Month: August 2018

August 2018 Reading Recap

Another month has come to an end! I read quite a bit this month as you can see below. While I have published a review for the majority of them, there are some that I am waiting to share closer to the publication date and/or as part of a review tour. The ones that have […]

Posted August 31, 2018 by thebeccafiles in / 9 Comments

First Line Friday #24

Happy Friday! The book I’m featuring this week is: Amazon | Goodreads “Hope means everything when you’ve got nothing, and hope’s all I have when I leave my brother, Jayden, to check on the baby rabbits.” Sounds like this book is going to be an emotional one! I just got my hands on a copy […]

Posted August 31, 2018 by thebeccafiles in First Line Friday / 18 Comments

His Encouragement #21

Happy Thursday! I am blessed to be a part of a group of bloggers who feel led to share a bit of encouragement each week from the Bible. We recognize that the source of our peace, strength, and security in this life comes from Jesus, and we aim to share that with our readers. Plus, […]

Posted August 30, 2018 by thebeccafiles in / 3 Comments


Title: Wonder Author: RJ Palacio Series: Wonder #1 Genre: Middle Grade Fiction Publishing Date: February 14, 2012 About the Book: I won’t describe what I look like. Whatever you’re thinking, it’s probably worse.  August Pullman was born with a facial difference that, up until now, has prevented him from going to a mainstream school. Starting 5th grade […]

Posted August 30, 2018 by thebeccafiles in / 1 Comment

Crack Yourself Up Jokes for Kids

Book Description: Any kid can be a comedian with a little help from award-winning author/illustrator Sandy Silverthorne’s Crack Yourself Up Jokes for Kids. Perfect for kids ages 6-12, this zany collection of one-liners (Did you hear about the missing barber? Police are combing the city.), knock-knock jokes (Knock, Knock. Who’s there? Pizza. Pizza who? Pizza nice […]

Posted August 28, 2018 by thebeccafiles in / 0 Comments

The Patriot Bride Blitz & Giveaway

Welcome to THE PATRIOT BRIDE Blitz with JustRead Publicity Tours! ABOUT THE BOOK Title: The Patriot Bride Collection: Daughters of the Mayflower, Book #4Author: Kimberley Woodhouse Publisher: Barbour Publishing Release Date: August 1, 2018 Genre: Historical Romance Faith Jackson and Matthew Weber are both working covertly to aid the Patriot cause. But will they be […]

Posted August 28, 2018 by thebeccafiles in / 7 Comments

Big and Little Coloring Devotional

Book Description: Let’s have fun with our children through coloring and facilitate their spiritual growth with Scripture. Big and Little Coloring Devotional will incorporate physical, spiritual, and emotional refreshment by providing authentic faith-filled devotionals combined with therapeutic doodling for both the adult and child. B&H | Amazon | CBD About the Author: Rachel C. Swanson is a dental […]

Posted August 27, 2018 by thebeccafiles in / 2 Comments

Memorable Monday #18

Happy Monday! The purpose of memorable Monday is to showcase a book that you’ve read in the past and share how/why it has stuck with you. This week I’m featuring: This novel was absolutely amazing. There is also a sequel that I highly recommend. I sincerely hope the author comes out with more books, because […]

Posted August 27, 2018 by thebeccafiles in / 2 Comments

A Season to Dance

Title: A Season to Dance Author: Patricia Beal Series: Stand-Alone Genre: Contemporary Fiction Publishing Date: May 9, 2017 About the Book: Ballerina Ana Brassfield has her path to the stage of the Met in New York and her future with fiancé Peter Engberg all figured out—until her first love, renowned German dancer Claus Gert, shows up […]

Posted August 26, 2018 by thebeccafiles in / 2 Comments

I Can Only Imagine (For Little Ones)

Book Description Encourage your children’s sense of wonder and faith with I Can Only Imagine for Little Ones, inspired by the hit song by MercyMe. This delightful board book will capture your family’s childlike faith and imagination. I Can Only Imagine for Little Ones asks questions a child might ask about God and invites families […]

Posted August 25, 2018 by thebeccafiles in / 3 Comments