“Younts has set herself apart with this exquisite story of redemption and friendship. I was captured from the opening line to the last. The characters stayed with me long after the story ended. I’ll be talking about this book for years to come.”
— Rachel Hauck, New York Times bestselling author of The Wedding Dress
In a time of grief and heartache, an unlikely friendship provides strength and solace.
Eminently relevant to the beauty and struggle in America today, The Solace of Water offers a glimpse into the turbulent 1950s and reminds us that friendship rises above religion, race, and custom–and has the power to transform a broken heart.
The Solace of Water is a gripping coming-of-age historical fiction story that will stick with readers for some time after the final word is read. Hauntingly beautiful prose is bountiful in this tightly woven tale… The characters demonstrate the impact secrets, guilt and unforgiveness can have on a person in this emotive gem.
- Romantic Times — 4 1/2 STARS — TOP PICK!