Wave : A Memoir of Life After the Tsunami
by Sonali Deraniyagala
Editor: Little, Brown Book Group
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Winner of the PLUME/Ackerley Prize 2014The book opens and we are inside the wave: thirty feet high, moving at twenty-five km / h, running two kilometers into the interiorAnd from there, in the depths of the author of despair: how to live now that his life has been annulledSonali Deraniyagala tells her story to the loss of her two boys, her husband, and her parents, without artifice or sentimentalityIn the stark language of unfathomable sadness, anger and guilt: she struggled through the first months after the tragedy — always someone at her side to prevent her from harming herself, her whole being furiously clenched against reality, she could not cope; and then, reluctantly emerging and, in the years that followed, slowly, allowing herThen she goes back through the rich and joyful life she is mourning her foster family in London, at the birth of her children, all year round she met her English husband in Cambridge, from her childhood in Colombo when learning the balance between the almost unbearable reminders of her loss and her fundamental need to keep her family, somehow always with her
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