Accused of murder and incest, Berenice Basagrippa is considered an evil sorceress by her people. Bitter and hate-filled, the great-granddaughter of Herod the great is feared by the people she loves and driven to the brink of death by those who despise her.
Two families ,carried by the Mayflower across stormy seas... through generations of leadership, intrigue, and passion to our own time.
It takes us back deep into the past to a centuries old feud and a quest for a priceless relic of American history.
History-suspense-memorable characters---(from the back of the book)
The story of one man's struggle for redemtion--as the Jew he's pretended not to be, as an artist, as a father struggling to regain his child, and as a lover desperately trying to lose himself in the arms of a woman who arouses him as no one has before.(from the blurb)
--A Hollywood success but with a secret past in a Nazi death camp.