The Secrets They Kept

The Secrets They Kept

by Joanne Tombrakos

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ISBN-13: 9780984007608
Publisher: Joanne Tombrakos
Publication date: 09/23/2011
Pages: 288
Product dimensions: 5.25(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.65(d)

About the Author

Joanne Tombrakos is a writer, business coach and speaker who inspires and creates change. She blogs on living and working after corporate America at http://onewomanseye.blogspot.com. Joanne was born to first generation Greek-Americans. She lives in New York City. The Secrets They Kept is her first novel.

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The Secrets They Kept 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I'm an avid nonfiction reader. I rarely pick up novels...and if I do, I rarely finish them! But this one...I honestly couldn't put down. I was hooked from the first page...the intrigue, the characters, the twists and turns. I love the way the author writes...with such depth and simplicity that I wish I could find in other novelists. I'm ready to pre-order her next book! Barbara Stanny
NancyMoon More than 1 year ago
The Secrets They Kept by author Joanne Tombrakos .... was fabulous, 5 stars!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I really enjoyed this story and loved all the characters. Wish elenas and matts story went on . Read this book you wont be sorry
LeeHolz More than 1 year ago
The Secrets They Kept is a poignant, moving portrait of a close-knit Greek immigrant family and their descendants, including the second generation who is, in part, breaking away from the family’s traditions. The action is driven in part by the mental illness of Yannis, but more by the personalities and decisions of various family members in dealing with Yannis, particularly the secrets they kept about him and about their respective interactions with him. The novel revolves around the results of those secrets on those who keep them and those they keep them from including members of a generation who never knew Yannis. Beautifully written, the book is a compelling and fascinating read.