2013 Whitney Award Winner for Best Historical Novel of the Year!
"One of the main pleasures of the novel is the romance between KingXerxes and Esther. In Moore's hands, Xerxes is idealized into a regularPrince Charming and, realistic or not, readers can enjoy discoveringEsther's "happily ever after" as she falls in love with a wealthy,handsome king." --Michelle Garrett, DESERET NEWS
5 Stars! "I love the story of Esther and how Heather has captured a "behind thescenes" look at what the experience of becoming queen and putting herlife on the line to save the Jewish people may have been like." --Hollie, Amazon.com
5 Stars! "Wow, this book was inspirational!" --Colleen, Amazon.com
5 Stars! "I thoroughly enjoyed this book. The author did a beautiful job ofweaving an inspiring Biblical story with a fabulous romance. I loved the way she portrayed Esther and King Xerxes and I loved learning moreabout this time period and people through a quick-paced and excitingstory. I would highly recommend this book, especially if you enjoyhistorical fiction." --Cami Checketts, Amazon.com