By Leslie Kim Wiese

ISBN-10: 1614344965

ISBN-13: 9781614344964

“I didn't purchase you to make you secure. i purchased you to set you free.”

Mara is a slave whose identify skill “bitter.” Her identify describes her existence, which has been jam-packed with trouble. She has been handed from one proprietor to a different, them all merciless and abusive. Mara is aware that she is on a downward spiral towards a untimely dying. She longs for freedom, and greater than as soon as has attempted to flee, yet she has regularly been stuck, introduced again to her proprietor, and punished.

All her lifestyles she has heard a narrative that the Prince, the son of the excessive King, will occasionally purchase a slave from the block and set that slave loose, yet not anyone who speaks of the Prince has ever noticeable him. Others have advised her that the Prince is a delusion, or that he's lifeless. although, with the darkish evening of melancholy final in, at the evening ahead of she is set to be bought at the block back, she calls out to him to come back and unfastened her.

When a terrible farmer indicates up the following morning on the slave block and buys her, Mara loses all desire. As she follows him from the block, she is confident that the Prince used to be a delusion in any case, and that her lifestyles will in basic terms worsen. yet issues usually are not consistently what they appear. What follows would require the entire religion, braveness, and love she will be able to muster.

A precise identify is an allegory that describes the thrill and demanding situations of religious progress and freedom.

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