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Beautiful Secret By Dana Faletti,

  • Title: Beautiful Secret
  • Author: Dana Faletti
  • ISBN: -
  • Page: 482
  • Format: Paperback
  • Beautiful Secret is a sweeping Italian romance told from two points of view over two different eras.When Tatiana Domani travels to Italy to honor her beloved grandmother s dying wish, she expects to walk through Nana Maria s memories and make connections with long lost family Instead, she falls into a forbdidden love affair that reawakens her heart and heals her emotionalBeautiful Secret is a sweeping Italian romance told from two points of view over two different eras.When Tatiana Domani travels to Italy to honor her beloved grandmother s dying wish, she expects to walk through Nana Maria s memories and make connections with long lost family Instead, she falls into a forbdidden love affair that reawakens her heart and heals her emotional wounds.
    Beautiful Secret Beautiful Secret is a sweeping Italian romance told from two points of view over two different eras When Tatiana Domani travels to Italy to honor her beloved grandmother s dying wish she expects to w

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    1. First and foremost, BEAUTIFUL SECRET is an endearing love story about the bonds of family, friends and enduring cultural heritage that spans generations The writing style and presentation will appeal to readers who may not often read contemporary or historical romance Faletti s story captures the essence of the lives of two women, Tatiana Tate and her Nana grandmother Maria who share than mere genetics.Tate s marriage is broken What love was once there has evaporated Knowing this and wanting th [...]

    2. Taitana Tate Domani was brought up in the United States, but her bloodline runs thick with her grandmother s tales of growing up in the rustic hills of Italy When her grandmother passes away, Tate fulfills her last wish by returning to her homeland to unlock the secrets of her past With Tate s failing marriage, it doesn t take much convincing for her to break away from her conventional lifestyle in the states and pursue this very important overseas journey The lovely backdrop of this story is se [...]

    3. To fulfill her grandmother s dying wish, Tatiana Domani leaves her shell of a life in the states to travel to the scorched hills of Italy There, she seeks to uncover the truth behind her grandmother s past a time when her Nana walked the cobblestone streets, an ocean away, cast off from her own family and forced to make her own way as an unwed mother This story within a story parallels two women s lives, two generations apart, taking the reader on a tumultuous and heart stopping journey that you [...]

    4. Beautiful Secret is a sweeping romance that transports you to France and Italy The scenes Faletti creates in her story bring the reader along on Tate s journey to understand her family and herself I could literally taste the food, smell the air, and see the streets Tate traveled The characters are complete and complex people, with both advantages and flaws By the end of the story, I didn t want to leave the lush scenery, the powerful familial love, or the rich inner life Faletti creates for her [...]

    5. The writing in this book is just as beautiful as the title suggests I challenge anyone to read Ms Faletti s latest and not immediately wish to trace Tatiana s steps through France and Italy with Tate s charming relatives along for the ride

    6. Dana Faletti s Beautiful Secret was almost impossible to put down The setting and characters were lovely, the story felt real and deep It is a wonderful read Definitely recommended

    7. This book is aptly titled It is just a beautiful book Full disclosure, this is not my genre But I was able to get lost in the beauty of the writing to a point that I m not sure it mattered what genre I was reading It is wonderfully written and a magnificent introduction to a writer who definitely has a lot in store for her fans.

    8. I loved this book It is by a Pittsburgh author and I hope she writes many books I wanted to be friends with the characters, and the author s descriptions of Italy made me long for a trip back there.

    9. Beautiful Secret is my first time reading Dana Faletti but absolutely will not be the last The story begins with Tate rushing to the hospital to see her beloved Nana Maria, afraid each day that Maria will die before she gets there Maria has been telling her stories of her life but makes a request that after she has passed, Tate travel to Europe meet her family Tate s travels are magical, surprising, and emotional all in one, but so exciting I really loved Tate and very early on absolutely despis [...]

    10. I don t typically read in this genre but when I got the opportunity to read an advance copy of Dana Faletti s Beautiful Secret I took a chance and what I found was a great story and incredible journey for two generations of women The main perspective is that of Tate, a thirty something lost soul searching for her purpose after finally admitting to her failed marriage The story is paralleled in the other perspective of her grandmother as she came of age in 1940 s Italy Tate is sent on a quest by [...]

    11. Reading Beautiful Secret is almost as good as taking a romantic vacation in the breath taking region that is southern Italy Having lived in Italy for 5 months, this novel brought nostalgic feelings of the place that I call my second home Faletti s writing style is bound to keep any reader captivated The combination of romance, hopefulness, and passion will force you to keep reading chapter after chapter Beautiful Secret creatively shifts from past to present throughout the storyline, paralleling [...]

    12. BEAUTIFUL SECRET is not to be missed, even if you re not typically a fan of romance Tatiana Tate sets out to reset her life and learn about her family Her journey of self discovery is set against the rich backdrops of France and Italy It s a dual narrative that tells Tate s story, as well as her grandmother s Both stories are page turners that kept me reading well past my bedtime several nights in a row BEAUTIFUL SECRET tells stories of forbidden love, the strength of family, and the costs of pe [...]

