The Song of David by Amy Harmon

June 15, 2015 | 1 Comment
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The Song of David by Amy HarmonThe Song of David
Author: Amy Harmon
Genres: General: Family/Women's Issues, General: Literary
Format: eBook, Print
Pages: 260
Date: June 13, 2015
Publisher: Indie

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I won my first fight when I was eleven years old, and I’ve been throwing punches ever since. Fighting is the purest, truest, most elemental thing there is. Some people describe heaven as a sea of unending white. Where choirs sing and loved ones await. But for me, heaven was something else. It sounded like the bell at the beginning of a round, it tasted like adrenaline, it burned like sweat in my eyes and fire in my belly. It looked like the blur of screaming crowds and an opponent who wanted my blood.

For me, heaven was the octagon.

Until I met Millie, and heaven became something different. I became something different. I knew I loved her when I watched her stand perfectly still in the middle of a crowded room, people swarming, buzzing, slipping around her, her straight dancer’s posture unyielding, her chin high, her hands loose at her sides. No one seemed to see her at all, except for the few who squeezed past her, tossing exasperated looks at her unsmiling face. When they realized she wasn’t normal, they hurried away. Why was it that no one saw her, yet she was the first thing I saw?

If heaven was the octagon, then she was my angel at the center of it all, the girl with the power to take me down and lift me up again. The girl I wanted to fight for, the girl I wanted to claim. The girl who taught me that sometimes the biggest heroes go unsung and the most important battles are the ones we don’t think we can win.

A spin-off from The Law of Moses.

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About Amy Harmon

Amy Harmon

Amy Harmon is a Wall Street Journal, USA Today, and New York Times Bestselling author. Amy knew at an early age that writing was something she wanted to do, and she divided her time between writing songs and stories as she grew. Having grown up in the middle of wheat fields without a television, with only her books and her siblings to entertain her, she developed a strong sense of what made a good story. Her books are now being published in twelve countries, truly a dream come true for a little country girl from Levan, Utah.


One response to “The Song of David by Amy Harmon

  1. Gayle Humpherys

    A unique plot and some very intense emotions! It was an interesting way to tell the story alternating between the two male best friends (where one was basically giving flashbacks) and trying to piece together the story. I’d definitely recommend reading “The Law of Moses” first to get the background of the characters. It would have been 5 stars for me were it not for some of the content (language, violence, sexual innuendo). But these are definitely characters that stick with you.

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