Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Rest Upon the Wind” as Want to Read:
Rest Upon the Wind
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Rest Upon the Wind

by
4.07  ·  Rating Details ·  29 Ratings  ·  8 Reviews
What if love never dies? Rest Upon the Wind begins in Tonga in the 1600’s. Two teens, best friends since early childhood, vow to stay together, even after their deaths. A tsunami tears them apart, killing them, and thus begins their journey.
Their love in royal India isn’t realized due to arranged marriages and the caste system. Their love during the civil war is impossible
...more
ebook, 139 pages
Published (first published April 6th 2010)
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 Rest Upon the Wind, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Rest Upon the Wind

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

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Alison
Feb 25, 2016 Alison rated it really liked it
__Know therefore that from the greater silence I shall return....Forget not that I shall come back to you...A little while, a moment of rest upon the wind, and another woman shall bear me.__ Kahlil Gibran

This quote, from the start of the book, pretty much tells you what the book is about. We follow two souls mates who are linked forever as they journey through time and we experience the different roles they play and places they lived. It was a very enjoyable read, not always the happy ending, b
...more
Alyssa
Feb 22, 2014 Alyssa rated it it was amazing
It was a very interesting story and I was completely invested in it, thought there were occasional editing issues. The book would benefit from a red pen (if you open quotation marks, they must be closed; the difference between their and they're), but it was well written and had a good voice. Some characters were not developed at all, but I saw it more as a story of a soul than of a person. The soul developed while the people didn't.

Certainly worth a read, and I hope for good things from this aut
...more
Tom
Apr 25, 2015 Tom rated it liked it
Are souls immortal? Is there reincarnation? Apparently so according the Genia Stemper. Not a book I would ordinarily read but I did anyway. The story of the lives of one girl and her family members throughout the times. How she came, how she died, how she was reincarnated and how her relationship with the same people varied from life to life. It was interesting
Heather Inglis
This book was an incredible journey through reincarnation into different lives and different eras. It was sooo fascinating to me to watch this one soul travel between bodies and live the lives that she did.
Julianne G Cockey
Unforgettable!

A simply wonderful reincarnation love story. This book will linger in my memory. It is well written and appropriate for young and old. I
intend to buy a copy for my daughters. That is high praise.
Anica Stemper
Feb 18, 2013 Anica Stemper rated it it was amazing
Beautiful! Feel good, romantic, honest, and awe-inspiring. And it is so well written! I couldn't put it down. I highly recommend this book :)
Joelle
Feb 16, 2014 Joelle rated it really liked it
I got caught up in this one, which made it a quick read. A great adventure through centuries and lifetimes always routing for the two soul mates to be together.
RobinHelene Carlton
RobinHelene Carlton rated it really liked it
Dec 07, 2013
Jan L. Britt
Jan L. Britt rated it it was ok
Jul 10, 2015
Rebecca
Rebecca rated it it was amazing
Dec 26, 2014
Marilyn Boswell
Marilyn Boswell rated it really liked it
Sep 01, 2013
Kristie Carver
Kristie Carver rated it it was amazing
May 29, 2014
Lavenia Otts
Lavenia Otts rated it it was amazing
Feb 05, 2015
Amy
Amy rated it really liked it
Apr 02, 2011
Gayle
Gayle rated it it was amazing
Mar 20, 2014
Charlotte Steele
Charlotte Steele rated it really liked it
Sep 05, 2013
Ann
Ann rated it liked it
Apr 09, 2015
Brooke
Brooke rated it really liked it
Apr 29, 2015
Jean
Jean rated it liked it
Mar 26, 2016
Ashleigh Knight
Ashleigh Knight rated it it was amazing
Jun 17, 2013
Patti
Patti rated it really liked it
Jan 03, 2015
Carol
Carol rated it it was amazing
Dec 27, 2013
Joanne
Joanne rated it liked it
Jun 01, 2014
tasi
tasi rated it liked it
Apr 06, 2012
Faith
Faith rated it it was amazing
Sep 19, 2013
Janis
Janis rated it it was ok
Oct 18, 2016
Shelli
Shelli rated it really liked it
Apr 18, 2013
Kera Giedd
Kera Giedd rated it liked it
Sep 11, 2016
Heather Straus
Heather Straus rated it it was amazing
Jul 17, 2014
Dawn Bursey
Mar 31, 2013 Dawn Bursey rated it it was amazing
Awesome read..........
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
4173555
I have a degree in journalism from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. I have always loved writing about people, what makes them who they are, and how they relate with others and the world they live in. I also write educational material for Remedia because discovering a love of reading at a young age, I think, is crucial to enjoying life to the fullest! I live in Southern California with my husband, two ...more
More about Genia Stemper...

Share This Book