LOOK FOR THE BOOK NOVEMBER 1, 2022
What should she do when she finds herself in possession of the most sacred, the most valuable, the most coveted artwork in all Eastern Orthodoxy?
Russia has loaned it to the United States
Ukraine claims it
The Russian Orthodox Church wants it
Political rivals will kill for it
Russia is threatening mayhem
This is the dilemma in which Lara Cole, our 34 year old Museum director, finds herself. Confused and struggling with her religious past, unequipped for the political maneuvering around this work of religious art, and totally unprepared for the danger it has visited on her, she tries to sort out her options-- and to stay alive.
Blood and Faith is a political/cultural/historical thriller. It is timely, engaging and fast moving with places and issues that are in every news cast of today.