The Zealots B08L9HMQCJ- Kindle Edition1951084276- Paperback1951084268- Hardcover When fast friends diverge from ancient paths, their lives are changed forever. Political angst of Roman […]
Always an avid reader, G.K. Johnson, has fond memories of bike hikes to her local library where gracious librarians fed her appetite for stories. G.K.’s life was turned upside down when her husband introduced her to overseas travel, opening her eyes to a whole new world and fresh writing inspiration.
On a trip to Israel and Jordan in 2018, she delighted in the history and landmarks of the Bible, imagining characters whose lives are only briefly described in Biblical texts. Following the adventure, her daily Scripture readings took on a new depth and fascination inspiring the first draft of THE ZEALOTS. THE ZEALOTS is her debut novel.
G.K. lives in the Southwest with her family. She continues to enjoy reading, writing, and studying the Bible.
When fast friends diverge from established paths, their lives are changed forever.
Political angst of Roman rule has never been more harrowing than in first-century Judea.
As one murderous event after another causes Shim’on to join a radical movement, he begins to wonder whether vengeance can satiate his demons. Shim’on craves peace. Can he find peace living in Zealot caves?
When his idealistic friend, Yeshua, is taken into the underbelly of the Holy City of Jerusalem, the two young men begin to discover each other’s secrets and the limits of political camaraderie,
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