The story of Eve comes alive in this interpretation of the first people of the Bible. The familiar character becomes a three-dimensional woman readers will find relatable. Even today, this story of love, longing and loss offers encouragement.
How do you find the courage to live when you've been exiled to die? After they were banished from paradise, Adam and Eve begin a difficult journey into a world that fills them with despair. Then one day, determined not to give up, Adam looks at the woman he loves and renames her Havah -- hope. (NAVPRESS, Oct., 363 pp., 12.99)