The Sacrifice

The Sacrifice

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Baker & Taylor
When Sadie Ebersol abandons the Amish community with her sister Leah's beloved Jonas, the family of four sisters is thrown into turmoil, forcing Leah to make difficult choices between her happiness and her loyalty to those closest to her.

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Nursing heartache, can Leah open herself up to love again--even if it means choosing between her happiness and her family.
Abram's Daughters book 3, the sequel to the bestselling The Betrayal. This powerful family saga features four Amish courting-age sisters growing up in Lancaster County Pennsylvania, beginning in the 1940s. Life in Gobbler's Knob was all Leah Ebersol ever wanted until her older sister Sadie abandoned faith and family, leaving Leah no choice but to believe the worst, that Sadie--and her own beloved Jonas--had betrayed her. Now, two years later, Leah still misses both Sadie and Jonas keenly. Because of her sister's shunning, she cannot contact either of them but hears through the grapevine that they are married. Loyal neighbor Gid is still biding his time, but on the verge of accepting his courting invitation, tragedy befalls the Ebersols and Leah must again choose between her own happiness and her family. Mary Ruth dreams of becoming a teacher, but it has gotten pushed to the back of her thinking when a nice young Amish boy comes courting. Twin Hannah yearns for her sister to attend baptismal classes with her, but Mary Ruth is not ready to take her ¹nal vows. How will this family in turmoil ¹nd peace?

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When Sadie Ebersol abandons the Amish community with her sister Leah's beloved Jonas, the family of four sisters is thrown into turmoil, forcing Leah to make difficult choices between her happiness and her loyalty to those closest to her. Simultaneous.

Publisher: Minneapolis, Minn. : Bethany House Publishers, c2004
ISBN: 9780764228728
0764228722
9780764228759
0764228757
Branch Call Number: Fiction Lew
Characteristics: 347 p. ; 22 cm

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barden73
Aug 03, 2017

This was a good book but it was better knowing The Prodigal would answer some of the questions from The Sacrifice.

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hopecovey
Aug 07, 2015

I loved this book! There are so many unexpected twists and surprises that keep the reader interested. I give it five stars!

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purplecow03
Dec 08, 2009

I hardly ever cry for book, but this book did it. It's so sweet. I love this book.

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purplecow03 thinks this title is suitable for 14 years and over

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