Item description for Betrayal (Abram's Daughters Book 2) by Beverly Lewis...
Overview Seperated from her beloved Jonas after he takes a six-month carpenter's apprenticeship in Ohio, Leah hopes that their relationship will endure but finds herself challenged by an unexpected test facing their families.
Publishers Description Beautifully Repackaged: "The Betrayal" and "The Sacrifice " In "The Betrayal," Leah Ebersol and her beloved Jonas Mast are separated by hundreds of miles when he accepts an apprenticeship in Ohio. They are confident their love is strong enough to survive, but more than time and distance are conspiring to keep them apart. In "The Sacrifice," Leah Ebersol has no choice but to believe the worst: Her older sister, Sadie--and Leah's own beloved Jonas--have betrayed her. Now, two years later, Leah still misses them both, though loyal neighbor Gid continues to bide his time. But when tragedy befalls the Ebersols, Leah must make a difficult choice.
By Beverly Lewis
Abram Ebersol and wife, Ida, are raising their daughters on a firm foundation of Plain traditions, and they expect the girls to carry on that heritage, safe and secure in their cloistered Lancaster County community. But Sadie, the oldest daughter, has found little appeal in her Amish life compared to the lure of the "English" world surrounding them. When Sadie's traditional rumschpringe before embracing baptismal vows goes terribly awry, sister Leah's life also may be forever altered by their secret pact....
The twins, Hannah and Mary Ruth, have their own distinct and hidden yearnings, and fear clutches at each heart as the two begin to realize where those longings may lead.
Is the Ebersol family tapestry unraveling too quickly, too permanently, to be repaired?
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.43" Width: 5.53" Height: 0.98" Weight: 0.7 lbs.
Release Date Feb 1, 2013
Publisher Baker Publishing Group
Series Abrams Daughters
Series Number 2
ISBN 0764223313 ISBN13 9780764223310
Availability 0 units.
More About Beverly Lewis
Beverly Lewis was born in the heart of Pennsylvania Dutch country. She fondly recalls her growing-up years, and due to a keen interest in her mother's Plain family heritage, many of Beverly's books are set in Lancaster County. A former schoolteacher, Bev is a member of The National League of American Pen Womenthe Pikes Peak Branchand the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators. Her bestselling books are among the C.S. Lewis Noteworthy List Books, and both The Postcard and Annika's Secret Wish have received Silver Angel Awards. Bev and her husband have three children and make their home in Colorado.
Beverly Lewis currently resides in the state of Colorado. Beverly Lewis was born in 1949.
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Reviews - What do customers think about Betrayal (Abram's Daughters Book 2)?
Would you Betray? Jan 19, 2007
All of her books are good ,no matter which one you start with.This one was up to par and gave a good read.I wont tell the story but you be sure to read it ok.Nadia Rehmani
Haiku Review--The Betrayal Dec 30, 2006
The secret eats her!
Can the silent be baptized?
The Betrayal Aug 24, 2006
This book is just wonderful. Actually the series is wonderful. I just ordered the next two books the Sacrifice and The Prodgical. I cannot wait to read them.
Good Mar 4, 2006
The Betrayal is the second book in the Abram's daughtes series. I enjoyed it very much!After I read this book I realized just how hard the Amish people can really have it. They can't even read books that are not the bible. I loved how strong Leah is in this story. Even though she has had awful things happen in her family she still picks up the pieces and starts again.
THE BETRAYAL (ABRAM'S DAUGHTERS) Jan 15, 2006
THIS BOOK IS EXCELLENT. ALL FIVE BOOKS IN THIS SERIES ARE GREAT. BEVERLY LEWIS IS A EXCELLENT AUTHOR. ONCE I STATED READING THESE BOOKS THEY WERE HARD TO PUT DOWN.THE PEOPLE IN THE BOOK GO THROUGHT ALOT OF DIFFERENT PHASES IN THEIR LIFE. I AM VERY INTERESTED IN THE AMISH AND THEIR WAY OF LIFE. MS. LEWIS DOES A GREAT JOB TELLING ABOUT THE TRUE LIFE OF PEOPLE'S LIFE THAT I ADMIRE A GREAT DEAL THANK YOU!