About the Book
The daughter of a pagan high priest, Sofea finds solace from her troubles in the freedom of the ocean. But when marauders attack her village on the island of Sicily, she and her cousin are taken across the sea to the shores of Canaan.
Eitan has lived in Kedesh, a City of Refuge, for the last eleven years, haunted by a tragedy in his childhood and chafing at the boundaries placed on him. He is immediately captivated by Sofea, but revealing his most guarded secret could mean drawing her into the danger of his past.
As threats from outside the walls loom and traitors are uncovered within, Sofea and Eitan are plunged into the midst of a murder plot. Will they break free from the shackles of the past in time to uncover the betrayal and save their lives and the lives of those they love?
About the Author
When she is not homeschooling her two sweet kids (with a full pot of coffee at hand), CONNILYN COSSETTE is scribbling notes on spare paper, mumbling about her imaginary friends, and reading obscure, out-of-print history books. There is nothing she likes better than digging into the rich, ancient world of the Bible and uncovering buried gems of grace that point toward Jesus. Although a Pacific Northwest native, she now lives near Dallas, Texas. Counted with the Stars is her first novel.
Check out the interview with the author HERE.
From the first page, author Connilyn Cossette draws readers into her beautiful, powerful, and captivating story Until the Mountains Fall. This fascinating and delicately written story is one that will touch the heart of readers through the turn of every page. Filled with characters that make mistakes, receive God’s grace, and receive forgiveness from loved ones, this story has all the feels. And the romance element in this well-crafted story will entice readers as well. Readers will also notice a theme in the book with the similarities to the parable that Jesus told of the Prodigal Son. It’s one that readers will absolutely love and will not soon forget.
Series: Cities of Refuge
Genre: historical, romance, biblical fiction, Christian
Publisher: Bethany House
Publication date: July 2, 2016
Number of pages: 352
Other books in the series:
1-A Light on the Hill
2-Shelter of the Most High
4-Like Flames in the Night (coming March 2020)
A review copy of this book was provided by the publisher via the author’s launch team. A review was not required and all views and opinions expressed are my own.
Lelia (Lucy) Reynolds
7/31/2019 12:12:49 pm
I loved loved loved this book.
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