By Yochi Brandes,Yardenne Greenspan
“This quantity, by means of Biblical student Yochi Brandes, is a riveting novel in response to textual resources in regards to the studies of David and Solomon. Its classes also are suitable for our turbulent time.” —Elie Wiesel, #1 long island Times and the world over bestselling writer of Night
In the culture of The crimson Tent from the world over bestselling writer Yochi Brandes comes the stories of the struggles of King David and King Saul within the early days of the dominion of Israel, obvious in the course of the eyes of Michal, Saul’s daughter and David’s deserted queen
Stories are deadlier than swords. Swords kill purely those that stand ahead of them, tales make a decision who will stay and die in generations to come.
Shelomoam, a tender guy from the tribe of Ephraim, has grown up within the shadow of darkish secrets and techniques. He wonders why his father is deathly terrified of the King’s squaddies and why his mom has lied in regards to the identities of these closest to him. Shelomoam is set to unearth his mysterious previous, by no means imagining the place his quest will eventually lead him.
The mystery e-book of Kings upends conventions of biblical novels, enticing with the canonized tales of the founding of the dominion of Israel and turning them on their heads. awarded for the 1st time are the heretofore unknown tales of the home of Saul and of the northern state of Israel, tales that have been artfully hid via the home of David and the scribes of the southern country of Judah.
Yochi Brandes, certainly one of Israel’s all-time bestselling novelists, enlists her distinctive heritage in either educational Jewish scholarship and conventional non secular commentaries to learn the Bible in an totally new means. during this ebook, an immense publishing phenomenon in Israel and one of many bestselling novels within the historical past of the rustic, she uncovers shiny characters, specially girls, buried deep in the scriptures, and asks the loaded query: to what volume will we rather recognize our prior while historical past is written by way of the victors?
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The Secret Book of Kings: A Novel by Yochi Brandes,Yardenne Greenspan