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Ruth and Boaz: Strangers in the Land
by Terri L. Fivash (Goodreads Author)
With a cast of over 70 characters and a plot that tugs at the heart, Terry Fivash, author of Joseph, breathes new life into the story of Ruth--singer of songs, faithful friend, and daughter of royalty. But who would have a stranger from a foreign land? This biblical fiction has been carefully done so as to be historically accurate. The author pulls from her masters degree ...more
Paperback, 317 pages
Published March 1st 2005 by Review & Herald Publishing
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I'm so glad I finally read this book! After becoming a widow in the San Bernardino terrorist attack I became very interested in the Book of Ruth. I learned about this author from a friend and of course I needed to read this book first! It's absolutely wonderful. It gives a bigger picture of the history of Naomi and Ruth before they travelled back to Bethlehem. It really fleshed out the family tree and how things worked back then. A great read!
I have never lived more than 30 miles from Lake Michigan. I was born on the east side, grew up on the west side, and now live on the east side again. However, I rarely have time to go there! I attended Andrews University, graduating with a Master's Degree in History in 1986. I am a member of Phi Alpha Theta, the national honors society for History; and a charter member of the Andrews University ch ...moreMore about Terri L. Fivash...