In this poignant tale of secrets, love, and friendships between "Plain Folk" and Englishers by the queen of Amish fiction, Grace Byler breaks off her engagement and searches for her mother, helped by Englisher Heather Lange. —The Library Journal
"The reigning queen of Amish fiction is back with another tale of secrets, love, and relationships between 'Plain Folk' and Englishers. Determined to find her mother who left the community, 21-year-old Grace Byler decides not to marry her fiancé and meets Englisher Heather Nelson, who has come to the community because of her own mother. Together they travel in search of Grace's mother.... Lewis has penned another touching novel with well-drawn characters and a compelling plot. It is sure to be in high demand by the author's many fans and anyone who enjoys Amish stories." —Library Journal
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Two Beverly Lewis novels received awards at the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association Executive Leadership Summit on May 4, 2008. The Shunning received a Platinum Book Award for outstanding sales achievement, for more 1,000,000 copies sold, and The Redemption of Sarah Cain received the Gold Book Award for more than 500,000 copies sold.