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Samson A Savior Will Rise

By Shawn Hoffman
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.81 Stars

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On 3/26 Nate Payne wrote: I was giving the chance to read the following book Samson By Shawn Hoffman.  The book was given to me by the Booklook review program.  I was given this book free in exchange for an honest review.There is nothing more I love to read then books about WWII.  I have read many books about the ... Samson By Shawn Hoffman

Nate's Rating:

4 Stars

On 3/7 Kelly S wrote: Samson: A Savior Will Rise by Shawn Hoffman is based on true stories of the horrors endured by the Jews at the hands of the Nazi's during World War II. It follows the Abrams family from their life in occupied Poland to their enslavement in the concentration camp at Auschwitz. The main character Samson, ... What A Heart Wrenching Story

Kelly S's Rating:

5 Stars

On 2/14 Sally wrote: Other reviewers have said this book has some unexpected stuff. It did There is a horrible account of torture, horrific. Betrayal by a child, forgiveness in the midst of extreme fear. Then a thread of strong faith that the Messiah will come... thinning of the thread, losing faith that the Messiah would ... A Book Review - Samson: A Savior Will Rise By Shawn Hoffman

Sally's Rating:

4 Stars

On 2/3 bob Jones wrote: “A small bird flew overhead and landed atop one of the army trucks. It opened its beak and began to sing a song of springtime, its voice sweet, clear and free. Samson stared at the bird long enough to burn an image of it into his mind, a picture of freedom that he would hold onto.” “Samson: A ... 7 Lessons I Learned About Freedom From a Prisoner Named Samson

bob's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/26 Mark Struczewski wrote: Ever since I walked on the beaches of Normandy, France in June of 2010, I have become a student of World War II. The only difference from learning this part of history in school is that I want to learn now. That and there are no tests! I have read numerous books about the the Allied landing at Normandy. ... Samson: A Savior Will Rise (A Book You Have to Read)

Mark's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/24 Jason Raines wrote: Shawn Hoffman’s book “Samson,” subtitled “A Savior Will Rise” is a fascinating novel exploring the bonds of family during the most horrific circumstances of World War II. Samson Abrams and his family are imprisoned in the infamous concentration camp Auschwitz. When Commandant Rudolf Hoess ... Fact, Fiction, Faction?

Jason's Rating:

4 Stars

On 1/17 Diane Estrella wrote: This is based on true events that transpired during the horrors of World War II. Samson is a man who is determined to free his family from the concentration camp after they are captured by the Nazis. He is a former Olympic boxer who is forced to fight other prisoners for the Nazi’s entertainment. ... Samson: A Savior Will Rise By Shawn Hoffman

Diane Estrella's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/13 blessed wrote: I read "Samson: A Savior Will Rise" by Shawn Hoffman last month. It only took me a few days to read it. The review on the other hand has taken much longer. Even now I’m still struggling to find the rights words… The book is an incredibly worthwhile read, albeit a very difficult one due to its subject ... A story that had to be told and must be read

blessed's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/11 Bookishqueen wrote: My Rating: 4 StarsDescription:You are a man who has vowed to protect his family, even at the cost of your own life. So you have no other choice. . . . You must fight, Samson. You must. The year is 1941, and Samson Abrams makes a life-or-death decision that lands him, and his entire family, in ... Samson: A Savior Will Rise- Shawn Hoffman

Bookishqueen's Rating:

4 Stars

On 1/10 Leaveyourmark wrote: Let me first say that I received this book free from in return for my honest opinion and review. Here is a brief description which I read on (I don't want to give too much away):Book DescriptionDuring World War II, Jewish men were forced to box on Saturday night for ... Booksneeze Review: Samson By Shawn Hoffman

Leaveyourmark 's Rating:

5 Stars