Abigail: a novel

Book Cover
Average Rating
Series:
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Language:
English
Description
Abigail's hopes and dreams for the future are wrapped up in her handsome, dark-eyed betrothed, Nabal. But when the long-awaited wedding day arrives, her drunken groom behaves shamefully. Nevertheless, Abigail tries to honor and respect her husband despite his abuse of her. Meanwhile, Abigail's family has joined David's wandering tribe as he and his people keep traveling to avoid the dangerous Saul. When Nabal suddenly dies, Abigail is free to move on with her life, and thanks to her brother, her new life includes a new husband--David. The dangers of tribal life on the run are serious, but there are other dangers in young Abigail's mind. How can David lead his people effectively when he goes against God? And how can Abigail share David's love with the other wives he insists on marrying? Jill Eileen Smith, bestselling author of Michal , draws on Scripture, historical research, and her imagination as she fills in the blanks to unveil the story of Abigail and David in rich detail and drama. The result is a riveting page-turner that will keep readers looking forward to the next book in this trilogy.
Also in this Series
More Like This
More Details
ISBN:
9780800733216
9781441207715
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID bc489a7b-dd1d-bfaf-aed9-f975230da512
Grouping Title abigail
Grouping Author smith jill eileen
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-07-16 23:07:43PM
Last Indexed 2018-07-16 23:52:56PM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author Jill Eileen Smith
author_display Smith, Jill Eileen
available_at_catalog Green Hills, Green Hills Kids, Looby, Thompson Lane
collection_catalog Fiction
detailed_location_catalog Green Hills - Adult Fiction, Looby - Adult Fiction, Thompson Lane - Adult Fiction
display_description The author of the bestselling Michal fills in the blanks to unveil the dramatic story of Abigail and David in rich detail.
format_catalog Book, eBook
format_category_catalog Books, eBook
id bc489a7b-dd1d-bfaf-aed9-f975230da512
isbn 9780800733216, 9781441207715
item_details ils:CARL0000343037|35192038931345|Green Hills - Adult Fiction|Fiction Smith|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||GH||, ils:CARL0000343037|35192038931360|Thompson Lane - Adult Fiction|Fiction Smith|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||TL||, ils:CARL0000343037|35192039879253|Looby - Adult Fiction|Fiction Smith|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||LO||, overdrive:89e6d6b9-3acb-4f63-8d1f-ec7c83d597a7|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eBook|eBook|1|false|true|OverDrive|||Adobe EPUB eBook,Kindle Book,OverDrive Read|Available Online||||
itype_catalog , Book
last_indexed 2018-07-17T04:52:56.676Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_catalog Fiction Smith
owning_library_catalog Nashville Public Library
owning_location_catalog Green Hills, Green Hills Kids, Looby, Thompson Lane
primary_isbn 9780800733216
publishDate 2010
record_details ils:CARL0000343037|Book|Books||English|Revell,|c2010.|375 p. ; 22 cm., overdrive:89e6d6b9-3acb-4f63-8d1f-ec7c83d597a7|eBook|eBook||English|Baker Publishing Group|2010|
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_catalog
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:CARL0000343037 35192039879253 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000343037 35192038931360 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000343037 35192038931345 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
overdrive:89e6d6b9-3acb-4f63-8d1f-ec7c83d597a7 -1 Available Online Available Online false true true false false false
series Wives of King David
series_with_volume Wives of King David|2
subject_facet Abigail -- (Biblical figure) -- Fiction, Bible. -- O.T. -- History of Biblical events -- Fiction, Christian fiction, American, Women in the Bible -- Fiction
title_display Abigail : a novel
title_full Abigail : a novel / Jill Eileen Smith, Abigail Wives of King David Series, Book 2
title_short Abigail :
title_sub a novel
topic_facet Abigail, Christian Fiction, Christian fiction, American, Fiction, Historical Fiction, History of Biblical events, Women in the Bible