Tag: Holocaust

Memorable Monday #57

Memorable Monday #57

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: Amazon | Goodreads I read The Auschwitz Escape after it was recommended to me by sister-in-law Leah. It was an incredible novel of people coming […]

Posted June 24, 2019 by thebeccafiles in Memorable Monday / 2 Comments

#TFBRC- Nov 27, 2018

I had an entire post created with multiple titles shared, but I decided to delete all of it so that I could highlight this certain book, and I hope you can see why: This book was incredibly well-written but it’s also a very difficult read. It’s partially based on a true story. One of the […]

Posted November 27, 2018 by thebeccafiles in Giveaway, Reading challenge / 4 Comments

Hidden Among the Stars- Blog Tour + Review + Giveaway

Title: Hidden Among the Stars Author: Melanie Dobson Series:Stand-Alone Genre: Historical Fiction/Time-Slip Publishing Date: September 4, 2018 About the Book: From the award-winning author of Catching the Wind, which Publishers Weekly called “unforgettable” and a “must-read,” comes another gripping time-slip novel about hidden treasure, a castle, and ordinary people who resisted evil in their own extraordinary way. The year is […]

Posted September 7, 2018 by thebeccafiles in Book Review / 6 Comments

Auschwitz Lullaby

Title: Auschwitz Lullaby Author: Mario Escobar Series: Stand-Alone Genre: Historical Fiction Publishing Date: August 7, 2018 About the Book: In 1943 Germany, Helene is just about to wake up her children to go to school when a group of policemen break into her house. The policemen want to haul away her gypsy husband and their five […]

Posted August 4, 2018 by thebeccafiles in Book Review / 7 Comments

First Line Friday #20

Happy Friday! The book I’m featuring this week is: Auschwitz Lullaby By: Mario Escobar Amazon | Goodreads “March 1956 Buenos aires, I held my breath during the airplane’s steep ascent.” I heard about this book a few months ago, so I’ve been anxiously waiting to get my hands on a copy. I’m so grateful I […]

Posted August 3, 2018 by thebeccafiles in First Line Friday / 14 Comments

Memorable Monday #6

Welcome back to Memorable Monday! The book I’m featuring this week is: Until We Meet Again: A True Story of Love and Survival in the Holocaust By: Michael Korenblit & Kathleen Janger Amazon | Goodreads Until We Meet Again was the first Holocaust book that I remember reading. A friend of mine in middle school […]

Posted June 4, 2018 by thebeccafiles in Memorable Monday / 2 Comments

A Sparrow in Terezin (Hidden Masterpiece #2)

Title: A Sparrow in Terezin Author: Kristy Cambron Series: Hidden Masterpiece #2 Genre: Christian Historical Fiction Publishing Date: April 7, 2015   About the Book: Bound together across time, two women will discover a powerful connection through one survivor’s story of hope in the darkest days of a war-torn world. Present Day: With the grand opening […]

Posted April 25, 2018 by thebeccafiles in Book Review / 1 Comment