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Esther

by Norah Lofts

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My enduring mission to hunt down fiction set in Achaemenid Persia brought me to this book: a retelling of the story of Esther by Norah Lofts, who impressed me with her King’s Pleasure. Expressly aimed at teenage readers, it’s a charming little book which conveys both Esther’s intelligence and the king’s humanity in a far more effective and engaging way than the painful film One Night with the King. It was so enjoyable, in fact, that I was willing to accept a fairly major historical swerve...

For the rest of the review, please see my blog:
https://theidlewoman.net/2016/10/18/esther-norah-lofts/ ( )
  TheIdleWoman | Oct 18, 2016 |
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