Format: Trade Paperback
Dimensions: 520 pages, 3.44 × 2.5 × 0.27 in
Published: March 2, 1998
Publisher: Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0842339760
ISBN - 13: 9780842339766
From the Publisher
This classic series has inspired nearly 2 million readers. Both
loyal fans and new readers will want the latest edition of this
beloved series. This edition includes a foreword from the
publisher, a preface from Francine Rivers and discussion questions
suitable for personal and group use.
#3 As Sure As the Dawn: Atretes. German warrior.
Revered gladiator. He won his freedom through his fierceness . . .
But his life is about to change forever.
From the Jacket
Atretes. German warrior. Revered gladiator. He won his freedom through his fierceness . . . but his life is about to change forever.
About the Author
Francine Rivers received a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and Journalism from the University of Nevada, Reno. From 1976 to 1985, she had a successful writing career in the general market and her books won numerous awards. In 1986, she became a born-again Christian and started writing Christian fiction. Her book, Redeeming Love, is a retelling of the biblical story of Gomer and Hosea set during the time of the California Gold Rush. Her Christian novels have won numerous awards including four Rita Awards, the Christy Award, the ECPA Gold Medallion, and the Holt Medallion in Honor of Outstanding Literary Talent. In 1997, she was inducted into the Romance Writers' of America Hall of Fame. She is the author of Lineage of Grace series, Mark of the Lion series, and Sons of Encouragement series.
From Our Editors
Atretes, a German barbarian who has won his freedom in the Roman arena, finds his life changed forever by an encounter with a young Christian woman. Atretes vows to move heaven and earth to find his son--the baby he thought was dead, and take him back to Germany. Only one thing stands in his way: Rizpah, the Christian widow who has cared for the child since his birth