The Redemption of Sarah Cain

by Beverly Lewis

Paperback, 2000

Status

Available

Call number

813.54

Publication

Bethany House Publishers (2000), Edition: First Thus, 320 pages

Description

Sarah Cain is a strictly modern woman living in Oregon with a burgeoning career in real estate. Her sister Ivy left to pursue a Plain life in Amish country 12 years ago. But when Ivy dies, Sarah is shocked to learn of her appointment as guardian of her sister's five children. The eldest child, Lydia, foresees major difficulty for the new family. Neither she nor Sarah are prepared for the drastic changes they must make to fulfill Ivy's last wish.

User reviews

LibraryThing member LadyoftheLodge
Blatantly preachy and somewhat judgmental of the English world and values. Not one of my fave Lewis books.
LibraryThing member KWoman
A great story-one that kept you going until the end of it. Seeing the different cultures intermingle and the tenderness that it was done is truly a testament to Beverly Lewis. Truly an amazing author!!
LibraryThing member rphalliburton
Excellent. Mrs. Lewis does relationships very well!
LibraryThing member CheryleFisher
A woman who never understood her sisters decision to leave the modern world and join the Amish order is forced to confront her own ideals when her sister dies and she is forced to look after her sisters five children. Interesting study of how she comes to terms with all she has held dear in the modern world of things and what she ultimately chooses for herself.… (more)

Language

Original language

English

Physical description

8 inches

ISBN

0764223291 / 9780764223297

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