Esther's Story

by Diane Wolkstein

Other authorsJuan Wijngaard (Illustrator)
Book, 1996



Call number

J 249 WOL




New York : Morrow Junior Books, c1996.


Retells the story of Esther, the queen who risked the wrath of a king to save her people from destruction, and whose courage and wisdom are celebrated during the feast of Purim

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LibraryThing member STBA
Almost twenty-five centuries ago, a shy orphan girl was unexpectedly chosen as queen of Persia. Blessed with majesty and humanity, she risked the wrath of a king to save her people.
LibraryThing member jewelryladypam
A great rendition of Esther's story - very informative and entertaining. A great supplement to my Book Of Esther bible study, as a nice straightforward overview.
LibraryThing member raizel
Beautiful illustrations in the style of Persian miniatures. A retelling of the story of Queen Esther from her point of view. Too long for a story time for very young children, but if they know the story, then, in honor of the topsy-turviness of Purim, have them tell you the story based on the
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0688121276 / 9780688121273

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