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Jul 22, 2009

Waiting on Wednesday - Delilah

Sponsored by "Breaking the Spine". This week's pre-publication "can't-wait-to-read" selection is:

Coming in Fall 2009 is India's next novel, DELILAH (or Samson & Delilah, I've seen it both ways already). A retelling of the story of Samson and Delilah, DELILAH completes what turned in to an loosely-knit trilogy:


ISBN-10: 0312338910 Coming November, 2009

Visit the Author's Website to Read an excerpt from DELILAH

Previous books are:


This is the tale of Bilqis, the Queen of Sheba, who rules the spice lands and bows before the will of the Goddess.This is the tale of Solomon, the King of Israel and Judea, who built the golden temple to Yahweh in Jerusalem. Once he prayed that he might rule wisely.This is the tale of Solomon's wives, of his concubines .... and of his daughter Baalit, more beloved than any son.


Turning inside out the traditional view of David as a beloved king and gentle author of the Psalms, India Edghill's well-written debut novel Queenmaker paints a dark picture of the lauded biblical hero as seen through the eyes of his first wife, Michal.