Counted With the StarsBook - 2016
Sold into slavery by her father and forsaken by the man she was supposed to marry, young Egyptian Kiya must serve a mistress who takes pleasure in her humiliation. When terrifying plagues strike Egypt, Kiya is in the middle of it all.
To save her older brother and escape the bonds of slavery, Kiya flees with the Hebrews during the Great Exodus. She finds herself utterly dependent on a fearsome God she's only just beginning to learn about, and in love with a man who despises her people. With everything she's ever known swept away, will Kiya turn back toward Egypt or surrender her life and her future to Yahweh?
From Library Staff
SPL_Brittany Apr 16, 2018
Many of us are familiar with the story of the Exodus of the Hebrews from Egypt. What Cossette does is spin the story and has the reader viewing the situation in Egypt at this time through the eyes of Kiya, the daughter of an Egyptian merchant turned slave, and her fears and confusion over what is... Read More »