Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “She Waits: A Short Story” as Want to Read:
She Waits: A Short Story
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

She Waits: A Short Story

3.17 of 5 stars 3.17  ·  rating details  ·  24 ratings  ·  5 reviews
Kindle Edition
Published September 2nd 2012 (first published September 2012)
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about She Waits, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about She Waits

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 39)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Rather heart-rending for any mother to read this. Interesting though and a pleasant ending.
Vicky Upshall
This was actually very interesting, a very short story, but interesting.
Robyn Cain
Read this short story today and thought it a reasonable read. The title intrigued hence the download. I loved the well written intro. The writing/narrative was good. I thought it had good imagery, was believable and visual. However, I do think that with a little more attention to tidying it up and a little less avoiding that she was the mother who felt guilty over her child, then the pace would have increased and made it a more exciting.
Damien Richard
On the shores of Labrador, Newfoundland is a burial site where questions have never been answered. She Waits is a hypothesis of how a young boy might have been buried facedown in the dirt off of the waters. It is not an essay nor is it an examination of facts and items but a story of true facts wrapped in creative fiction. With elegance and grace Krista D. Ball explores the lives and possible beliefs of those who inhabited her home province of Newfoundland thousands of years before her birth. It ...more
This is a beautifully written, moving story. I highly recommend it.
Stacey Carter-hughes
Stacey Carter-hughes is currently reading it
Apr 07, 2015
Lauren marked it as to-read
Mar 27, 2015
Soma marked it as to-read
Jul 19, 2014
Preeth marked it as to-read
Jan 02, 2014
Bobbi marked it as to-read
Oct 16, 2013
Cassie Hawkings
Cassie Hawkings marked it as to-read
Jun 05, 2013
Sharon added it
Oct 03, 2013
Generall marked it as to-read
Apr 12, 2013
Ashley marked it as to-read
Mar 13, 2013
Alice added it
Mar 13, 2013
« previous 1 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
First (Wrong) Impressions Spirits Rising (Spirit Caller, #1) What Kings Ate and Wizards Drank Tranquility's Blaze (Tales of Tranquility,  #1) Tranquility's Grief (Tales of Tranquility, #2)

Share This Book