The Sacrifice

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Bethany House Publishers, May 1, 2004 - Fiction - 352 pages
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Abram's Daughters book 3, the sequel to the bestselling The Betrayal. This powerful family saga features four Amish courting-age sisters growing up in Lancaster County Pennsylvania, beginning in the 1940s. Life in Gobbler's Knob was all Leah Ebersol ever wanted until her older sister Sadie abandoned faith and family, leaving Leah no choice but to believe the worst, that Sadie--and her own beloved Jonas--had betrayed her. Now, two years later, Leah still misses both Sadie and Jonas keenly. Because of her sister's shunning, she cannot contact either of them but hears through the grapevine that they are married. Loyal neighbor Gid is still biding his time, but on the verge of accepting his courting invitation, tragedy befalls the Ebersols and Leah must again choose between her own happiness and her family. Mary Ruth dreams of becoming a teacher, but it has gotten pushed to the back of her thinking when a nice young Amish boy comes courting. Twin Hannah yearns for her sister to attend baptismal classes with her, but Mary Ruth is not ready to take her 1nal vows. How will this family in turmoil 1nd peace?

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Review: The Sacrifice (Abram's Daughters #3)

User Review  - Gloria - Goodreads

I enjoyed this book very much. An insight into the Amish way of life, customs and beliefs is woven into the story. I found a level of forgiveness and sacrifice in the story of this book that I cannot ... Read full review

Review: The Sacrifice (Abram's Daughters #3)

User Review  - Janet - Goodreads

part three - I ordered more - good series Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
15
Section 2
25
Section 3
33
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About the author (2004)

Beverly Lewis was born in Pennsylvania Amish country and was both a schoolteacher and an accomplished musician before becoming an award-winning, bestselling author. She and her husband, David, live in Colorado.