Abigail's Story

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Signet, 2005 - Fiction - 280 pages
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This is the story of Abigail... To settle her brother's gambling debt, Abigail of Carmel convinces her boorish lord to marry her. Then exiled by him to the life of a shepherdess, she grows to love David, the warrior son of Jesse, who will come face-to-face with her husband in a senseless war--and destroy her hopes of peace.

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User Review  - Darla - LibraryThing

The story is based on a brief segment in the book of Samuel about Abigail, the woman who held back David's army on her own, but it's much more than that. It brings Biblical times to life in a way that ... Read full review

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User Review  - debs4jc - LibraryThing

Plot Summary: What happens, When & Where, Central Characters, Major Conflicts Burton retells the story of the Biblical figure of Abigail, making her the daughter of a Potter in Carmel. Abigail's ... Read full review

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