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SHADOW OF COLOSSUS
Genre: Inspirational, Historical Romance
Higley doesn't disappoint readers with another view into the ancient wonders of the world in this series. Though her main characters live in violent times, readers will see their redeeming qualities and want them to emerge victorious. Mixed in with historical facts about paganism and beliefs about a monotheistic religion, a true faith emerges among a seeking people. Readers will wait anxiously for the next installment.
On the island of Rhodes in 227 B.C., Tessa of Delos has been in bondage as a hetaeira, a high-priced Greek courtesan to a wealthy politician, for 10 years. She has learned to abandon all desire for freedom and love. But when her owner meets a violent death, Tessa is given the chance
Now Tessa must battle for her
Reviewed By: Lindy J. Swanson
Published: August 2008