It is the year 92 bc in the lands of the Nephites Alma the Younger and the sons of Mosiah, determined to right the wrongs they had sown among the people, decide to serve a mission to the Lamanites Aaron, though determined to answer the call of God, has some reservations Will this mission cost him Sarah, the most beautiful girl he has ever known, or will she wait for himIt is the year 92 bc in the lands of the Nephites Alma the Younger and the sons of Mosiah, determined to right the wrongs they had sown among the people, decide to serve a mission to the Lamanites Aaron, though determined to answer the call of God, has some reservations Will this mission cost him Sarah, the most beautiful girl he has ever known, or will she wait for him Sarah, unsure that she will ever see Aaron again, must deal with the pressures of other eligible young menand the threat of Ahiah, who is determined to have her at all costs Among her suitors is Caleb, who cannot bear the thought that Sarah may only love him as a brother Sarahs cousin, Rebecca, has also noticed Caleb, but will Caleb ever notice her, or is he determined to love only Sarah In this timeless tale of good versus evil, The Kings Heir will take the reader to a pivotal point in the Book of Mormon and fill in the gaps of what may have been Journey with Aaron, Sarah, Caleb, and Rebecca as they battle the evil around them and learn the true meaning of love.
The King s Heir It is the year bc in the lands of the Nephites Alma the Younger and the sons of Mosiah determined to right the wrongs they had sown among the people decide to serve a mission to the Lamanites Aar
Scriptural historical fiction is one of my favorite genres, and this was another book by an author I enjoyed in the past, a notification , so I decided to find it and read it It was satisfying, except the 14 year span it covered was sometimes a bit choppy, specifically the mission of the sons of Mosiah Also, the summary on the inside made reference to an experience that doesn t happen for MANY of those years, and I kept waiting for it to happen, but had to wait and wait Finally, just a personal [...]
I really liked this book.
I enjoyed the character development of known and fictitious characters from the Book of Mormon This a book that you should read if you enjoyed the Tennis Shoes Among the Nephites
I love reading scripture books It makes me excited to read the scriptures, although this one wasn t that historically accurate.
I wrote this book because of a suggestion from my publisher It had never occured to me to write a prequel to The Birthright, but I m glad I did As I wrote this book, I had in mind the idea that I wanted people to see real love at work Not just romantic love, though that is a part of it But real, genuine, unselfish love with no expectation of any personal reward Such love, that under the right circumstances can evolve into romantic love, or just as naturally into friendly love, depending on the c [...]
Oh boy, this book needs an editor i LOVE Book of Mormon fictionis story seemed to have such promise with the beautiful descriptions, depth, and era appropriate spoken language But the absence of an editor became apparent pretty quickly I wanted to give up several times but kept going I made it past 100 pages and finally got frustrated when Alma was suddenly mentioned as being married to a small side character when it was assumed he was singleI read on to get explaination to this sudden revelati [...]
I loved the cover The story line was all right, though a bit simplistic But how many times can you use the same metaphor for different people All the girls had delicate features and narrow shoulders with hair that shines like polished wood and all the men are muscular with broad shoulders and tall and lean with hair that falls out of place and is tied back The only variations were hair color and eye color different metaphors brown like a doe s eyes or flashing green emeralds It kind of got on my [...]