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Review of “A Higher Ransom”

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About the Book:

Two lives so vastly different from each other… are about to be given a choice that will change the course of their lives forever.  King Raymond is ruthless. He will stop at nothing to see that every Christian is diminished.  But Anna Haddington doesn’t understand why she must keep quiet about her faith.  When her plans to stay with her aunt in Carpathia go quickly awry, Anna finds it takes all that is in her to trust God with the outcome.  This is a story full of mystery and sacrifice that will leave you questioning whether you have what it takes to give up everything for Christ, even your very own life.  Discover the account of three lives, all so different from each other. And find out how one person’s decision can affect the lives of so many.  Will Anna stand strong and not waver in her faith? Or will she crumble under the rule of the heartless king?

About the Author:

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ALEIGHA C. ISRAEL writer of inspirational fiction and poetry is an author of multiple books and enjoys sharing God’s love through the powerful art of storytelling.

Aleigha loves being a Community Assistant at the Young Writers Workshop and teaching writing classes to her talented students.

When she’s not daydreaming about a new story idea or playing with her sidekick “Marley” (a Pomeranian mix) she can usually be seen traveling with her family’s gospel bluegrass band, “Fret Not” or making personalized author swag for her business Literary Treasures.

She doesn’t have to search very hard for inspiration.

Living in the Israel household, it’s guaranteed there’s an adventure waiting around every corner!


A Higher Ransom, the first book in The Light For Christ Collection begins the tale of Anna Haddington, a devoted Christian and King Raymond who is bent on destroying all Christians.  Even when Anna’s expectations to go to Carpathia and live with her aunt are turned upside down by the death of her aunt, Anna still maintains her faith in God.

This book is full of sacrifice, mystery and faith.  It illustrates true sacrifice and causes the reader to wonder if they are willing to sacrifice everything for their belief in Jesus Christ or for someone they hold dear.  It gives voice to the thoughts and feelings many Christian martyrs must have had.  So check these books out for yourself.

Here are some quotes from the book.

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Here is the links where you can purchase the book.


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So check this book out for yourself.


I am a wife and homeschooling mother of 4. I am a Christian who firmly believes that Jesus Christ died for my sins. We are a military family who just relocated from Pennsylvania to Texas. I enjoy Bible journaling, reading, crocheting, scrapbooking and quilting. I am beginning to attempt art journaling.

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