The Silent Order

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Summerside Press, Nov 1, 2010 - Fiction - 343 pages
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Rural America - 1928. After the murder of his partner, Detective Rollin Wells hides away in an Amish home near Sugarcreek, Ohio, to find out who in the police force is collaborating with Cleveland's notorious mob. While Rollin searches for answers to his partner's death, he befriends an elusive young Amish woman named Katie and her young son. As Rollin learns about Katie's past, he's shocked at the secret Katie is hiding - a secret that has haunted Rollin for eight years.

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Another great book by Melanie Dobson

User Review  - wfnren -

I have read several of Melanie's books and always enjoyed them as I did this one. It was really good and kept me on the edge of my seat at times. What a different story line for an Amish book, it kept ... Read full review

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User Review  - Army Mom -

This was one of the best Amish books I have read in a very long time. You would not think that a book that has the Amish and gangsters in it would mesh well, but the author has done a brilliant job of ... Read full review

About the author (2010)

Melanie Dobson is the author of four novels and has a background in publicity and journalism. She grew up in a small Ohio town but now lives with her husband and two daughters in Oregon. Read more at

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