The Red Tent MOBI Ñ The Red Kindle - Hardcover

Her name is Dinah In the Bible her life is only hinted at in a brief and violent detour within the familiar chapters of the Book of Genesis that are about her father Jacob and his dozen sons Told in Dinah's voice this novel reveals the traditions and turmoils of ancient womanhood—the world of the red tent It begins with the story of her mothers—Leah Rachel Zilpah and Bilhah—the four wives of Jacob They love Dinah and give her gifts that sustain her through a hard working youth a calling to midwifery and a new home in a foreign land Dinah's story reaches out from a remarkable period of early history and creates an intimate connection with the past Deeply affecting The Red Tent combines rich storytelling with a valuable achievement in modern fiction a new view of biblical women's society

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