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The Rising - (Left Behind Prequels) by Tim LaHaye & Jerry B Jenkins (Paperback)

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Number of Pages: 400

Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres

Sub-Genre: Christian

Series Title: Left Behind Prequels

Format: Paperback

Publisher: Tyndale House Publishers

Age Range: Adult

Book theme: Futuristic

Author: Tim LaHaye & Jerry B Jenkins

Language: English

Street Date: October 1, 2005
TCIN: 78107524
UPC: 9780842361934
Item Number (DPCI): 247-76-3995
Origin: Made in the USA or Imported

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About the Book



A bookish professor of classical literature at the University of Romania in Bucharest, Marilena finds herself overwhelmed by a maternal instinct that leads her on an odyssey of spiritualism.



Book Synopsis



Book 1 of the 3-book prequel to the best-selling Christian fiction series that sold over 63 million copies!

"The Left Behind series . . . is among the best-selling fiction books of our times--right up there with Tom Clancy and Stephen King." --Time

Get a glimpse into the lives of your favorite characters before they were left behind.
  • What was life like before the Rapture for Rayford, Irene, and Chloe Steele, Bruce Barnes, Buck Williams, and Tsion Ben Judah?
  • Why does Viv Ivins play such a pivotal role in Nicolae Carpathia's life?
  • What were the events surrounding Nicolae's sudden rise to power?
  • How did he become filled with evil?
You will find all these answers and more in this exciting series!

The Rising: Antichrist Is Born
In The Rising, Marilena Carpathia has only one dream: to be a mother. So when a mysterious clairvoyant promises the fulfillment of this dream, Marilena does not hesitate. Through genetic engineering and the power of the prince of darkness himself, Marilena is about to become a chosen vessel, one who will unknowingly give birth to the greatest evil the world has ever known.

Halfway around the world, God's plans are subtly being carried out too. Young Ray Steele is determined to avoid one day taking over the family business. Instead, Ray sets his heart on becoming a pilot.

Soon Carpathia's and Steele's lives will intersect. And good and evil will clash in an explosion that will shake the world.

The eternal battle for souls has come to earth. The world hurtles toward the countdown to the Rapture.



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Marilena Carpathia has only one dream: to be a mother. So when a mysterious clairvoyant promises the fulfillment of this dream, Marilena does not hesitate. Through genetic engineering and the power of the prince of darkness himself, Marilena is about to become a chosen vessel, one who will unknowingly give birth to the greatest evil the world has ever known.

Halfway around the world, God's plans are subtly being carried out too. Young Ray Steele is determined to avoid one day taking over the family business. Instead, Ray sets his heart on becoming a pilot. . . .

Soon Carpathia's and Steele's lives will intersect. And good and evil will clash in an explosion that will shake the world.

The eternal battle for souls has come to earth.
The world hurtles toward the countdown to the Rapture.

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