Noah"s wife Naamah is called upon by God to gather the seeds of every type of plant on Earth and bring them safely onto the ark before the great flood.
|Statement||Sandy Eisenberg Sasso ; illustrated by Bethanne Andersen.|
|Genre||Juvenile fiction., Fiction.|
|Contributions||Andersen, Bethanne, 1954- ill.|
|LC Classifications||PZ7.S24914 No 2002|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||32 p. :|
|Number of Pages||32|
|LC Control Number||2002011832|
Noah's Wife is a phenomenally good book -- one of the most rewarding first novels I've read in years. On the surface, it's a retelling (with broad license) of the Noah/flood story, set in a small mountain town where the rains have not stopped for so long that the inhabitants have forgotten when it started raining/5(43). This is what the Bible says about Noah's wife beginning in Genesis , "So Noah, with his sons, his wife, and his sons’ wives, went into the ark because of the waters of the flood." The Bible does not give her name, however, according to Jewish tradition her name is Naamah - the sister of Tubal-cain, a descendant of Cain, the son of Adam and. Noah and his family were God-fearing people who kept God’s laws.. God saw this, as he sees all, and decided that they at least would be saved. He commanded Noah to make a great boat, large enough to carry not only his whole family, but animals and birds of all kind. Who Was Noah’s Wife? This is a fairly common question for those who have given some thought to the biblical account of the Flood. We read about Noah and his sons, Shem, Ham, and Japheth (Genesis ), but we are not told the names of Noah’s wife or his sons’ we only know the names of four of the eight people who survived the global : Tim Chaffey.
About Noah’s Wife. In the tradition of Daniel Wallace’s Big Fish and Eowyn Ivey’s The Snow Child, a gorgeously written and fable-like novel recasting Noah’s Ark as a story of relationships, courage, resilience, and hope. “Variously romantic, symbolic, philosophical, feminist, and fanciful, this is an atmospheric tale that meanders to a sweetly rousing conclusion. Noahs Wife by T.K. Thorne is a page novel selected as an OnlineBookClub Book of the Day for 25 February The Kindle edition is available from Amazon for USD but there is a free sample. After reading the sample I couldn't resist buying the complete novel/5. Now the most important Gen And Ham, the father of Canaan, saw his father’s nakedness, and he told his two brothers outside. HAM WAS NOT CURSED. He came in while His son Canaan was having sex with Noahs wife and Noah was a sleep. Lev. The nakedness of thy father’s wife shalt thou not uncover: it is thy father’s nakedness. Sarah Blake's new book Naamah gives that woman a name, a story, and a purpose. "What really struck me about Noah's wife was the way that she was so .
"Noah's Wife is a thinking reader's book. Despite its basis, [this] debut has more to do with faith than religion. Noah has faith in his abilities, his wife has faith in him, and the townspeople have faith that it will stop raining a study of character, of faith, of relationships and individuality." -- Roanoke TimesReviews: 1. Noah’s wife is one of the more overlooked characters of the Bible, considering every one of us contains some of her DNA! But what would she have looked like, and what can we find out about her? If she were near Noah’s age, she could have been years old when she boarded the Ark! But even if she were, she probably aged quite a bit better. This board book is the perfect size for small hands and the delightful watercolor illustrations are sure to engage children. Naamah, Noah's Wife Board Book () by Sandy Sasso Hear about sales, receive special offers & : Noah's Wife: The Story of Naamah (C) Text Sandy Eisenberg Sasso. Permission granted by Jewish Lights Publishing, Woodstock, VT, "Naamah" is pronounced "NAY-ma." In the time when the world was still young, plants and animals and people filled all creation. But the people were not always kind to one another.