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Chosen: The Lost Diaries of Queen Esther

By Ginger Garrett - Published 2005

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Biographical FictionEpic

The oft-told story of Queen Esther is one of the most compelling human dramas in history. Esther, a beautiful Jewish girl, is plucked ...Read Review

Joseph and his Brothers

By Thomas Mann - By Trans. John E. Woods - Published 2005

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EpicLiterary

The plot of this book is familiar, a more or less chronological rendering of a portion of Genesis. Thomas Mann’s hefty tome ...Read Review

Christ the Lord: Out of Egypt

By Anne Rice - Published 2005

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Biographical FictionEpic

In her infamous September 2004 posting on Amazon.com, Anne Rice made clear her abhorrence for editors who “distort, cut, or otherwise mutilate sentences ...Read Review

Vergil’s Aenid: Hero, War, Humanity

By Trans. G.B. Cobbold - Published 2005

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Epic

After the fall of Troy to the Greeks, Aeneas and the surviving Trojans flee, barely escaping with their lives. He knows that he ...Read Review

The Memoirs of Helen of Troy

By Amanda Elyot - Published 2005

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Epic

Helen’s memoirs are a gift to Hermione, her only remaining child, written with the intention of justifying her seemingly selfish decisions. At ...Read Review

The Sword of Hannibal

By Terry McCarthy - Published 2005

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EpicMilitary

Hannibal and his armies are preparing to cross the Alps, but this only serves as the background for the main story, how a ...Read Review

Articles of War

By Nick Arvin - Published 2005

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EpicMilitary

In Nick Arvin’s first novel, George Tilson, called “Heck” for his reluctance to swear, arrives at Omaha Beach just after the D-Day ...Read Review

Gloria: The Merlin and the Saint

By Ann Chamberlin - Published 2005

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EpicFantasy

Yann and his milk brother Gilles de Rais follow the old religion, a persecuted practice in 1428 AD. Craft priest Yann disguises himself as ...Read Review

Abigail’s Story

By Ann Burton - Published 2005

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EpicInspirational

Abigail of Carmel is beautiful and intelligent, and hopes some day to become a pottery-maker like her father. But when her brother incurs ...Read Review

Zipporah, Wife of Moses

By Marek Halter - Published 2005

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Biographical FictionEpic

A foundling adopted by Jethro, High Priest of Midian, Zipporah is intelligent, beautiful, and black. Although she’s Jethro’s favorite daughter, Zipporah ...Read Review

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