Books by Diane Les Becquets

THE LAST WOMAN IN THE FOREST by Diane Les Becquets
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 5, 2019

"A slow-burn novel that fails to catch fire."
A woman loses her first love only to realize he might have been a psychopath all along in Les Becquets' (Breaking Wild, 2016, etc.) latest. Read full book review >
BREAKING WILD by Diane Les Becquets
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 9, 2016

"A transcendent, breathless exploration of the darkest depths of loneliness and the unbreakable human spirit."
In her adult fiction debut, Les Becquets (Season of Ice, 2008, etc.) writes of a woman lost in the wild and the woman who tries to save her, alternating chapters between their two compelling voices. Read full book review >
SEASON OF ICE by Diane Les Becquets
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: Jan. 1, 2008

"Sports enthusiasts will be intrigued by Gen's ice-car racing, based on real-life teenaged racer Nikki Hamilton. (Fiction. YA)"
How could 17-year-old Genesis Sommer's father simply disappear in Moosehead Lake in northern Maine? Read full book review >
LOVE, CAJUN STYLE by Diane Les Becquets
FICTION
Released: Sept. 1, 2005

"Realistic, affecting and enjoyable throughout. (Fiction. YA)"
Here's a quick-moving story focusing on a trio of high school girls coping with the tensions of sexuality in their small Louisiana town. Read full book review >
THE STONES OF MOURNING CREEK by Diane Les Becquets
FICTION
Released: Oct. 1, 2001

"This finely polished and suspenseful tour de force, with its shocking ending, will haunt readers long after the story is finished. (Fiction. YA)"
On the heels of Kimberly Willis Holt and Kate DiCamillo comes another notable Southern voice. Read full book review >