A Reluctant Queen: The Love Story of Esther (Google eBook)

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Thomas Nelson Inc, Jun 14, 2011 - Fiction - 384 pages
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You've read it as a biblical tale of courage. Experience it anew as a heart-stirring love story.

She was a simple girl faced with an impossible choice. He was a magnificent king with a lonely heart.

Their love was the divine surprise that changed the course of history.

The beloved story of Esther springs to fresh life in this inspired novel that vibrates with mystery, intrigue, and romance.

"Joan Wolf never fails to deliver the best!" —Nora Roberts

  

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The love story of Queen Esther. - Christianbook.com
This book was easy to read and easy to follow. - Christianbook.com
Her character development was awesome! - Christianbook.com
This book is the love story of Esther from the Bible. - Goodreads
She also flawlessly describles the plot. - Christianbook.com
Joan Wolf does an excellent job writing Esther's story. - Christianbook.com

Review: A Reluctant Queen: The Love Story of Esther - eBook

User Review  - debwilson - Christianbook.com

Esther is a simple girl; an orphan alone in the world with her uncle Mordecai as guardian, and raised in Jewish faith and traditions. One day, Mordecai has a dream that will change Esther's life ... Read full review

This is a fantastic fictional account of Esther!

User Review  - A Simply Enchanted Life - Christianbook.com

Wow! This book... Where do I start? I guess I'll start with the cover. It is so gorgeous that it made me want to read the book. The story—one of the best I've read so far about a bible character. I ... Read full review

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Contents

Chapter One
1
Chapter Two
14
Chapter Three
25
Chapter Four
39
Chapter Five
48
Chapter six
58
Chapter Seven
69
Chapter Eight
77
Chapter Nineteen
213
Chapter Twenty
222
Chapter TwentyOne
233
Chapter TwentyTwo
245
Chapter TwentyThree
253
Chapter TwentyFour
262
Chapter TwentyFive
273
Chapter TwentySix
285

Chapter Nine
91
Chapter Ten
105
Chapter Eleven
115
Chapter Twelve
129
Chapter Thirteen
137
Chapter Fourteen
146
Chapter Fifteen
161
Chapter sixteen
175
Chapter seventeen
189
Chapter Eighteen
202
Chapter TwentySeven
297
Chapter TwentyEight
311
Chapter TwentyNine
321
Chapter Thirty
337
Chapter ThirtyOne
354
Chapter ThirtyTwo
367
Authors Note
373
Acknowledgments
376
Reading Group Guide
377
Copyright

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About the author (2011)

Joan Wolf lives in Milford, Connecticut, with her husband and two children. In her spare time she rides her horse, walks her dog, and roots fanatically for the New York Yankees and UConn Huskies.

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