Ahoti: A Story of Tamar: A Novel

Ahoti: A Story of Tamar: A Novel

Ahoti: A Story of Tamar: A Novel

Ahoti: A Story of Tamar: A Novel

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Overview

A masterful retelling of Tamar's story of redemption, faith, healing, and justice

“Vamosh (The Scroll) and Everson (The Ornament Keeper) put an empowering spin on the biblical story of Tamar, the daughter of King David…[I]t’s a welcome and often gripping portrait of the unsung courage of a biblical heroine.”Publishers Weekly

"As an author of biblical fiction, I know the amount of research and work that goes into crafting a story like this. Miriam Feinberg Vamosh and Eva Marie Everson comprise the perfect team." —Jerry B. Jenkins, The Chosen series

Ravaged by one brother, silenced and betrayed by another, and abandoned by her father, Tamar—once beloved daughter of the king of Israel, and healer of the court—suddenly finds herself in exile, fleeing for her life. But the story continues where the scriptures end: a dangerous journey and tenacious pursuit of her true identity and calling brings her full circle, to her rightful place in the kingdom.

Connoisseurs of Biblical fiction will love Ahoti.
  • Ahoti brings to life the Old Testament story of the biblical princess Tamar, the daughter of David, King of Israel.
  • The familiar Bible story ends with Tamar living “desolate” (2 Samuel 13:20), but master storytellers Miriam Feinberg Vamosh and Eva Marie Everson take readers beyond this sorrowful ending to a horizon of hope, thanks to their brilliant adaptation of an ancient anonymous manuscript, purportedly written by Gad the Seer (1 Chronicles 29:29), which was discovered in India in the early 18th century. Beyond the biblical text, this manuscript provides a surprising conclusion, which has powerful modern-day significance.
  • Rich with cultural, biblical, and historic detail, and spiritually compelling, Ahoti will inspire readers to overcome humiliation, pain, betrayal, and bitterness, to embrace a life of purpose.

Learn more at ahotibook.com.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781640608986
Publisher: Paraclete Press
Publication date: 05/14/2024
Pages: 240
Sales rank: 268,726
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Miriam Feinberg Vamosh lives in Israel. She is a renowned author and translator with a passion for the Bible, her land, her people, and her heritage. An expert in the field of Archeology and Heritage, Miriam is also a beloved tour educator across the Holy Land. She was a longtime member of the translation team at the Israeli daily Haaretz.

Eva Marie Everson is a multiple award-winning author and speaker, CEO of Word Weavers International, and director of the Florida Christian Writers Conference. A graduate of the Tzemach Institute, she also has a degree in biblical studies from Andersonville Seminary. Eva Marie and her husband make their home in Central Florida.
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