Harvest of Rubies
Vendor: Oasis Audio
Publication Date: October 01, 2014
Dimensions: 5.50 × 6.50 (inches)
Remarkable talent threatens to cloud a life…
The prophet Nehemiah’s cousin has been catapulted into the center of the Persian court — working long hours, rubbing elbows with royalty, and becoming the queen’s favorite scribe.
Not bad, for a woman living in a man’s world. But a devastating past has left Sarah believing that God doesn’t love her and that her achievements are the measure of her worth — a measure she can never quite live up to.
Darius Pasargadae is accustomed to having his way. A wealthy and admired aristocrat, the last thing he expects is an arranged marriage to the queen’s scribe, an intelligent woman who scorns him.
Can two such different people help one another overcome the idols that bind them?
Tessa Afshar was voted New Author of the Year by the Family Fiction-sponsored Reader’s Choice Award 2011 for her novel Pearl in the Sand. She was born in Iran, lived there for fourteen years and attended an English boarding school before moving to the United States. Her conversion to Christianity in her twenties changed the course of her life forever. Tessa holds an MDiv from Yale University where she served as cochair of the Evangelical Fellowship at the Divinity School. She has served in Christian work ever since.