"A gorgeous, thrilling, and important novel! These strong women will capture your heart."—Stacey Swann, author of Olympus, Texas
1965. Sandy runs away from home to escape her mother's abusive boyfriend. Becca falls in love with the wrong man. And Faith suffers a devastating attack. With no support and no other options, these three young, unwed women meet at a maternity home hospital in New Orleans where they are expected to relinquish their babies and return home as if nothing transpired.
But such a life-altering event can never be forgotten, and no secret remains buried forever. Twenty-five years later, the women are reunited by a blackmailer, who threatens to expose their secrets and destroy the lives they've built. That shattering revelation would shake their very foundations—and reverberate all the way to the White House.
Told from the three women's perspectives, this mesmerizing story is based on actual experiences of women in the 1960s who found themselves pregnant but unmarried, pressured by family and society to make horrific decisions. How that inconceivable act changed women forever is the story of No Names to Be Given, a heartbreaking but uplifting novel of family and redemption.
No Names to Be Given
Absolutely love this historical fiction set in the 1960’s! The 3 main characters, unmarried young girls from all different walks of life, come together after finding out they’re pregnant. I feft like i could relate to each one and feel the agony of their situation. Yet I admired their desire to move forward in life to be successful while having to keep this secret of giving up their babies for adoption. The suspense was overwhelming when so many years later, they are brought back together to save it all!