This book is very enlightening. The author is very helpful in understanding the Hebrew costumes and culture of the time of Ruth. Also she enhances the correct understanding of the scriptural context by bring forth the meaning of key words in Hebrew, therefore painting a clearer picture for a better understanding of the Book of Ruth.
Anyone who loves to "dig deeper" into the Bible will love this book. Darline Peipman writes as if she is with them, walking through the lives of Naomi and Ruth. Every word in the text is explained so that you not only understand the meaning, but the whole story unfolds before you, historically and Biblically. God surely has gifted this author as she in a very unique way tells the story of Ruth so beautifully. Read for pleasure, insight, blessings, and savor and ponder every word as you thank the Lord for putting in your hands "The Book Of RUTH Line by Line!Merle Ferguson