Jennifer Hughes's Reviews > Hadassah: One Night with the King

Hadassah by Tommy Tenney
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Apr 21, 10

Read from April 12 to 21, 2010

I haven't found a book that I like yet about Old Testament figures, including Orson Scott Card's books.

I felt like this retelling of the story of Esther was a romance disguised as historical fiction--which is really weird, because I have a hard time with the believability of a romance where your husband can arbitrarily have you killed at a moment's notice because you displease him, and he also is sleeping with his harem of 100 concubines. Really? Sorry, didn't work for me.
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