Biblical excitement at its best! When Hezekiah's evil father plans to sacrifice him, Queen Abijah desperately tries to foil the plan. Only two men can help her---and neither seems trustworthy. In a land of violence and sin, queen and prince must discover the one true Source of strength. Previously published as Chronicles of the Kings. 320 pages, softcover from Bethany.
Gods and Kings is the story of King Hezekiah, heir to the throne of King David. When his evil father plots to sacrifice him, Hezekiah's mother, Abijah, searches frantically for a way to save him. But only two men can help her, and neither of them seems trustworthy. In a time and place engulfed by violence, treachery, and infidelity to Yahweh, Abijah and her son must discover the one true Source of strength if they are to save themselves and their country. Book 1 of Chronicles of the Kings.
Lynn Austin is a former teacher who now writes and speaks full time. She has won three Christy Awards for her historical novels Candle in the Darkness, Fire By Night, and Hidden Places. She and her husband have three grown children and make their home near Chicago, Illinois.