    13. Delicious, rich, spicy, delectable and satisfying I m not just talking about the cuisine in this book, but the luscious, addictive writing of Faletti who weaves together a multi generational story that will both break your heart and make it pound loudly Tatiana s journey to discover her grandmother s past leads her to uncover truths about her own self and possibly her future I could not get enough of the hot, yet beautifully written, love scenes Yummy You ll fly through the pages, yet find yours [...]

    14. Tatiana Tate Domani is having a hard time She is having troubles in her marriage, her most beloved person her Nana Maria is severely ill and nothing seems to make sense Her Nana s last wish is for Tate to go to Calabria, Italy, to visit with her family and try to heal This book is a nostalgic romance in which the story folds in flashbacks of Nana Maria s previous life and Tate s present Their life is connected by love, family, beautiful locations and a secret that is so unexpected and yet so hea [...]

    15. 4.5 stars, closer to 5 than 4 Romantic heartbreaking beautiful Cover I really like the cover It was the first thing that caught my attention I love Italy and it would be impossible for me not to fall in love with that view and want to read this book.Plot WOW O.M.G Really, I m so impressed with Ms Faletti s writing that I m speechless She masterfully wrote an incredible plot that intertwined Tatiana and her grandmother s story in a way that sometimes I felt overwhelmed with emotions Also, the set [...]

    16. This is the first book that I have read by Dana Faletti and I am very pleasantly surprised Beautiful Secret at first confused me because the writer kept skipping from present day to the past This is a story about a granddaughter, Tate, struggling with the loss of her grandmother, Maria.The story begins with Tate struggling with the loss of her parents within a year of each other and her marriage going downhill fast when her grandmother passes away Tate, lost in her grief, takes a trip to Europe [...]

    17. This is the story of families the good, the bad and the secrets that are held deep within them Tatiana has lost both her parents, her marriage is a shambles and now her grandmother is dying Tate as all call her has been told many stories of her grandmothers life before she came to America but not all of it On her death bed Tate s grandmother makes her promise to go visit her family in France and Italy She hands her a package to deliver to a certain address but will say no She assures Tate that [...]

    18. I truly love this book Ms Faletti can transport the reader to anywhere in space and time that she wishes, through the richness of her descriptions and her storytelling.Tatiana is living an empty life after the death of her parents and grandmother Her marriage is in shambles and her life revolves around the stories her grandmother told her She made a promise on her grandmother s deathbed to travel to France and Italy to meet the extended family she never knewd to learn her grandmother s secrets.T [...]

    19. We all carry a secret, whether nor or will in the future, that we hold inside and cannot bare to let it out until we move on from this world For Tate, her journey truly begins when her grandmother requests as her dying wish that Tate travel to France and Italy and meet her estranged family It is on this journey that Tate learns the life her grandmother lived, and starts to truly live her own life What Tate learns about her grandmother is heartbreaking yet shows the true strength of what her gran [...]

    20. I am lucky to be part of the Beautiful Secret Blog Tour and get an ARC copy to read and do an honest review.We all carry a secret, whether now or will in the future, that we hold inside and cannot bare to let it out until we move on from this world The incredible journey for two generations of woman The main perspective is of Tate, a thirty something lost soul searching for her purpose after finally admitting to her failed marriage The story is paralleled in the other perspective of her grandmot [...]

    21. This novel was the story of a wonderful trip to Europe to discover her past and her roots and to find her own way.Her grandmother Maria on her deathbed makes promise to Tatiana to go to France to know her aunt Luisa and then travel to Calabria, she will find out a very important part of her Nana s life who has always hidden Tatiana has just put an end to her marriage and perhaps this trip is a good time to start a new life By better understanding her grandmother has the opportunity to know herse [...]

    22. This is a remarkable story of Tate s journey to meet her family in Europe at the request of her dying Grandmother Her Grandmother, Maria, has told Tate some of her life story, but she wants Tate to embark on a quest to learn from her other family members The twists along the way will make you keep reading I couldn t put it down, always eager to see what happened next.The Author has an impeccable talent of making you feel as though you are part of this journey with Tate.It was a fantastic novel [...]

    23. I received a ecopy from the author in exchange for my honest, unbiased review Thank you Join Tatania in this delicious tale of forbidden romance and buried secrets as she embarks on a quest to learn about the grandmother s forgotten life Fall in love with Italy and and follow along with Tatania as she walks long forgotten streets once travel by her grandmother This story is well written, perfectly paces, and a pleasure to read Both mysterious and adventurous, this story is sure to please

    24. I really enjoyed this book, and following the life of Nana Maria when she was younger and healthy, and the life of Tate in the present day Not only is their life connected because Nana Maria is Tate s grandmother, but it s also connected by love and a secret so powerful, unexpected yet extremely heartfelt Ms Faletti took me to France and Italy with Tate and she told a story so vivid that it was like I was truly there.

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