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Queenmaker

(2000)
A Novel of King David's Queen
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The only woman in the Bible who is noted to have loved a man, Queen Michal was King David's childhood sweetheart, his first wife, and daughter of his great friend and greater enemy, King Saul. Married to and then abandoned by David at age 14, Michal is forced to marry him again and become his first queen ten years later. Thrown into transition and turmoil, Queen Michal resists the ambition and greed that have become integral to David's personality and kingship. Acting nobly as his queen, but refusing to compromise her soul, Michal is drawn in friendship to the women in the king's court. Among his concubines and mistresses is Bathsheba, who becomes the mother of David's son, Solomon. In Queenmaker, Michal emerges as a wise and loving woman whose female family sustains her and establishes the spiritual foundation of the entire kingdom.Queenmaker depicts in unforgettable detail the characters of one of the greatest periods in Biblical history-their public deed and private thoughts-and gives readers the court of the kings as only a woman could see it.

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January 2002 : USA Hardback
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Title: Queenmaker: A Novel of King David's Queen
Author(s): India Edghill
ISBN: 0-312-28918-9 / 978-0-312-28918-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
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Title: Queenmaker: A Novel of King David's Queen
Author(s): India Edghill
ISBN: 0-7862-2922-5 / 978-0-7862-2922-2 (USA edition)
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January 2000 : USA Hardback
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Title: Queenmaker
Author(s): India Edghill
ISBN: 0-7388-0732-X / 978-0-7388-0732-4 (USA edition)
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November 2002 : USA Paperback
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Title: Queenmaker: A Novel of King David's Queen
Author(s): India Edghill
ISBN: 0-312-28919-7 / 978-0-312-28919-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Picador
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2003 : Australia Paperback
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Title: Queenmaker
Author(s): India Edghill
ISBN: 1-86508-947-8 / 978-1-86508-947-8 (Australia edition)
Publisher: Allen & Unwin
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January 2000 : USA Paperback
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Title: Queenmaker
Author(s): India Edghill
ISBN: 0-7388-0733-8 / 978-0-7388-0733-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Xlibris Corp
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April 2009 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Queenmaker: A Novel of King David's Queen
Author(s): India Edghill
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April 2009 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Queenmaker: A Novel of King David's Queen
Author(s): India Edghill
Publisher: Recorded Books
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2003 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Queenmaker
Author(s): India Edghill
ISBN: 1-4193-5192-3 / 978-1-4193-5192-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: RecordedBooks
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January 2003 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Queenmaker: A Novel of King David's Queen (Recent Picador Highlights)
Author(s): India Edghill
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
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