Download e-book for kindle: Rav Hisda's Daughter, Book I: Apprentice: A Novel of Love, by Maggie Anton

By Maggie Anton

ISBN-10: 0452298091

ISBN-13: 9780452298095

Hisdadukh, blessed to be appealing and realized, is the youngest baby of Talmudic sage Rav Hisda. the area round her is filled with clash. Rome, quick changing into Christian, battles Zoroastrian Persia for dominance whereas Rav Hisda and his colleagues fight to set up new Jewish traditions after the destruction of Jerusalem's Holy Temple. by contrast backdrop Hisdadukh embarks at the tortuous route to turn into an enchantress within the very land the place the notice 'magic' originated.

however the clash affecting Hisdadukh such a lot in detail arises while her father brings his top scholars ahead of her, a trifling baby, and asks her which one she is going to marry. Astonishingly, the lady replies, “Both of them.” quickly she marries the older pupil, even though it turns into transparent that the more youthful one has no longer misplaced curiosity in her. whilst her new-found happiness is derailed by way of a chain of tragedies, a grieving Hisdadukh needs to come to a decision if she does, certainly, desire to develop into a sorceress. according to real Talmud texts and populated with its rabbis and their families, Rav Hisda's Daughter: e-book I – Apprentice brings the realm of the Talmud to lifestyles - from a woman's perspective.

Praise for the Rashi’s Daughters trilogy:
“Anton can provide a journey de force.” —Library Journal

“A compelling blend of drama, suspense, and romance.” —Lilith magazine

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