Afshar’s elegant evocation of biblical life will keep [readers] spellbound. An excellent choice for fans of Francine Rivers’s historical fiction, and those who read for character.
Fans of Biblical fiction will enjoy an absorbing and well-researched chariot ride.
Top Pick review In perhaps her best novel to date, Afshar . . . grants a familiar character not only a name, but also a poignant history to which many modern readers can relate. The wit, the romance, and the humanity make [this] uplifting as well as soul-touching.
Heartache and healing blend beautifully in this gem among Christian fiction.
An impressively crafted, inherently appealing, consistently engaging, and compelling read from first page to last.
No one brings the Bible to life like Tessa Afshar.
Land of Silence is a biblical novel in a category all its own. Moving, believable . . . This inspir-ing, uplifting story encouraged me at a heart level. A wonderful story—not to be missed!
Tessa Afshar’s captivating and emotive story is about one first-century woman’s pain and struggle. But the hope she describes is real and for you and me today.
Tessa Afshar’s novels draw you in so that you’re both captivated and changed by the power of story. Land of Silence is no exception. You’re in for a treat with this one—enjoy!