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Afshar, Tessa

Overview
Works: 14 works in 53 publications in 4 languages and 4,772 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Christian fiction  Historical fiction  Religious fiction  Romance fiction  Novels  Bible fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3601.F47, 813.6
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Publications about Tessa Afshar
Publications by Tessa Afshar
Most widely held works by Tessa Afshar
Pearl in the sand : a novel by Tessa Afshar( Book )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,065 libraries worldwide
At the age of 15 Rahab is forced into prostitution by her beloved father. Into the emotional turmoil of her world walks Salmone, a respected leader of Judah. Through the tribulations of a stormy relationship, Rahab and Salmone learn the true source of one another's worth in God and find healing from fear and rejection
In the field of grace : a novel by Tessa Afshar( Book )
8 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 851 libraries worldwide
After losing her husband, Ruth leaves her home to follow her beloved mother-in-law, Naomi, to Israel, where she lives a life of hardship until the wealthy and honored owner of the field where she works begins to show her favor
Harvest of rubies by Tessa Afshar( Book )
7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Dutch and held by 822 libraries worldwide
"The prophet Nehemiah's cousin has been catapulted into the center of the Persian court--working long hours, rubbing elbows with royalty, and becoming the queen's favorite scribe. Not bad, for a woman living in a man's world. But a devastating past has left Sarah believing that God doesn't love her and her achievements are the measure of her worth--a measure she can never quite live up to. Darius Pasargadae is accustomed to having his way. A wealthy and admired aristocrat, the last thing he expects is an arranged marriage to the queen's scribe, an intelligent woman who scorns him. Can two such different people help one another overcome the idols that bind them."--Page 4 of cover
Harvest of gold by Tessa Afshar( Book )
6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Dutch and held by 764 libraries worldwide
The scribe Sarah married Darius and at times she feels as if she has married the Persian aristocracy, too. But there is another point she did not count on in her marriage-Sarah has grown to love her husband. Darius remains unconvinced that his Jewish wife was the right choice for him even though his mother was an Israelite ... particularly when he believes Sarah has conspired with her cousin Nehemiah to rebuild the walls of Jerusalem
Land of silence by Tessa Afshar( Book )
5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 706 libraries worldwide
Elianna is a young girl crushed by guilt. After her only brother is killed while in her care, Elianna tries to earn forgiveness by working for her father's textile trade and caring for her family. When another tragedy places Elianna in sole charge of the business, her talent for design brings enormous success, but never the absolution she longs for. As her world unravels, she breaks off her betrothal to the only man she will ever love. Then illness strikes, isolating Elianna from everyone, stripping everything she has left
Pearl in the sand by Tessa Afshar( file )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 150 libraries worldwide
At the age of 15 Rahab is forced into prostitution by her beloved father. Into the emotional turmoil of her world walks Salmone, a respected leader of Judah. Through the tribulations of a stormy relationship, Rahab and Salmone learn the true source of one another's worth in God and find healing from fear and rejection
In the field of grace a novel by Tessa Afshar( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Destitute, grief-stricken, and unwanted by the people of God, Ruth arrives in Israel with nothing to recommend her but Naomi's, love. Her loftiest hope is to provide enough food to save Naomi and herself from starvation. While everyone considers Ruth an outcast, she is astounded to find one of the most honored men of Judah showing her favor. Long since a widower and determined to stay that way, Boaz is irresistibly drawn to the foreign woman with the haunted eyes
Harvest of rubies by Tessa Afshar( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
Remarkable talent threatens to cloud a life The prophet Nehemiah's cousin has been catapulted into the center of the Persian court ' working long hours, rubbing elbows with royalty, and becoming the queen's favorite scribe. Not bad, for a woman living in a man's world. But a devastating past has left Sarah believing that God doesn't love her and that her achievements are the measure of her worth ' a measure she can never quite live up to. Darius Pasargadae is accustomed to having his way. A wealthy and admired aristocrat, the last thing he expects is an arranged marriage to the queen's scribe, an intelligent woman who scorns him. Can two such different people help one another overcome the idols that bind them'
Harvest of gold by Tessa Afshar( file )
5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
The scribe Sarah married Darius, and at times she feels as if she has married the Persian aristocracy too. What she did not expect in her marriage; Sarah has grown to love her husband. She has wealth, property, honor, and power, yet securing her husband's love seems unattainable. Darius has been on numberless battlefields facing fierce enemies, he finds himself standing before Sarah with a fear he has never felt before, just because he wishes to express the truth to his wife
Land of silence by Tessa Afshar( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Elianna is a young girl crushed by guilt. After her only brother is killed while in her care, Elianna tries to earn forgiveness by working for her father's textile trade and caring for her family. When another tragedy places Elianna in sole charge of the business, her talent for design brings enormous success, but never the absolution she longs for. As her world unravels, she breaks off her betrothal to the only man she will ever love. Then illness strikes, isolating Elianna from everyone, stripping everything she has left. No physician can cure her. No end is in sight. Until she hears whispers of a man whose mere touch can heal. After so many years of suffering and disappointment, is it possible that one man could redeem the wounds of body, heart, and soul?
Schrijfster aan het Perzische hof : roman by Tessa Afshar( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2013 in Dutch and held by 6 libraries worldwide
In de 5e eeuw v.Chr. wordt een schrijfster aan het Perzische hof uitgehuwelijkt aan een man die haar niet wil
Land van stilte : roman by Tessa Afshar( Book )
1 edition published in 2016 in Dutch and held by 1 library worldwide
n Tweede kans (eBoek) by Tessa Afshar( file )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Perel in die sand (eBoek) by Tessa Afshar( file )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
 
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Languages
English (41)
Dutch (8)
Slovenian (2)
Afrikaans (1)
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