This book portrays the epic story of Ruth, whose name in Hebrew means 'Beautiful'. She didn't seem to have success on her side. There had been three deaths in her house hold, she was poverty stricken and had to begin a new life, in a new land, gleaning alien corn. Yet, this unknown Moabitess through marriage became one of the most outstanding women in the world's history, in literature, and in God's eternal plan. Through her Royal Household was born the Saviour of the world. In this book the author traces her amazing story and tries to draw a few lessons for people everywhere.