Adara

By: Gormley, Beatrice

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"The soldier heaved me over his shoulder as if I were a spring lamb.
"I am not Israelite " I screamed.

Adara has always longed to do the things that well-brought-up girls ofher time are not supposed to do. She wants to learn toread and write like men. And she wants the freedom totravel like men outside the boundaries of her sheltered life.

One day she awakens to a blast of trumpets as the Israelites andArameans battle just outside the safety of her village walls. Curious, Adara sneaks out to see the battle. Little does she know that this willbe her last day of freedom for a very long time.

Sold into slavery, Adara becomes a servant to General Namaan andhis family and begins a remarkable journey of self-discovery, healing, and redemption a journey that, in the end, faces herwith the hardest decision of her life . . .

Title: Adara

Author/Composer: Gormley, Beatrice

Categories: 8 to 12 Years,

Publisher: Eerdmans Books for Young Readers: 2002-08-07

ISBN Number: 0802852165

ISBN Number 13: 9780802852168

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: 006346

Description: New paperback book copy of Adara by Beatrice Gormley. Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, 2002. Eerdmans Books for Young Readers. 151 pages, 22cm. From the publisher: A slave girl convinces her master, the mighty Syrian general, Naaman, to seek a cure from his leprosy from the prophet Elisha. Accelerated Reader AR 5.9. Current list price 9.00. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over!

Keywords: Juvenile Lliterature Fiction, Historical Fiction, Biblical Times Stories, Prophet Elisha, Naaman, Beatrice Gormley, Accelerated Readers,