Beside a Burning Sea
Publisher: Recorded Books
Date: March 2009
Duration: 14 hours 27 minutes
Best-selling author John Shors is a master storyteller. A novel of mercy, love, and renewal in a time of war, Besidea Burning Sea is hailed as 'a magical read' (Publishers Weekly).
During World War II, the hospital ship Benevolence is providing relief to victims in the South Pacific when she is torpedoed and sunk. Among the survivors are a troubled nurse named Annie and the wounded Japanese soldier named Akira who saves her life.