Midwife of Venice

Roberta Rich has penned this enthralling tale of a Jewish midwife, Hannah, who agreed to deliver the baby of a wealthy countess. Although this was against the law, the sum of money she would earn would allow her to ransom her husband, Isaac, back from Malta where he was sent into slavery. She felt she had no choice but to attempt to deliver the baby. Then trouble ensued. This vividly descriptive piece of historical fiction will take the reader into a world unlike anything experienced today. Check this book out to discover what happens to Hannah and Isaac.