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Wilderness Rising

Wilderness Rising Series: A Church Builder Novel

By A.L. Shields
Published by Zondervan

Average Blogger Rating: 4.65 Stars

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On 1/23 Dowie wrote: From A. L. Shields-pseudonym for New York Times best-selling author Stephen L. Carter-comes the thrilling sequel to The Church Builder.An age-old struggle between the enemies of God and the champions of faith.A rumored relic that could prove Christ performed miracles-or declare him a fraud.A ... Wilderness Rising by A. L. Shields

Dowie's Rating:

4 Stars

On 11/6 Bryan Ridenour wrote: I must admit, I did something I usually frown upon…reading book two before reading book one. That being said, I found ‘Wilderness Rising’ by A.L. Shields to be a fantastic thriller. The story centers upon a young woman wrongly accused of murder and terrorism. A US fugitive, Bethany flees to Europe ... Fantastic Thriller

Bryan's Rating:

4 Stars

On 7/3 Hime Toki wrote: I was sent this book by Harper Collins Publishers and decided to publish a review. This is an amazing book and must have for readers of all ages. Written by a Yale law professor, every sentence forced me to read on. The novel hits you fast. The protagonist, Bethany Barclay is a lawyer whom is thrown ... Wilderness Rising by A.L. Shields

Hime Toki's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/21 bemiown wrote: This is a battle between good and evil and captivates the readers into thinking of the spiritual battles that constantly happen every minute. The story makes the reader think long and hard about those spiritual battles and their prayers and faith. I received a complimentary copy of WILDERNESS RISING ... WILDERNESS RISING by A.L. Shields

bemiown's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/20 Nancy Famolari wrote: In the second book of the Church Builder series, Bethany Barkley is on the run from the FBI and other law enforcement agencies in the US. With the help of Ray Fuentes, an ex-CIA agent, she escapes to London where she tries to follow Annabelle's clues to discover the Pilate's Stone. Annabelle, her best ... Secret Societies and the search for an Ancient Artifact

Nancy's Rating:

4 Stars

On 6/16 Sara@Save Money, Live Joyfully wrote: I have really been enjoying Christian suspense novels recently. I have heard good things about author A.L. Shields, so I was looking forward to reading his gripping novel, Wilderness Rising. Wilderness Rising begins by introducing us to Bethany Barclay, an American lawyer who is a wanted suspect in ... Book #2 in Series...Too Many Character to Keep Everyone Straight

Sara@Save Money, Live Joyfully's Rating:

4 Stars

On 6/11 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: When I first started reading Wilderness Rising, I didn’t realize that it was the second book in the series. I quickly realized this and wished I had read the first book before diving into this book, but, thanks to some back story being given throughout the book, I was able to, for the most part, follow ... Wilderness Rising by A.L. Shields

Marine Corps Nomads' Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/10 Theresa C Shell wrote: Wilderness Rising is the sequel to The Church Builder; and it is important to read these books in order as there are many characters who build on each other that it would be difficult to keep track of everyone, even though the mysteries are otherwise separate and could stand alone. In this one, the ... Fun Action-Packed Mystery

Theresa C Shell's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/6 Pamelamo wrote: When I elected to review “Wilderness Rising” I did not realize it was a sequel to “The Church Builder”. Since I had not read the first book, I decided to pick up a copy to read while I was waiting for this one to arrive. I am so thankful that I did. I would have been mostly lost if I had not ... Action Packed Suspense

Pamelamo's Rating:

4 Stars

On 6/1 Grace wrote: A rumored relic that could prove Christ performed miracles-or declare him a fraud. An age-old struggle between the enemies of God and the champions of faith. A woman on the run from international authorities. Bethany Barclay is fighting to outwit the Wilderness, an ancient and powerful cabal ... Recommended for Older Teens and Adults

Grace's Rating:

4 Stars