The Resource Abiding Mercy, Ruth Reid

Abiding Mercy, Ruth Reid

Label
Abiding Mercy
Title
Abiding Mercy
Statement of responsibility
Ruth Reid
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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. When her sister seems to be getting too friendly with Englischers, and her parents are in a buggy accident, 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
Member of
Summary
Faith Pinkham may only be 16, but she's devoted to the Amish church. She works in her family's restaurant, likes an Amish boy who seems to like her back, and is content...even if she doesn't always get along with her sister. But her world is knocked askew when she learns that her real name is Adriana, and that she was kidnapped as a toddler and left on her Amish family's doorstep. With the outside world (in the form of police and wealthy biological parents) now a very real part of her life, Faith's future looks nothing like she'd planned. This 1st in the Amish Mercies series offers readers a fresh story with thought-provoking questions and a charming romance. -- Description by Dawn Towery
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Library Journal Best Books, 2017.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10573432
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Reid, Ruth
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
An Amish mercies novel
Series volume
[1]
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Amish
  • Kidnapping victims
  • Young women
  • Family secrets
  • Michigan
Target audience
adult
Label
Abiding Mercy, Ruth Reid
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published: Nashville, Tennessee : Thomas Nelson, 2017
  • Includes discussion questions
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Center Point Large Print edition.
Extent
463 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781683245124
Isbn Type
(hbk. : lg. print)
Lccn
2017024002
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
ROMANCE
System control number
(OCoLC)987581067
Label
Abiding Mercy, Ruth Reid
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published: Nashville, Tennessee : Thomas Nelson, 2017
  • Includes discussion questions
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Center Point Large Print edition.
Extent
463 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781683245124
Isbn Type
(hbk. : lg. print)
Lccn
2017024002
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
ROMANCE
System control number
(OCoLC)987581067

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