She watched him snatch her mother and infant brother during childbirth, a moment which awakens in her a terrible dread of ever bearing a child. When she learns that she is to be become the bride of sebak, a kind but quick-tempered Captain of Pharaoh Tut’s army, Anippe launches a series of deceptions with the help of the Hebrew midwives—women ordered by Tut to drown the sons of their own people in the Nile—in order to provide Sebak the heir he deserves and yet protect herself from the underworld gods.
The Pharaoh's Daughter: A Treasures of the Nile Novel - When she finds a baby floating in a basket on the great river, Anippe believes Egypt’s gods have answered her pleas, entrenching her more deeply in deception and placing her and her son Mehy, whom handmaiden Miriam calls Moses, in mortal danger. As bloodshed and savage politics shift the balance of power in Egypt, the gods reveal their fickle natures and Anippe wonders if her son, a boy of Hebrew blood, could one day become king.
Miriam: A Treasures of the Nile NovelWaterBrook - God has a new name – yahweh – and has declared a radical deliverance for the Israelites. Even if the hebrews survive the plagues set to turn the nile to blood and unleash a maelstrom of frogs and locusts, pagan priests wield black arts, can they weather the resulting fury of the Pharaoh? Enter an exotic land where a cruel Pharaoh reigns, and the Israelites cry out to a God they only think they know.
When he whispers a melody, I sing. At eighty-six, miriam had devoted her entire life to loving El Shaddai and serving His people as both midwife and messenger. The hebrews call me prophetess, the Egyptians a seer. Miriam and her beloved family face an impossible choice: cling to familiar bondage or embrace uncharted freedom at an unimaginable cost.
Miriam: A Treasures of the Nile Novel - When he speaks to me in dreams, I interpret. Yet when her brother Moses returns to Egypt from exile, he brings a disruptive message. I am simply a watcher of Israel and the messenger of El Shaddai. But i am neither.
Thief of CorinthTyndale House Publishers, Inc. - But when the wrong person discovers their secret, Ariadne and her father find their future—and very lives—hanging in the balance. When they befriend a jewish rabbi named Paul, they realize that his radical message challenges everything they’ve fought to build, yet offers something neither dared hope for.
Be transported back in time by this gripping tale of adventure, and redemption, and discover why Debbie Macomber says, bravery, “No one brings the Bible to life like Tessa Afshar. ”. As her unusual athletic ability leads her into dangerous exploits, Ariadne discovers that she secretly revels in playing with fire.
Thief of Corinth - First-century Corinth is a city teeming with commerce and charm. It’s also filled with danger and corruption—the perfect setting for Ariadne’s greatest adventure. After years spent living with her mother and oppressive grandfather in Athens, only to discover the perilous secret that destroyed his marriage: though a Greek of high birth, Ariadne runs away to her father’s home in Corinth, Galenos is the infamous thief who has been robbing the city’s corrupt of their ill-gotten gains.
Desperate to keep him safe, ariadne risks her good name, her freedom, and the love of the man she adores to become her father’s apprentice.
By the Waters of Babylon: A Captive’s Song – Psalm 137 The Psalm Series Book 2McPherson Publishing - Experience the psalms like never before - through heart-pounding fiction! When Babylon destroys Jerusalem, the captives' bitterness and grief pours out in the Captives' Psalm: "By the rivers of Babylon we sat as exiles, as Yahweh warned through his prophets, mourning our captivity, and wept with great love for Zion.
But will he be there when she reaches babylon? will the prince risk the Scythian throne - and his life - to believe in the Hebrew God? Can they both find what they seek when they meet the prophet Ezekiel. Driven toward babylon by both hatred and hope, she endures captivity to reunite with her husband. We hung up our harps on the willow trees.
By the Waters of Babylon: A Captive’s Song – Psalm 137 The Psalm Series Book 2 - Psalm 137:1-2, the passion translationA young Israelite woman is among them, captured by a mercenary Scythian prince. By the waters of Babylon? . Our music and mirth were no longer heard, only sadness.
Journey to the Well: A NovelRevell - Now the creative mind of Diana Wallis Taylor imagines how the Samaritan woman got there in the first place. This exciting and heartwrenching story will fascinate readers and lend new life to a familiar story. Marah is just a girl of thirteen when her life is set on a path that will eventually lead her to a life-changing encounter with the Messiah.
But before that momentous meeting she must traverse through times of love lost and found, cruel and manipulative men, and gossiping women. This creative and accurate portrayal of life in the time of Jesus opens a window into a fascinating world. Taylor's rich descriptions of the landscapes, lifestyles, and rituals mesh easily with the emotional and very personal story of one woman trying to make a life out of what fate seems to throw at her.
Journey to the Well: A Novel - One of the most well-known and loved stories of Jesus's ministry is the encounter with the Samaritan woman at Jacob's well.
