Item description for The Longing (Courtship Of Nellie Fisher V3) by Beverly Lewis...
Overview Although she still prays for Caleb, Nellie Mae Fisher has broken up with her beau, and now, her heart's greatest longing is for more knowledge of the Lord. Caleb must stay in Honeybrook as caretaker for his crippled father, but he hopes Nellie will return to the Old Order and to him.
Publishers Description Although she still prays for Caleb, Nellie Mae Fisher has broken up with her beau. Now, her heart's greatest longing is for more knowledge of the Lord. Caleb yearns for freedom, as his plans to leave Honeybrook have been thwarted. He must stay on as caretaker for his father, who was crippled in a wintertime accident. He also longs for Nellie Mae, still hoping that she will return to the Old Order...and to him. Christian Yoder, a young Mennonite man, longs to get to know Nellie Mae better...and to share with her the secrets of her sister Suzy's final days. Rhoda, Nellie's older sister, longs for more of what the world has to offer--from fancy clothes, to her own car, to a new English boyfriend. Meanwhile, father Rueben Fisher longs for unity--among his family and all the brethren. Whose longing will be satisfied, and whose will not?
Awards and Recognitions The Longing (Courtship Of Nellie Fisher V3) by Beverly Lewis has received the following awards and recognitions -
Christian Retailing's Best - 2009 Finalist - General Fiction category
Citations And Professional Reviews The Longing (Courtship Of Nellie Fisher V3) by Beverly Lewis has been reviewed by professional book reviewers and journalists at the following establishments -
Christian Retailing - 10/13/2008 page 18
CBA Retailers - 07/01/2008 page 68
Romantic Times - 10/01/2008 page 69
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Studio: Bethany House Publishers
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.5" Width: 5.5" Height: 1" Weight: 0.85 lbs.
Release Date Oct 1, 2008
Publisher Baker Publishing Group
Series Courtship Of Nellie Fisher
Series Number 3
ISBN 0764203126 ISBN13 9780764203121
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.