In this Newberry Medal-winning novel, Daniel bar Jamin is fired by only one passion: to avenge his father's death by crucifixion by driving the Roman legions from his land of Isreal.
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"I was born in Melrose, Massachusetts, on November 21, 1908. I have lived all my life in New England, and though I love to travel I can't imagine ever calling any other place on earth home. Since I can't remember a time when I didn't intend to write, it is hard to explain why I took so long getting around to it in earnest. But the years seemed to go by very quickly. In 1936 I married Alden Speare and came to Connecticut. Not till both children were in junior high did I find time at last to sit down quietly with a pencil and paper. I turned naturally to the things which had filled my days and thoughts and began to write magazine articles about family living. Then one day I stumbled on a true story from New England history with a character who seemed to me an ideal heroine. Though I had my first historical novel almost by accident it soon proved to be an absorbing hobby." Elizabeth George Speare (1908-1994) won the 1959 Newbery Medal for THE WITCH OF BLACKBIRD POND, and the 1962 Newbery Medal for THE BRONZE BOW. She also received a Newbery Honor Award in 1983, and in 1989 she was presented with the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award for her substantial and enduring contribution to children's literature.
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Book Description Blackstone Audiobooks, United States, 2008. CD-Audio. Book Condition: New. Unabridged. 145 x 132 mm. Language: English . Brand New. After witnessing his father s crucifixion by Roman soldiers, Daniel bar Jamin yearns for vengeance. Consumed by hatred, he lives dangerously among outlaws in the hills outside of his village, spying and impatiently plotting. In nearby Capernaum, a rabbi is teaching a different lesson. Time and again, Daniel is drawn to the teachings of Jesus of Nazareth, only to turn away, disappointed and confused by Jesus lack of action in opposing the Romans. Headstrong and devoid of tenderness, Daniel is also heedless of the love and loyalty of those around him, dragging them along his own destructive path. Winner of the 1962 Newbery Medal, The Bronze Bow is the story of a boy s tormented journey from a blinding hatred to the acceptance and understanding of love. Bookseller Inventory # AAS9781433210433
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Book Description Blackstone Audiobooks. No binding. Book Condition: New. Audio CD. Dimensions: 5.7in. x 5.2in. x 0.7in.In this Newberry Medal-winning novel, Daniel bar Jamin is fired by only one passion: to avenge his fathers death by crucifixion by driving the Roman legions from his land of Isreal. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Audio CD. Bookseller Inventory # 9781433210433
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Book Description 2008. Compact Disc. Book Condition: New. 132mm x 18mm x 148mm. Compact Disc. Set in Galilee in the time of Jesus, this is the story of a young Jewish rebel who is won over to the gentle teachings of Jesus.Shipping may be from our Sydney, NSW warehouse or from our UK or US warehouse, depending on stock availability. 0.159. Bookseller Inventory # 9781433210433