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Thorndike Press, 2004 - Fiction - 432 pages
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Book 1 in The Canaan TrilogyA Book-of-the-Month Club, Doubleday Book Club, and Literary Guild SelectionReaders are fascinated with what Marek Halter calls "the feminine Bible" - the stories of the matriarchs, queens, and female prophets of the Scriptures. Now comes Sarah, the story of the Sumerian high priestess who gave up her exalted life to join Abram's tribe and follow the One True God. This acclaimed international bestseller is the first book of the extraordinary Canaan Trilogy.

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Review: Sarah (The Canaan Trilogy #1)

User Review  - LM Ironside - Goodreads

There's just no way to write an honest and thorough review of this book without a heap of spoilers, so look away now if you want to avoid them. My rating of this book really surprised me. Up until ... Read full review

Review: Sarah (The Canaan Trilogy #1)

User Review  - Joanie - Goodreads

I was assured from several sources that if I enjoyed The Red Tent, I would enjoy Sarah. No two books could be further apart in their value. The Red Tent is a fascinating, nuanced, well researched tale ... Read full review


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MAREK HALTER was born in Poland in 1936. During World War II, his family escaped the Warsaw ghetto and settled in France. He is the author of several critically acclaimed, internationally bestselling novels, including the "Canaan Trilogy: Sarah; Zipporah, Wife of Moses"; and "Lilah,"

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