Egypt's Sister The Silent Years Book #1: A Novel of CleopatraBethany House Publishers - New york times bestselling author's newest biblical-Era SeriesFive decades before the birth of Christ, daughter of the royal tutor, Chava, grows up with Urbi, a princess in Alexandria's royal palace. Forced to learn difficult lessons, she struggles to trust a promise HaShem has given her. When urbi becomes queen cleopatra, chava vows to be a faithful friend no matter what--but after she and Cleopatra have an argument, she finds herself imprisoned and sold into slavery.
After experiencing the best and worst of Roman society, Chava must choose between love and honor, between her own desires and God's will for her life. . Torn from her family, her community, and her elevated place in Alexandrian society, Chava finds herself cast off and alone in Rome.
The Jerusalem Chronicles: When Jesus Wept, Take This Cup, Behold the ManZondervan - With rich insights from vineyard owners and vine dressers, the Thoenes explore the metaphor of Jesus as the True Vine, harvesting the ancient secrets found in the Old Testament. Take this cupwoven into the fabric of prophecy, a young boy named Nehemiah must choose to embrace his destiny as cupbearer to the King of Kings.
Behold the manbehold the man is the culmination of the Jerusalem Chronicles and brings readers to an encounter with the death and resurrection of Jesus of Nazareth. Now available in one volume—the jerusalem chronicleswhen jesus weptwhen Jesus Wept, unfolds the turbulent times in Judea during Jesus’ ministry, the first novel in The Jerusalem Chronicles by bestselling authors Bodie and Brock Thoene, centering on the friendship between Jesus and Lazarus.
Gods and Kings: Chronicles of the Kings #1: A NovelBethany House Publishers - But only two men can help her, and neither of them seems trustworthy. Book 1 of Chronicles of the Kings. Gods and kings is the story of King Hezekiah, heir to the throne of King David. When his evil father plots to sacrifice him, Hezekiah's mother, Abijah, searches frantically for a way to save him. In a time and place engulfed by violence, and infidelity to Yahweh, treachery, Abijah and her son must discover the one true Source of strength if they are to save themselves and their country.
REVELATION THE SWORD AND THE CROSS CHRONICLES Book 2HopeKnight Press - Though she has spent the last ten years living with the infidels in the Holy Land, Richard plans to turn her into a pious Christian lady, thus, one fit to marry the nephew of King Phillip of France and, seal a lucrative contract between the two countries. But she needs the right teacher. Proud and fierce, templar knight, julian de Maury believes he has been chosen by God to free the holy city of Jerusalem from Saladin’s evil grip.
Semi-finalist in 2016 kindle book awards! finalist in 2016 "I Heart Indie" Contest!Olivia Rae brings an inspirational contest-winning tale of intrigue, love, and a faith that can change even the proudest hearts. King richard needs a royal wedding… Richard’s niece, the feisty and resourceful Lady Ariane is to be his pawn.
REVELATION THE SWORD AND THE CROSS CHRONICLES Book 2 - Now he must come to terms with his past and his attraction to the forbidden Lady Ariane. But when richard orders julian to return to england with Lady Ariane and oversee her Christian education, he’s angry and terrified; he has been denied his destiny and England holds a dark secret better left buried.
Shelter of the Most High Cities of Refuge Book #2Bethany House Publishers - But when marauders attack her village on the island of Sicily, she and her cousin are taken across the sea to the shores of Canaan. Eitan has lived in kedesh, for the last eleven years, a City of Refuge, haunted by a tragedy in his childhood and chafing at the boundaries placed on him. As threats from outside the walls loom and traitors are uncovered within, Sofea and Eitan are plunged into the midst of a murder plot.
The daughter of a pagan high priest, Sofea finds solace from her troubles in the freedom of the ocean. Will they break free from the shackles of the past in time to uncover the betrayal and save their lives and the lives of those they love? He is immediately captivated by Sofea, but revealing his most guarded secret could mean drawing her into the danger of his past.
Zipporah, Wife of Moses: A NovelBroadway Books - A hebrew raised in the house of the Egyptian Pharaoh, Moses is a fugitive, forced to flee his homeland. But the color of zipporah’s skin sets her apart, making her an outsider to the men of her adopted tribe, who do not want her as a wife. She refuses to marry him until he returns to Egypt to free his people.
. When god reveals himself to moses in a burning bush, his words echo Zipporah’s, and Moses returns to Egypt with his passionate and generous wife by his side. Although she is a cushite by birth—one of the people of the lands to the south—Zipporah grew up as the beloved daughter of Jethro, high priest and sage of the Midianites.
Like her, he is an outsider. Bold, independent, and her world of deserts, she is a captivating heroine, temples, and a true survivor, and ancient wonders is a fitting backdrop to an epic tale. A woman ahead of her time, Zipporah leaps from the pages of this remarkable novel. From the internationally bestselling author of Sarah comes the riveting story of the remarkable woman who walked beside Moses.
Zipporah, Wife of Moses: A Novel - Zipporah realizes that this man will be the husband and partner she never thought she would have. Moses wants nothing more than a peaceful life with the Midianites, but Zipporah won’t let Moses forget his past—or turn away from his true destiny. Then one day while drawing water from a well, she meets a handsome young stranger.