Category: Tessa Afshar

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Peasant King by Tessa Afshar

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Peasant King by Tessa Afshar

Posted November 9, 2023 / 13 Comments

THE PEASANT KING by Tessa Afshar GENRE: Historical/Biblical Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: Tyndale House RELEASE DATE: November 7, 2023 PAGES: 376 Jemmah has always thought of herself as perfectly ordinary . . . until she faces extraordinary circumstances. When her mother, the Persian king’s famous senior scribe, is kidnapped, Jemmah and […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Tessa Afshar & The Peasant King

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Tessa Afshar & The Peasant King

Posted November 8, 2023 / 22 Comments

I am delighted today to chat with the fabulous Tessa Afshar about her new novel, The Peasant King! Tessa Afshar is an award-winning author of biblical and inspirational historical fiction. She holds a Master of Divinity from Yale University, where she served as cochair of the Evangelical Fellowship at the […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Tessa Afshar & The Hidden Prince

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Tessa Afshar & The Hidden Prince

Posted December 6, 2022 / 21 Comments

Always a treat to have the extremely talented Tessa Afshar on the blog, and today she’s here to talk about her newest Old Testament-era historical novel, The Hidden Prince! THE HIDDEN PRINCE by Tessa Afshar GENRE: Inspirational Historical Romance / Biblical Era PUBLISHER: Tyndale House RELEASE DATE: November 8, 2022 […]


First Line Friday (week 315): The Hidden Prince

First Line Friday (week 315): The Hidden Prince

Posted November 10, 2022 / 6 Comments

Happy Friday & welcome to the First Line Friday link-up! It’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today, I’m featuring the first line of The Hidden Prince by Tessa Afshar! I love love love Tessa Afshar’s books – they are so […]


2021 Carol Award Finalists: Tessa Afshar & Daughter of Rome

2021 Carol Award Finalists: Tessa Afshar & Daughter of Rome

Posted September 7, 2021 / 13 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Through September 11th (culminating with a list of winners), I have the privilege of chatting with all of the 2021 ACFW Carol Award Finalists! Today I’m continuing with Tessa Afshar and her historical romance Carol Award finalist book Daughter of Rome! You can check out a list of […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Tessa Afshar & Jewel of the Nile

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Tessa Afshar & Jewel of the Nile

Posted August 27, 2021 / 17 Comments

I am delighted to have one of my fave authors, Tessa Afshar, on the blog today to share how her personal experiences shaped Jewel of the Nile! JEWEL OF THE NILE GENRE: Inspirational Biblical Fiction PUBLISHER: Tyndale House RELEASE DATE: June 1, 2021 PAGES: 418 Whispered secrets about her parents’ […]


Book Review (and Giveaway Info!): Jewel of the Nile by Tessa Afshar

Book Review (and Giveaway Info!): Jewel of the Nile by Tessa Afshar

Posted June 4, 2021 / 21 Comments

JEWEL OF THE NILE GENRE: Inspirational Biblical Fiction PUBLISHER: Tyndale House RELEASE DATE: June 1, 2021 PAGES: 418 Whispered secrets about her parents’ past take on new urgency for Chariline as she pays one last visit to the land of her forefathers, the ancient kingdom of Cush. Raised as an […]


First Line Friday (week 189): Land of Silence

First Line Friday (week 189): Land of Silence

Posted April 10, 2020 / 15 Comments

Happy Friday! And welcome to First Line Friday, hosted by Hoarding Books!!! Since it’s Friday, it’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. And since it’s Good Friday today, I’m featuring the first line of one of my favorite Biblical fiction […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Tessa Afshar & Daughter of Rome

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Tessa Afshar & Daughter of Rome

Posted February 4, 2020 / 15 Comments

Please join me in welcoming one of my fave authors, Tessa Afshar, to the blog today to chat about her new book Daughter of Rome (which releases TODAY) and the ancient legacy of women leaders in the church! DAUGHTER OF ROME by Tessa Afshar GENRE: Biblical Fiction PUBLISHER: Tyndale RELEASE […]