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Review: The Handmaid and the Carpenter

User Review  - Denise - Goodreads

Very nice love story about Mary and Joseph, the parents of Jesus, and the obstacles they overcame (belief vs. doubt in his conception) and how love, indeed, is the greatest healer. Read full review

Review: The Handmaid and the Carpenter

User Review  - Jennifer - Goodreads

Three and a half stars- this is a nice story of the Nativity and especially good to read during this time of Advent! This is a very realistic portrayal that focuses on the relationship of Mary and Joseph- their courtship and newlywed lives- interesting! I always forget how young they were! Read full review

Review: The Handmaid and the Carpenter

User Review  - Mary Robinson - Goodreads

An interesting imagining of the story of Jesus' parents and the reality of their life together. Sweetly told with some historical perspective. Read full review

Review: The Handmaid and the Carpenter

User Review  - Janet - Goodreads

This is the story of Mary and Joseph, their courtship, their marriage. It focuses more on them than on Jesus Christ, but it gives you a glimpse of what it may have been like to raise the Savior. Read full review

Review: The Handmaid and the Carpenter

User Review  - Dana - Goodreads

This was a sweet love story of what it could have been like for Joseph and Mary. It set the scene and put them in a story of love that everyone that has fallen in love can relate to on some level. The subject of love is the universal theme. It was an easy, sweet read. Read full review

Review: The Handmaid and the Carpenter

User Review  - Susan - Goodreads

Elizabeth Berg usually delivers a satisfying novel. Great read before Christmas and a refreshing less than perfect perspective. Read full review

Review: The Handmaid and the Carpenter

User Review  - Melissa - Goodreads

This is an interpretation of the account of Mary, Joseph, and the birth of Christ. I have always thought about how good Mary must have been and how great a faith Joseph had. I rarely gave much thought ... Read full review

Review: The Handmaid and the Carpenter

User Review  - Carol - Goodreads

OK so I know Elizabeth Berg used liberal poetic license for this story but I thought it was a refreshing take on the age old story of the birth of Jesus. I liked the perspective from Joseph. It sort ... Read full review

Review: The Handmaid and the Carpenter

User Review  - Debbie Maskus - Goodreads

I found this an interesting topic about Mary and Joseph. Read full review

Review: The Handmaid and the Carpenter

User Review  - Julie - Goodreads

An interesting novel with a slightly more (fictional) view of Mary and Josephs early life together and the grand event that was Jesus' birth. Read full review


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