Tag: Secular

The House Girl

Title: The House Girl Author: Tara Conklin Series: Stand-Alone Genre: Historical Fiction (Secular) Publishing Date: Jan 1, 2013 About the Book: The House Girl, the historical fiction debut by Tara Conklin, is an unforgettable story of love, history, and a search for justice, set in modern-day New York and 1852 Virginia. Weaving together the story of […]

Posted December 5, 2018 by thebeccafiles in / 3 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

The Baker’s Secret

Title: The Baker’s Secret Author: Stephen P Kiernan Series: Stand-Alone Genre: Historical Fiction (Secular) Publishing Date: May 2, 2017 About the Book: From the critically acclaimed author of The Hummingbird and The Curiosity comes a dazzling novel of World War II—a shimmering tale of courage, determination, optimism, and the resilience of the human spirit, set in a small Normandy village […]

Posted July 23, 2018 by thebeccafiles in Book Review / 3 Comments

P.S. I Love You (A Twickenham Time Travel Romance)

Title: P.S. I Love You Author: Jo Noelle Series: Twickenham Time Travel Genre: Romance Publishing Date: February 20, 2018 About the Book: Cora Rey wanted a fresh start in life, but being thrown back in time to 1850 isn’t how she expected to do that. She discovers that Victorian England isn’t the pleasant social whirl Jane […]

Posted May 15, 2018 by thebeccafiles in / 3 Comments

Where I Belong (Pine Valley #2)

Title: Where I Belong Author: Heather B Moore Series: Pine Valley #2 Genre: Contemporary Romance Publishing Date: March 20, 2018   About the Book: WHERE I BELONG is Jane & Cameron’s Story Jane Morris makes a living by cleaning the houses of the wealthy residents of Pine Valley, and she tries hard not to judge […]

Posted April 26, 2018 by thebeccafiles in Book Review / 3 Comments

The Great Alone

  Title: The Great Alone Author: Kristin Hannah Series: Stand-Alone Genre: Secular Fiction Publishing Date: February 6, 2018   About the Book: Alaska, 1974. Unpredictable. Unforgiving. Untamed. For a family in crisis, the ultimate test of survival. Ernt Allbright, a former POW, comes home from the Vietnam war a changed and volatile man. When he loses […]

Posted April 15, 2018 by thebeccafiles in Book Review / 0 Comments

The Nightingale

Title: The Nightingale Author: Kristin Hannah Series: Stand-Alone Genre: Historical Fiction “In love we find out who we want to be. In war we find out who we are.”   WOW WOW WOW! As with many WWII novels, this was a love/hate relationship (because you know not everything can end happily for everyone). I literally couldn’t put this book […]

Posted February 6, 2018 by thebeccafiles in Book Review / 0 Comments

Winter Garden

Title: Winter Garden Author: Kristin Hannah Series: Stand-Alone Genre: Historical Fiction “To lose love is a terrible thing. But to turn away from it is unbearable. Will you spend the rest of your life replaying it in your head? Wondering if you walked away too soon or too easily? Or if you’ll ever love anyone that deeply again?” […]

Posted February 6, 2018 by thebeccafiles in Book Review / 1 Comment