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Banished : the long road home, book one an Amish romance / Linda Byler.

Byler, Linda, (author.).

Available copies

  • 11 of 33 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

2 current holds with 33 total copies.

Series Information

Long road home ; 01.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch CFIC BYLER LON (Text) 34207002378298 Adult Fiction - Christian Checked out 08/06/2021
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville F BYLER L. (Text) 34706001712167 Adult Fiction Checked out 07/30/2021
Butler PL - Butler FIC BYLER Home 1 (Text) 73174005043720 Adult: Fiction Available -
Covington-Veedersburg PL - Covington C BYL The Long road home #1 (Text) 32572000608711 CVBPLC Christian Nonfiction Reshelving -
Eckhart PL - Main F BYLER linda lrh bk.1 (Text) 840191003115195 New Items - Main Level In process -
Flora-Monroe Twp PL - Flora COOK FIC BYL (Text) 50825010803483 Cook Memorial Available -
Hartford City PL - Hartford City I/Fiction Byler (Text) 76051000186661 Adult Fiction/Inspirational Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library ROMANCE FIC BYLER (Text) 37500004763666 New Items On holds shelf -
LaGrange Co PL - Bookmobile CF BYL (Text) 30477101489957 Adult: Christian Fiction Checked out 08/03/2021
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library CF BYL (Text) 30477101490096 Adult: New Checked out 08/04/2021
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781680997095 
  • ISBN: 1680997092 
  • Physical Description: 295 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Good Books, 2021.

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Summary, etc.:
It was the early 1900s when Obadiah (Oba) and Merriweather's (May's) parents died tragically, leaving them orphans at ten and eleven years old. When none of their nearby relations volunteer to take them in, they are set on a train to Arkansas to go live on their Amish aunt and uncle's cotton farm. Once there, it didn't take long to discover they would be treated cruelly, no matter what they did. May, always anxious to be a godly young lady, took on more and more responsibility, trying desperately to keep the peace and convince her older brother not to run away. But when they became teenagers and Oba received one especially cruel beating, he disappeared, leaving May to shoulder even more responsibility while navigating the dangerous and lonely world she'd been placed in. When she encounters Clinton, a young black man, on the road one day, she sees a kindness in his eyes that she's been thirsting for. He is immediately drawn to her, too, but quickly reminds her that he is black and she is white. In that time and place, there is no chance of starting a friendship. But still, they find themselves meeting discretely, spending more time together than is proper, finding joy and solace in each other's company. When things go from bad to unbearable at the farm, May realizes she must escape from her aunt and uncle. If only she knew where Oba had gone! Can she turn to Clinton for help? Where is God when she needs Him most?
Subject: Man-woman relationships > Fiction.
Amish > Fiction.
Orphans > Fiction.
FICTION / Amish & Mennonite.
FICTION / Christian / Romance / General.
FICTION / Romance / Clean & Wholesome.
Genre: Love fiction.
Christian fiction
Romance fiction.

Series Information

Long road home ; 01.

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