For Such A Time

For Such A Time

Book - 2014
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"A powerful retelling of the biblical story of Esther set during WWII: Blond and blue-eyed Jewess Hadassah Benjamin must save her people--even if she cannot save herself"-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota :, Bethany House, a division of Baker Publishing Group,, [2014]
ISBN: 9780764211607
0764211609
Characteristics: 430 pages ; 22 cm

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ReaderErin
Sep 27, 2017

This was similar to the Queen Esther story in the bible and it is a modern day re-telling of it in a way.
So your probably thinking that since its a Queen Esther story that the commandant is going to turn out to be good, and save everyone. Wrong, yes he does save some people at the risk of his own life, but he let so many others die for so long even though he knew it was wrong. He only started helping protect people once Hadassah was bring it to his attention and saying hey this isn't okay.

Overall was a disappointing read with a few bright spots that made me not completely hate it.

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scarlettamber
Sep 18, 2017

I wouldn't call this book a great book or a good book. I would call this book an Ace. Best book I've read since Francine Rivers and I reccomend it to anyone who loves to read novels based off bible stories! Five stars!!!

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pp47
Oct 26, 2016

I really enjoyed this book, really felt Aric and Stella s love.i wil read all her books, wish there was a sequel!!!

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johncruse
Aug 27, 2015

The sole purpose of this book seems to be to convert Jews to Christianity.

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