Tag Archive | Angela Hunt

Review: Judah’s Wife by Angela Hunt

Review: Judah’s Wife by Angela Hunt

Seeking peace and safety after a hard childhood, Leah marries Judah, a strong and gentle man, and for the first time in her life Leah believes she can rest easily. But the land is ruled by Antiochus IV, descended from one of Alexander the Great’s generals, and when he issues a decree that all Jews […]

Review: Delilah by Angela Hunt

Review: Delilah by Angela Hunt

A Complex and Compelling Glimpse at One of the Bible’s Baddest Girls Life is not easy in Philistia, especially not for a woman and child alone. When beautiful, wounded Delilah finds herself begging for food to survive, she resolves that she will find a way to defeat all the men who have taken advantage of […]

Review: Bathsheba: Reluctant Beauty by Angela Hunt

Review: Bathsheba: Reluctant Beauty by Angela Hunt

After sending his army to besiege another king’s capital, King David forces himself on Bathsheba, a loyal soldier’s wife. When her resulting pregnancy forces the king to murder her husband and add her to his harem, Bathsheba struggles to protect her son while dealing with the effects of a dark prophecy and deadly curse on […]

Review: Esther: Royal Beauty by Angela Hunt

Review: Esther: Royal Beauty by Angela Hunt

An ambitious tyrant threatens genocide against the Jews in ancient Persia, so an inexperienced beautiful young queen must take a stand for her people. When Xerxes, king of Persia, issues a call for beautiful young women, Hadassah, a Jewish orphan living in Susa, is forcibly taken to the palace of the pagan ruler. After months […]

Checking Out the Library

Checking Out the Library

It’s been a few weeks since I had any library books to check out. In June, I have a book from Netgalley about Delilah that I have to read and review. Yes, that’s Delilah as in Sampson and Delilah. So I was curious to find out about the other books of female biblical characters from […]