From Sir H. Rider Haggard, the author of the famous novel, King Solomon's Mines
, comes this classic adventure of Miriam, a young Christian woman living in the Roman Empire during the first century after Christ, and Marcus, the Roman officer who desired to win her hand. As Miriam faces hardships and fiery trials, her faith is continually strengthened by the Lord. The historic events portrayed in Pearl Maiden
culminate in the Roman siege and destruction of Jerusalem and its Temple in A.D. 70.
Now in a newly revised and updated Centennial Edition, Pearl Maiden continues to be a wonderful story of faith for modern readers, stirring events, captivating characters, and careful attention to historical detail are seamlessly blended here to produce a truly uplifting novel. Recommended for ages 12 and up.