Tag Archives: Amish

(Book review) The atonement

Reviewed by: Ceil Carey, Co-president of ECLA and long time book discussion leader   Introduction Title: The atonement Author: Beverly Lewis Publisher: Bethany House Publication Date: 2016 Format: Paperback Length: 321 pages OVERVIEW Lucy Flaud has made some serious mistakes in her young life when she was engaged to an Englischer and considering leaving the Amish life. […]

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(Book review) Mattie’s Pledge

Reviewed by: Lillian G. Smith, a 2017 summer professional writing student at Taylor University   Introduction Title: Mattie’s Pledge Author: Jan Drexel Publisher: Revell Publication Date: September 20, 2016 Format: Print Book Length: 377 pages OVERVIEW This story is set in 1843 in Brothers Valley, Pennsylvania. Mattie Schrock and her family are preparing for the journey of a lifetime.  They eagerly are […]

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(Book review) The longest road

Reviewed by: Ceil Carey, Co-president of ECLA and long time book discussion leader Introduction Title: The longest road Author: Adina Senft Publisher: Moonshell Books, Inc Publication Date: 2016 Format: Paperback Length: 348 pages OVERVIEW A kidnapping in Amish country! Two little sisters, being watched over by their barely older brother, are spirited away and never heard from […]

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(Book review) The Bishop’s Family Series

Reviewed by: Ceil Carey, Co-president of ECLA and long time book discussion leader Introduction Title: The Bishop’s Family Series, Books 1 and 2 Author: Suzanne Woods Fisher Publisher: Revell Publication Date: The imposter: September 2015; The quieting:  May 3, 2016 Format: Length: The imposter: 320 pages; The quieting: 352 pages Sisters Katrina and Abigail Stoltzfus are highlighted in this series about […]

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