The Wonder of Your Love

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Thomas Nelson Inc, Oct 3, 2011 - Fiction - 304 pages
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Katie Ann lost the love of her life. Then God offers her a new beginning in Colorado.

Katie Ann Stolzfus lives in the small Amish community of Canaan, Colorado. At forty she is widowed and raising her first child. But baby Jonas will never know his father, and Katie Ann wonders if her Heavenly Father hasn't forgotten about her as well. Is it really God's plan for her to be a single parent?

Eli Detweiler has come to Canaan for a wedding and a long vacation. Having raised six children following the death of his young wife, Eli is finally an empty-nester. He's enjoying the slower pace of having no one to care for but himself.

When Katie Ann and Eli meet, there is an instant connection. Yet as strong as the attraction is, they both acknowledge that a romance would never work. He is done parenting, while she has just begun.

But as their friendship slowly blossoms into feelings that are as frightening as they are intoxicating, Katie Ann and Eli question if the plans they made for themselves are in line with God's plans.

Can Katie Ann entrust her heart to another man, and rediscover the wonder of God's love?

 

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User Review  - jnut1 - LibraryThing

This was the second book in the Land of Canaan Series. This is Katie Ann's story. Her husband left her in book 1 and also died. She has been raising her son alone with the help of family and a close ... Read full review

Finding love and healing in unexpected ways

User Review  - tammy cook - Christianbook.com

Eli Detweiler went to Colorado for a family wedding. This would be the first of many trips. He just married off his last child and he was free to do as he pleased. He planned to travel a lot. He still ... Read full review

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Contents

One
1
Two
17
Three
29
Four
45
Five
63
Six
80
Seven
95
Eight
107
Fourteen
196
Fifteen
209
Sixteen
223
Seventeen
238
Eighteen
254
Nineteen
266
Acknowledgments
278
Reading Group Guide
281

Nine
121
Ten
132
Eleven
146
Twelve
163
Thirteen
179
Amish Recipes
283
An Excerpt from Need You Now
288
About the Author
294
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About the author (2011)

Beth Wiseman is the award-winning and bestselling author of the Daughters of the Promise, Land of Canaan, and Amish Secrets series. While she is best known for her Amish novels, Beth has also written contemporary novels including Need You Now, The House that Love Built, and The Promise.

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