Secrets She Kept

Secrets She Kept

Book - 2015
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2016 Christy Award Winner! (Historical novel category)2016 Carol Award Winner! (Historical category) All her life, Hannah Sterling longed for a close relationship with her estranged mother. Following Lieselotte's death, Hannah determines to unlock the secrets of her mother's mysterious past and is shocked to discover a grandfather living in Germany.Thirty years earlier, Lieselotte's father is quickly ascending the ranks of the Nazi party, and a proper marriage for his daughter could help advance his career. Lieselotte is in love--but her beloved Lukas is far from an ideal match, as he secretly works against the Reich. Yet Lieselotte never imagined how far her father would go to ensure her cooperation.Both Hannah's and Lieselotte's stories unfold as Hannah travels to Germany to meet her grandfather, who is hiding wartimes secrets of his own. Longing for connection, yet shaken by all she uncovers, Hannah must decide if she can atone for her family's tragic past and how their legacy will shape her future.
Publisher: Carol Stream, Illinois : Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., ©2015.
ISBN: 9781496400802
Characteristics: 405 pages ;,21 cm


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Dec 22, 2016

Not bad, lots of historical facts, but fairly predictable in the relationships. The characters didn't feel as fleshed out as they could have been. But still a decent read.

Jun 28, 2016

Very good book. A must read

Feb 16, 2016

just finished this book yesterday. very good read. loved the references to the the Ten Boom sisters , of The Hiding Place.

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