King David always made his petitions and supplications to the great God of Israel. God chastised him when he sinned but God continued to bless him in everything he did. Through all of his woes and worries he never lost his great love and dependence on God. Anyone who loves stories about a great romance and the things a man will do when he strays from his duty to God and Man must read this book. For those who love to read about war and conquest, this is a book for you. Anyone who really loves God and wants His glory to rest upon them will benefit from reading this book. For a gripping story and a deeper understanding of the character that God loved one must read this book. The book gives the history of David from his early beginning as a shepherd boy and it takes us through war, family conflicts, to his preparation for Solomon to build the temple. He taught the children of Israel how to worship and praise God.. It finishes with all of the prayers and Psalms of David.