Wednesday, September 26, 2007
From the Publisher:
A religious thriller. An epic historical. An award-winning author with one million books in print. Second in the breathtaking trilogy.
The first book in Lisa T. Bergren's Gifted trilogy, The Begotten, was hailed by Library Journal as "a full-bodied, absorbing tale that combines authentic historical detail with a universally appealing and gripping story that will have readers cheering." Now the breathtaking quest of the spiritually empowered Gifted ones-prophesized in a long-lost illuminated letter from the apostle Paul-continues as the healer, the priest, and the knight gather together to fight a battle in a profound new war. For the enemies of the Gifted are gathering, led by an evil lord who will do anything to destroy their unwavering faith.
I totally loved The Begotten. The Betrayed is an awesome sequel, but it can also be read as a stand alone. I'm 1/3 of the way through the book and can't wait to finish and write a review. This is one riveting series!