The Passion to Survive
When Eva gets pulled out of the water and learns that she was rescued from a destructive tsunami wave that demolished the island of Tenerife, her paradise turns into hell. Together with a small group of survivors, including Ethan, a US Marine Corps officer, Lily, a six-year-old British girl and Jonathan, a young m...more
We were presented to Eva after she survived a tsunami disaster while vacationing in Tenerife just to realize the world as she knew has come to an end taking her best friend with it.
Luckily for her sh ...more
I am so glad I did! best book ever must read!!!!
It was easy to "live" in the story, yet frustrating at times. There are so many things I would have wanted to say and do if I was one of the survivors. I found it surprising that 2 army guys were constantly amused by the, sometimes lucky, ideas that Eva came ...more
It's sad to see a book that had real possibility go so bad. The first few pages were great. In fact they hooked me so well that I kept on reading as the story got worse and worse. I kept hoping things would improve, but my hopes were in vain.
In the book a worldwide disaster throws a group of people together and it is heartwarming to see how they take care of each other. Also, one of the male heroes, the Russian soldier, should be nominated for immediate sainthood -- that is when he isn't beha ...more
The good news is she finds out that she isn't the only survivor. Step forward ex army man Ethan, teenager Jonathan and little girl called Lily. Together the four of them must pull together and the escape the hell they have been caught up in and trapped in.
This story starts off right after the island of Tenerife was hit by a tsunami, Us Marine Corps officer Ethan keeps diving back into the water to look for survivors. During one of his dives he pulls Eva out of the water and his life is not going to be the same.
The characters are written so perfectly by Dana L. Egrod that I was drawn into the book from the beginning. Eva captiv ...more
Ethan, (Marine with the blue eyes) Eva and several others end up traveling to London through many perils and stress. They meet up with Anatoly (ex-Russian military) and his group, some wonderfu ...more
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