Havah by Tosca Lee

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Myth and legend shroud her in mystery. Now hear her story. From paradise to exile, from immortality to the death of Adam, experience the dawn of mankind through the eyes of Eve, the woman first known... as Havah.
Praise for Havah: The Story of Eve
"A passionate and riveting story of the Bible's first woman. Lee's superior storytelling will have readers weeping for all that Havah forfeited by a single damning choice."
Publishers Weekly, Starred Review

"Once every few years, I come across a book of such scope, such beauty, that it defies description. Havah is a novel with boundless imagination."
Eric Wilson, New York Times best-selling author of Fireproof 

"Tosca Lee has breathed new life into the story we thought we all knew so well."

"Havah is an enchanting story, masterfully told by an extraordinary wordsmith."
Robert Liparulo, Author of  Comes a Horseman

"Tosca Lee is the most evocative storyteller to come along in ages."
Sharon K. Souza, Author of  Lying on Sunday

"Much has been written about Eve, but I doubt her heart has ever been so deeply plumbed as in this lyrical novel by Tosca Lee." 
Historical Novel Reviews

"The story of Eve comes alive. Even today, this story of love, longing and loss offers encouragement."
Romantic Times 4.5 Stars

"Worthy of re-reading several times." 
Christian Fiction Reviews Best of 2008

About Tosca Lee

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Tosca Lee is author of the critically acclaimed and extensively-awarded novels Demon: A Memoir and Havah: The Story of Eve. A sought-after speaker and former Mrs. Nebraska, she continues to work for local charities and as a senior consultant for a global consulting firm. Tosca holds a degree in English and International Relations from Smith College and also studied at Oxford University. She enjoys travel, cooking, history, and theology, and lives in Lincoln, Nebraska.
Published September 15, 2008 by NavPress. 368 pages
Genres: History, Religion & Spirituality, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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Lee surprised the evangelical Christian literary world with her acclaimed Demon: A Memoir. Her fans will be equally pleased with her newest, a passionate and riveting story of the Bible's first woman

Sep 01 2008 | Read Full Review of Havah


Through the eyes of a women who bore children and watched them grow, watched them changed and watched them suffer and watched them learn to love.

Sep 06 2010 | Read Full Review of Havah

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Eileen Madden Mitchell 19 Apr 2013

Rated the book as 4 out of 5