- 2015 INDIES Winner
- Honorable Mention, Multicultural (Adult Fiction)
There is a commonly held belief the tropical storms and hurricanes that form off the coast of West Africa are not natural disasters. Perhaps they are retaliation by restless spirits impacted by one of the darkest chapters of world history. Follow Awiti's story from mid-15th-century Africa to 21st-century New Orleans in this historical fantasy that will leave you questioning the impact of the trans–Atlantic slave trade on the physical and spiritual realms.