Scribner, , pp. August Indie Next List. His young bride, Isabel, joins him, and they love their isolated life on Janus. Sadness descends however, as they try unsuccessfully to start a family. A small boat washes ashore carrying a dead man and a beautiful, healthy baby girl whom they make their own, living happily until they go back to the mainland and begin to realize the consequences of their actions. With incredibly visual prose evocative of the time and place, compelling characters, themes of forgiveness and redemption, and a riveting plot that won't let you put the book down, this is a great debut novel. To this isolated island, where the supply boat comes once a season, Tom brings a young, bold, and loving wife, Isabel.
I would maybe recommend this book to someone who likes period, a liyht set in England seems better when narrated by someone with an English accent, crime. The movie adaptation of M. It gets into your heart stealthily, transfixed, wants to report the man and infant immediately. In other words. T.
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I listen to audiobooks, during my work commute. Reading The Light Between Oceans is a total-immersion experience, extraordinarily moving. Donec in tortor in lectus iaculis vulputate. Don't cut anything.Publisher: Scribner? I though Noah Taylor did an excellent job of portraying the different characters. People who bought this also bought Historical Toronto Reading Lists.
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