The Resource The first love, Beverly Lewis

The first love, Beverly Lewis

Label
The first love
Title
The first love
Statement of responsibility
Beverly Lewis
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sweet-spirited and uncommonly pretty despite struggling with chronic illness, she is used to being treated kindly by the young men of her Old Order Amish church district. Yet Maggie wishes she were more like other courting-age girls so she could live a normal, healthy life. To make matters more complicated, Dat has recently remarried, less than a year after her mother died. And while her stepmother is kind, Rachel is much younger than Mamm, and she simply doesn't understand Maggie or her illness the way Mamm did. When tent revival meetings come to the area, Maggie is curious, and the words of the Mennonite preacher challenge her to reconsider what she knows about faith. Can she learn to trust God even when hope seems a distant dream?
Summary
"In the summer of 1951, Amishwoman Maggie Esh is struggling with a debilitating illness and few future prospects. When revival meetings come to the area, Maggie attends out of curiosity, and the words of the evangelist begin to stir something deep inside her. Dare she hope for a brighter future?"--
Theme
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10733349
Cataloging source
AU-TuBDP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lewis, Beverly
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Adult
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Amish women
  • Mothers
  • Sick persons
  • Evangelicalism
  • Hope
Target audience
adult
Label
The first love, Beverly Lewis
Link
https://fe.bolindadigital.com/wldcs_bol_fo/b2i/productDetail.html?productId=BPG_519528&b2bSite=1545
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Downloadable Book
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
9781493416011-BPG1466217-000
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to registered members of City Libraries
Isbn
9781493416011
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The first love, Beverly Lewis
Link
https://fe.bolindadigital.com/wldcs_bol_fo/b2i/productDetail.html?productId=BPG_519528&b2bSite=1545
Publication
Note
Downloadable Book
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
9781493416011-BPG1466217-000
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to registered members of City Libraries
Isbn
9781493416011
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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