A gripping action/adventure full of political intrigue and suspense, with a brand-new perspective on a historical figure you may think you already know!
Both a palace thriller and a Jewish woman's memoir, Hadassah brings the age-old story of Esther to life. This historically accurate novel, layered with fresh insights, provides a fascinating twist on a pivotal time in religious history, and listeners will find it bursting with pause-resisting drama.
During in-depth research on the life of Esther and its setting in ancient Persia - contemporary Iraq and Iran - Tenney discovered a compelling, heart-stopping tale lying at its core. He uses here his skilled storytelling gifts to capture the power and beauty of the peasant girl who became queen.