From the author of the highly acclaimed book "The Godmothers" comes a new and startling novel. When ten-year-old Mary meets Chin in her secret riverplace, not far from the city of Jerusalem, she begins a friendship that will affect the history of the world. Set in the Middle East at the dawn of Christianity.
"Move over, Matthew, Mark, Luke and John: this is a Gospel for the new millennium." --Denis Welch, "NZ Listener