The prophet Nehemiah’s cousin can speak numerous
languages, keep complex accounts, write on rolls of parchment and tablets of
clay, and solve great mysteries. There is only one problem: she is a woman.
In her early childhood years, Sarah experienced the
death of her mother and her father’s subsequent emotional distance, and she
came to two conclusions: that God does not care about her, and that her
accomplishments are the measure of her worth—the measure of her self.
Sarah, the talented scribe and cousin to Nehemiah,
is catapulted into the center of the Persian court, working too many hours,
rubbing elbows with royalty, and solving intrigues for the Queen. Ironically,
it isn’t failure but success that causes Sarah to lose her only source of
Sarah soon learns that she has something of worth to
offer beyond her ability with languages and sums—her very being proves to be a
blessing to others, particularly the aristocrat Darius, whom she was given to
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