The Queen's Handmaid

The Queen's Handmaid

eBook - 2014
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From the servant halls of Cleopatra's Egyptian palace to the courts of Herod the Great, Lydia will serve two queens to see prophecy fulfilled. Alexandria, Egypt 39 BC Orphaned at birth, Lydia was raised as a servant--in Cleopatra's palace, working hard to please while keeping everyone at arm's length. She's been rejected and left with a broken heart too many times in her short life. But then her dying mentor entrusts her with secret writings of the prophet Daniel and charges her to deliver this--vital information to those watching for the promised King of Israel. Lydia must leave the nearest thing she's had to family and flee to Jerusalem. Once in the Holy City, she attaches herself to the newly appointed king, Herod the Great, as handmaid to Queen Mariamme. Trapped among the scheming women of Herod's political family-- his sister, his wife, and their mothers-- and forced to serve in the palace to protect her treasure, Lydia must...
Publisher: 2014
ISBN: 9781401686857
Characteristics: 1 online resource
Additional Contributors: OverDrive, Inc

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