Plain Paradise

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Thomas Nelson, Mar 29, 2010 - Fiction - 320 pages
31 Reviews

Josephine will discover more than she bargained for as her world collides with the Plain people of Lancaster County.

Josephine Dronberger was a scared teenager when she left her baby in the care of an Old Order Amish couple. But seventeen years have passed and Josie longs to reconnect with her daughter.

Linda¨as the couple named the child¨is promised to Stephen Ebersol, the bishopĂs grandson. They plan to marry in the fall. When her birth mother comes to Paradise, Linda is drawn to a world sheĂs never known. Will the direction sheĂs been heading since birth be suddenly derailed, and who will stand by her convictions¨mother or daughter?

 

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User Review  - drebbles - LibraryThing

Linda Huyard is in many ways a typical Amish teenager - she is in her Rumspringa and during that time she has had a taste of the Englisch world but is in love with the Bishop's grandson, Stephen ... Read full review

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Adoption stories tend to be very predictable in Christian fiction and they seem to be prevalent in Amish fiction. Usually what happens is a kid who's birth parents were not Amish, grows up in an Amish ... Read full review

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Contents

Chapter 1
1
Chapter 2
15
Chapter 3
32
Chapter 4
45
Chapter 5
60
Chapter 6
74
Chapter 7
88
Chapter 8
100
Chapter 16
205
Chapter 17
217
Chapter 18
232
Chapter 19
245
Chapter 20
260
Chapter 21
274
Chapter 22
285
Dear Readers
303

Chapter 9
115
Chapter 10
128
Chapter 11
141
Chapter 12
154
Chapter 13
166
Chapter 14
179
Chapter 15
192
Amish Recipes
305
Reading Group Guide
307
Acknowledgments
309
Seek Me with All Your Heart
311
Author to Author
312
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Beth Wiseman is the award-winning and bestselling author of the Daughters of the Promise, Land of Canaan, and Amish Secrets series, as well as novellas that have been included in many bestselling collections such as An Amish Year and An Amish Garden. Visit her online at BethWiseman.com; Facebook: AuthorBethWiseman; Twitter: @BethWiseman.

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