Delilah: Treacherous Beauty

51eCiVSe48L._SX322_BO1,204,203,200_.jpg

I was excited when I saw that Angela Hunt had written Delilah: Treacherous Beauty, because I have also read her novels about Bathsheba and Esther (Bathsheba: Reluctant Beauty and Esther: Royal Beauty). What is great about Hunt’s books is that she takes Biblical characters who are often given a bad rap, and portrays them as likeable, multi-faceted human beings (in a similar fashion to Jill Eileen Smith’s novel about Rahab, The Crimson Cord). Though Hunt obviously adds many fictional details throughout the novel, the basic storyline¬†still stays faithful to the Biblical account. I like novels based on Biblical characters, because they often influence people to read their Bibles more and delve deeper into Bible stories.

You can find Delilah: Treacherous Beauty here.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s