Torn by the Sun

  • by John C. Dalglish
  • Narrated by James Killavey
  • 5 hrs and 43 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Keiko Yoshida is a beautiful, young Japanese-American in pre-World War II San Francisco.
Jesse Sommers is a native San Franciscan, who walks into Keiko's life just months before the attack on Pearl Harbor.
Neither has any way of knowing what is coming, nor the impact events will have on their lives, but they are determined to hold on to a love being Torn by the Sun.


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Customer Reviews

Most Helpful

Wonderful listening experience.

If you could sum up Torn by the Sun in three words, what would they be?

Love conquers all.

What was one of the most memorable moments of Torn by the Sun?

When the family found out the were going to an internment camp.

Which scene was your favorite?

Can't say...would give away a very powerful ending.

Did you have an extreme reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry? different places.

Any additional comments?

This was a wonderful romance with a true historical background. I did a bit of research and it looks like the author did his, too. Depiction of conditions in the camps was very accurate.

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- Caitlyn

Five stars in two areas

What made the experience of listening to Torn by the Sun the most enjoyable?

I love a good romance and I'm also a history buff.

What did you like best about this story?

Very real characters, good dialogue and historically very accurate.

Which scene was your favorite?

At the end...Can say no more without giving it away.

Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?

Quite a few moments, actually.

Any additional comments?

Reader did a very nice job.

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- cindilla

Book Details

  • Release Date: 07-14-2015
  • Publisher: John C. Dalglish