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Abiding mercy / Ruth Reid.

By: Reid, Ruth.
Series: Amish Mercies Novel: 1.Publisher: Nashville, Tennessee : Thomas Nelson, [2017]Description: x, 342 p. ; 22 cm.ISBN: 9780718082444.Report number: BL-Fall 17Subject(s): Amish -- FictionGenre/Form: Christian fiction. | Love stories.Summary: Sixteen-year-old Faith has worked full-time in her parents' restaurant since she finished eighth grade. She loves her Amish community, and the romantic attentions of her longtime friend, Gideon. Faith wants to escape into her dream of joining the church and getting married. But then a local newspaper runs a story about a child named Adriana who was kidnapped fifteen years earlier, and everything Faith has held true comes into question. Suddenly the community Faith has known her whole life seems unreal. Can she even trust her own family? And how will she ever find home again if she no longer belongs in the world she knows best?
List(s) this item appears in: 2017 Fall Catalog | 2017 Fiction Selections
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Sixteen-year-old Faith has worked full-time in her parents' restaurant since she finished eighth grade. She loves her Amish community, and the romantic attentions of her longtime friend, Gideon. Faith wants to escape into her dream of joining the church and getting married. But then a local newspaper runs a story about a child named Adriana who was kidnapped fifteen years earlier, and everything Faith has held true comes into question.

Suddenly the community Faith has known her whole life seems unreal. Can she even trust her own family? And how will she ever find home again if she no longer belongs in the world she knows best?

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