In the Field of Grace - eBook   -     By: Tessa Afshar
Buy Item $7.08 Retail: $9.99 Save 29% ($2.91) Add To Cart
Add To Wishlist

In the Field of Grace - eBook

River North / 2014 / ePub

$7.08 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $9.99
|
Save 29% ($2.91)
Availability: In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW65833EB

Current Promotions
* This product is available for purchase only in certain countries. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Read this eBook on:




Have questions about eBooks? Check out our eBook FAQs.

Product Description

Recently widowed, Ruth is left with a broken heart, a barren womb, and an empty future. Yet she's determined not to let her "chosen mother," Naomi, starve---so accompanies her to Israel. When Ruth meets Boaz---a wealthy landowner---she expects no special treatment. But will Boaz lose his heart to this foreign woman with haunted eyes?

Product Information

Format: DRM Protected ePub
Vendor: River North
Publication Date: 2014
ISBN: 9780802489838
ISBN-13: 9780802489838
Availability: In Stock

Related Products

  1. Harvest of Gold
    Harvest of Gold
    Tessa Afshar
    River North / 2013 / Trade Paperback
    $11.99 Retail: $14.99 Save 20% ($3.00)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 17 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW405590
  2. Pearl in the Sand: A Novel - eBookeBOOK
    Pearl in the Sand: A Novel - eBook
    Tessa Afshar
    Moody Publishing / 2010 / ePub
    $5.56 Retail: $9.99 Save 44% ($4.43)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 9 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW10469EB
  3. Harvest of Rubies - eBookeBOOK
    Harvest of Rubies - eBook
    Tessa Afshar
    River North / 2012 / ePub
    $6.08 Retail: $9.99 Save 39% ($3.91)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 28 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW28076EB
  4. In the Shadow of Jezebel
    In the Shadow of Jezebel
    Mesu Andrews
    Revell / 2014 / Trade Paperback
    $9.99 Retail: $14.99 Save 33% ($5.00)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 29 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW721701
    Video

Publisher's Description


Two women. Alone. With no provision. Can a woman who has lost everything, except her beloved mother, find hope in a foreign land?

Ruth leaves her home with  a barren womb and an empty future, after losing her husband. She forsakes her abusive parents and follows the woman she has grown to love as a true parent, her husband's mother, Naomi.

Ruth arrives in Israel with nothing to recommend her but Naomi's, love. She is destitute, grief-stricken, and unwanted by the people of God. Her loftiest hope is to provide enough food to save Naomi and herself from starvation. She is reduced to gathering leftovers once the harvesters have finished collecting grain from the field. A job only for the lowest of the low.

But God has other plans for her life.

While everyone considers Ruth an unworthy outsider, Ruth is shocked to find the owner of the field-one of the wealthiest and most honored men of Judah-is showing her favor.  Long since a widower and determined to stay that way, Boaz finds himself irresistibly drawn to the foreign woman with the dark, haunted eyes. He tells himself he is only being kind to his Cousin Naomi's chosen daughter when he goes out of his way to protect her from harm, but his heart knows better.

Obstacles. Heartache. Withered dreams. How can God forge love, passion, and new hope between two such different people?

Author Bio

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 the first fourteen years of her life, and attended an English boarding school for girls before moving to the United States permanently. 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 spent the last twelve years in full- and part-time Christian work.

Editorial Reviews

I had a long business trip and planned to scan In the Field of Grace while on the road.  Well, forget that - I was hooked from teh first page! This is an amazing narravtive. I was overwhelmed by the beauty of Ruth and Boaz's story. The biblical account came alive as the love story of Ruth and Boaz unfolded. I feel blessed to have read this book. I devoured it, reading late into the night. - Debbie Macomber, New York Times bestselling author

Packed with spiritual truth, impeccable research, and well-placed humor, In the Field of Grace takes your heart on a journey of love, loss, and triumph. This powerful retelling of Ruth and Boaz's story is my favorite novel this year.
- Mesu Andrews, author and ECPA Christian Book Award winner

Tessa Afshar is a brilliant writer and a beautiful soul. With a strong, poetic voice, Tessa brings biblical stories to life in a way that makes me want to kneel, pray, shout, and sing, all at the same time. In Tessa's lates novel, In the Field of Grace, she explores the story of Ruth and Boaz, their hardships and their breakthroughs. I finished the book feeling grateful again for God's intimate goodness and grace, and I remembered afresh how He sees us, loves us, and cares about every detail of our lives. Tessa crafts such beautiful books; I never want the stories to end! And the beautiful thing is these stories have the power to shape us and change us when we give God access to our own stories. I can't wait for the next book! - Susie Larson, national radio host, speaker, and author of Your Beautiful Purpose and The Uncommon Woman

Tessa Afshar offers readers one of the most cherished love stories from the Scriptures! Wonderfully researched, In the Field of Grace brings to life the tenderhearted and vulnverable Ruth, who is sure to captivate biblical fiction lovers!
- Kacy Barnett-Gramckow, author of The Genesis Trilogy and Dawnlight

The love story between Ruth and Boaz is reimagined with truths as timely today as they were thousands of years ago; reminders of faith, love, and the sovereignty of God. - Tracy L. Higley, author of The Queen's Handmaid

A beautifully told story that will truly capture your heart. A must read for biblical fiction fans! - Ginger Garrett, author of Chosen, Reign, and Desired

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. Harvest of Gold - eBookeBOOK
    Harvest of Gold - eBook
    Tessa Afshar
    River North / 2013 / ePub
    $7.59 Retail: $9.99 Save 24% ($2.40)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 17 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW39006EB
  2. She Walks in Beauty - eBookeBOOK
    She Walks in Beauty - eBook
    Siri Mitchell
    Bethany House / 2010 / ePub
    $5.59 Retail: $6.99 Save 20% ($1.40)
    4 Stars Out Of 5 4 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW9947EB
  3. Wings of Morning - eBookeBOOK
    Wings of Morning - eBook
    Kathleen Morgan
    Revell / 2006 / ePub
    $4.99 Retail: $6.99 Save 29% ($2.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW6414EB
  4. Deadly Devotion, Port Aster Secrets Series #1 -eBookeBOOK
    Deadly Devotion, Port Aster Secrets Series #1 -eBook
    Sandra Orchard
    Revell / 2013 / ePub
    $9.69 Retail: $14.99 Save 35% ($5.30)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 25 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW40426EB

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search