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The wish / Beverly Lewis.

Lewis, Beverly, 1949- author. (Author).
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Available copies

  • 5 of 15 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

3 current holds with 15 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Benton County Public Library - Fowler LP F LEW (Text) 34044000898088 ADULT FICTION Checked out 10/10/2016
Brookston Prairie Township Public Library - Brookston LP LEW (Text) 38209000872724 New Large Print Checked out 10/04/2016
Discovery Bus LRG TYPE FIC LEWIS (Text) 37500004210221 Large Type Available -
Greentown Public Library - Greentown AF LEWIS LARGE PRINT (Text) 75342000082577 Adult Fiction Large Print Available -
Ligonier Public Library - Ligonier LP r FIC L (Text) 73571200127183 Main Floor Reshelving -
Mooresville Public Library - Mooresville LP FIC LEW (Text) 37323005280105 NEW-BKS Checked out 10/05/2016
Morgan County Public Library - Martinsville LPE FIC LEW (Text) 78551000528010 New Books Checked out 10/08/2016
Morgan County Public Library - Waverly LPE FIC LEW (Text) 78551000528011 New Books Available -
Peabody Public Library - Columbia City LARGE PRINT FICTION LEWIS (Text) 30403002197549 Adult - Fiction Large Print In process -
Perry County Public Library - Tell City LP F LEW (Text) 70621000211832 Adult - Large Print Fiction Checked out 10/11/2016
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781410491367
  • ISBN: 1410491366
  • Physical Description: 429 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Farmington Hills, Mich : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 2016.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: Leona Speicher got the "sister" she'd always dreamed of the day Gloria Gingerich and her family moved to Lancaster County Amish farmland. The Arkansas newcomers seem to be everything a devout Plain family should be, and Leona can't help comparing Gloria's's engaging young parents to her own. Leona's cousin shows a romantic interest in Gloria around the same time as Gloria's older brother expresses his fondness for Leona--it seems likely the two young women will marry into each other's families, remaining close friends for life. Thus, Leona is shocked when the Gingeriches suddenly pack up and disappear after being expelled from the church for reasons no one will discuss. Despite Leona's pleas, Gloria goes with them, leaving more than one broken heart behind. When Gloria unexpectedly contacts Leona after a silence of several years, Leona makes up her mind to persuade her friend to return to Lancaster County and the Amish ways. Leona's fiancé, the deacon's son, is alarmed when Leona decides to go after Gloria. Will Leona's dearest wish lead to her own undoing?
Subject: Amish > Pennsylvania > Lancaster County > Fiction.
Female friendship > Fiction.
Genre: Christian fiction.
Love stories.
Large type books.

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