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Review: The Handmaid and the Carpenter

User Review  - Marlowe - Goodreads

Berg re-imagines the story of Jesus's birth from the perspective of his parents - following them from the moment they met until Joseph's death. I picked up the book because I've enjoyed similar ... Read full review

Review: The Handmaid and the Carpenter

User Review  - Heather Colacurcio - Goodreads

An imagined account of the relationship between the Biblical Mary and Joseph. The tale is full of awkward, sexist dialogue without much historical context. The only semi-interesting plot points are ... Read full review

Review: The Handmaid and the Carpenter

User Review  - Nicole Thomas - Goodreads

Quick holiday read, a historical fiction love story about Mary and Joseph. Of course there was liberties taken, there always are in biblical fiction. Still enjoyable to aid imagining what these two ... Read full review

Review: The Handmaid and the Carpenter

User Review  - Libbyvine Vine - Goodreads

I loved this book! Fresh take on a familiar story. Read full review

Review: The Handmaid and the Carpenter

User Review  - Melanie - Goodreads

This was a fictionalized account of the marraige of Mary and Joseph. I'm not sure how to review this book. There really wasn't anything wrong with the story. It was interesting to see Mary and Joseph ... Read full review

Review: The Handmaid and the Carpenter

User Review  - Abby - Goodreads

This was a super quick read. What I liked about it was that it attempted to fill in gaps in the story of Joseph and Mary in a way that we can understand. It is solely the author's creative mind at ... Read full review

Review: The Handmaid and the Carpenter

User Review  - Amy Flanagan - Goodreads

Read this about 6 years ago. It was time again. Great Christmas read. True meaning behind Christmas. Read full review

Review: The Handmaid and the Carpenter

User Review  - Mary Ladrick - Goodreads

I thoroughly enjoyed the Handmaid and the Carpenter. Berg takes us through the emotions of Mary and Joseph during the critical time of the pregnancy and birth of Jesus. I enjoyed the real emotions ... Read full review

Review: The Handmaid and the Carpenter

User Review  - Pam Herrmann - Goodreads

The story leading up to the birth of Jesus. Not exactly how I would have imagined it. But it is just one persons interpretation. Read full review

Review: The Handmaid and the Carpenter

User Review  - Laura Brown - Goodreads

A sweet story woven around what we believe to understand about the birth of Jesus. How hard it must have been for Joseph to believe! How strange it must have been for Mary to give birth without ever ... Read full review


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