The Longing

by Beverly Lewis

Baker Publishing Group | May 2, 2011 | Trade Paperback

The Longing is rated 3 out of 5 by 1.

In This Highly Anticipated Series Conclusion,
a Single Moment Can Transform a Life ... And a Heart.

Although she still thinks of Caleb Yoder, Nellie Mae Fisher has broken up with her beau, choosing instead to follow the ways of the New Order. Yet her yearning for a husband remains, and new possibilities beckon, taking her heart by surprise.

A tragic accident binds Caleb once more to the father who so opposed his affection for Nellie ... and to the farm that will no longer be his. As he longs for freedom, Caleb soon discovers he cannot forget the only girl he's ever loved.

Endorsements
"As in her other novels, Lewis creates a vividly imagined sensory world.... And her well-drawn characters speak with authentic voices as they struggle to cope with grief and questions about their traditions and relationship with God."
and mdash;Library Journal (about The Parting)

"Lewis' readers can't get enough of her tales about Amish life, and this latest installment won't disappoint."
Publishers Weekly (about The Forbidden)

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 352 pages, 8.38 × 5.5 × 1 in

Published: May 2, 2011

Publisher: Baker Publishing Group

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0764203126

ISBN - 13: 9780764203121

Found in: Fiction and Literature

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Rated 3 out of 5 by from Learned something new! Who wants to know more about Amish/Mennonite population , great book. Book about faith , love and family.
Date published: 2015-01-28

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The Longing

The Longing

by Beverly Lewis

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 352 pages, 8.38 × 5.5 × 1 in

Published: May 2, 2011

Publisher: Baker Publishing Group

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0764203126

ISBN - 13: 9780764203121

About the Book

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.

From the Publisher

In This Highly Anticipated Series Conclusion,
a Single Moment Can Transform a Life ... And a Heart.

Although she still thinks of Caleb Yoder, Nellie Mae Fisher has broken up with her beau, choosing instead to follow the ways of the New Order. Yet her yearning for a husband remains, and new possibilities beckon, taking her heart by surprise.

A tragic accident binds Caleb once more to the father who so opposed his affection for Nellie ... and to the farm that will no longer be his. As he longs for freedom, Caleb soon discovers he cannot forget the only girl he's ever loved.

Endorsements
"As in her other novels, Lewis creates a vividly imagined sensory world.... And her well-drawn characters speak with authentic voices as they struggle to cope with grief and questions about their traditions and relationship with God."
and mdash;Library Journal (about The Parting)

"Lewis' readers can't get enough of her tales about Amish life, and this latest installment won't disappoint."
Publishers Weekly (about The Forbidden)

About the Author

Beverly Lewis, raised in Pennsylvania Amish country, is a former schoolteacher, an accomplished musician, and an award-winning author of more than seventy books, many of which have appeared on bestseller lists, including USA Today and the New York Times. Her novel The Brethren won a 2007 Christy Award for excellence in Christian fiction. Beverly and her husband, David, live in Colorado Springs, Colorado.