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The Resource The forgiven, Marta Perry

The forgiven, Marta Perry

Label
The forgiven
Title
The forgiven
Statement of responsibility
Marta Perry
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Central Pennsylvania, current day. Rebecca Fisher gladly accepted her husband Pauĺs dreams as her own, but now that he has passed away, shé's struggling to raise two children and keep her home. Renting her stable to carpenter Matthew Byler offers a partial solutioń even though Matthew has a troubled history, having sometimes failed to embrace Amish beliefs. As Matthew seeks to prove himself, Rebecca realizes how dependent she has become on others. Where can she find the courage to grow and change? Lancaster County, 1941. As war threatens, Anna Esch pours her experiences into her diary. Her world seems to crumble as neighbors turn against the Amish and her love, Jacob, is sent to a camp far away for refusing to fight. She cańt know, as she grows from a girl into a woman during a time of trouble and grief, that one day another Amish woman will gain strength from the words she writes and will learn that she, too, can become a keeper of the promise
Member of
Summary
When three women, all cousins, are given the task of sorting through the treasures of several generations of their Amish family, they each discover a story from the past that provides insights and inspiration for their own lives
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10359172
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3616.E7933
LC item number
F68 2014
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Keepers of the promise
Series volume
book one
Target audience
adult
Label
The forgiven, Marta Perry
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20251031
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Berkley trade paperback edition.
Extent
xiv, 360 pages
Isbn
9780425271414
Lccn
2014016701
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
The forgiven, Marta Perry
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20251031
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Berkley trade paperback edition.
Extent
xiv, 360 pages
Isbn
9780425271414
Lccn
2014016701
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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