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Shallow Waters

A Novel

In this stirring and lyrical debut novel—perfect for fans of The Water Dancer and the Legacy of Orisha series—the Yoruban deity of the sea, Yemaya, is brought to vivid life as a young woman discovers the power of Black resilience, love, and feminine strength during the Atlantic slave trade.

Anita Kopacz is an award-winning writer and spiritual advisor. She is the former Editor-in-Chief of Heart & Soul Magazine and Managing Editor of BeautyCents Magazine. When she is not writing, you can find her on the dance floor or traveling the world with her children. Anita lives in New York City with her family.