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A Reluctant Queen

A Reluctant Queen The Love Story of Esther

By Joan Wolf
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 3.99 Stars

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On 8/23 flakymn wrote: I recently had the opportunity to review an electronic copy of: A Reluctant Queen: The Love Story of Esther by Joan Wolf. Booksneeze provided me with a free copy of the story in exchange for my honest review. I have always been fascinated with the story of Esther. I remember I did a final semester project ... If you remember it's's FANTASTIC!

flakymn's Rating:

4 Stars

On 3/28 Sheena Gershom wrote: A Reluctant Queen – The Love Story of Esther by Joan Wolf is a fictional rendition of the book of Esther from the Bible. The book retells the age old story of a beautiful Jewish girl selected to be the Queen of Persia. With the influence that accompanies the position she holds, Esther is able to play ... A Reluctant Queen: Book Review

Sheena's Rating:

4 Stars

On 1/14 Carolyn Phillips wrote: The Reluctant Queen is the fictional retelling of a Biblicalfavourite, the story of Esther, a young Jewish exile who ends up as Queen ofPersia and through this saving the Jewish people from massacre. Since it is aretelling anyone familiar with the story will know the eventual outcome, andyet this does ... The Reluctant Queen - book review

Carolyn's Rating:

3 Stars

On 1/2 AndreaLisa wrote: This is a beautifully written book about a young lady named Esther. It is the tale of the emotions and courage of a young girl who had to leave her comfort zone and enter a totally foreign world, in order to serve a purpose way bigger than she could ever dream of. It’s about love, friendship and most ... A Reluctant Queen The Love Story of Esther By Joan Wolf

AndreaLisa's Rating:

5 Stars

On 11/30 marina1982 wrote: This is the story of Queen Esther from the Bible.. The author takes turn the tale into a work of fictional romance. To be honest, I wanted something more from this book. The book of Esther in the Bible always stirs my emotions and pulls at my heartstrings, but somewhere, I think the author just missed ... reluctant queen

marina1982's Rating:

2 Stars

On 10/31 nrcudis wrote: Finally! Imust admit that my review of A Reluctant Queen: The Love Story of Esther byJoan Wolf is way overdue. My friends, I’m ashamed to say I have no excuse. Andto think this is a biblical story!Raised aRoman Catholic, I have read many parts of the Bible, enrolled in a BibleSchool, and endured Christian ... [Review] A Reluctant Queen: The Love Story of Esther by Joan Wolf

nrcudis' Rating:

5 Stars

On 10/9 Blessedwkids wrote: A Reluctant Queen  by Joan Wolf is a great re-telling of the biblical account of Queen Esther.  I was hesitant as I began reading the book because of the familiarity of this story.  My hesitations quickly subsided when I realized this book is based off the story of Esther, but is not an ... A Reluctant Queen

Blessedwkids' Rating:

4 Stars

On 9/8 Bookscount wrote: find myself almost addicted to biblical fiction. My first foray into this genre was a fabulous novel called "The Red Tent" and more recently I read "Pearl in the Sand" also a great novel. I have always been curious about the story of Esther and trying to find out what would have made her do what she ... Great Story

Bookscount's Rating:

4 Stars

On 9/1 Kylie Cheng wrote: Being familiar with the book of Esther in the bible, I must say that this historical fiction is some what different from the biblical account. As the author puts it, it is "the love story of Esther".The story was set in the city of Susa, where Mordecai worked in the King's treasury. Esther was his orphaned ... (517) A Reluctant Queen by Joan Wolf

Kylie's Rating:

4 Stars

On 8/5 Tammyisblessed wrote: About the Book: An inspiring re-imagining of the tale of Esther, a young Jewish woman thrust from a life of obscurity into a life of power, wealth, intrigue . . . and tender love.See the story of Esther in an entirely new way—with all the political intrigue and tension you remember, but told as a passionate ... Book Review: A Reluctant Queen by Joan Wolf

Tammyisblessed's Rating:

5 Stars