His servants said to him, Let’s gather all the beautiful young ladies who aren’t married to the
palace so you can see them and pick the one you like best to be your new queen.
The king liked the idea and said, Ok, let's do it.
There was a man who had been brought to the palace city from Israel who’s name was Mordecai. who was raising Esther, his
cousin, because she didn’t have a Mom or Dad because they were dead.
Esther was very beautiful.
When the word came from the king to bring all the beautiful young maidens to the palace, Mordecai
sent Esther with them to see the king.
Everyone who saw Esther liked her very well.
After a year of beauty treatments to make their skin soft and to smell good, each maiden went to
see the king.
When it was Esther’s turn, the king loved her most, more than all the other women, so the king
put did many good things her and put the royal crown on her head and made her the queen of his country instead of Vashti.
The king made a great party for Esther and for all his leaders and servants. He called it
And the king let go of debts in his country and gave the people gifts as many as he
When Mordecai had sent Esther to the palace, he told her not to tell that she was one of the
children of Israel who had been captured from Israel in the war.
At that time Mordecai was one of the men who helped the king rule over the
One day when he was at work, he heard two men who were angry with the king making a trap to kill
So Moredcai told Esther about it and she told the king and saved the king’s
The two men were caught and stopped from hurting the king and the report was written down in the
king’s record that Mordecai had helped the king and saved the king’s life.