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The Resource The first love, Beverly Lewis, (Hoopla electronic resource)

The first love, Beverly Lewis, (Hoopla electronic resource)

Label
The first love
Title
The first love
Statement of responsibility
Beverly Lewis
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the summer of 1951, eighteen-year-old Maggie Esh is in need of some hope. Sweet-spirited and uncommonly pretty despite struggling with a debilitating illness, she is accustomed to being treated kindly by the young men of her Old Order Amish church district. Yet no one but Jimmy Beiler ever asks her out, and she always declines, certain he only pities her. To make matters worse, Dat has recently remarried, less than a year after Maggie's mother died. And while her stepmother is kind, she's much younger than Mamm, and she simply doesn't understand Maggie or her illness the way Mamm did. Strong in her faith, Maggie has been taught to accept her lot in life as God's will. But with declining health, an unsettled family situation, and few future prospects, any sense of hope seems elusive. When tent revival meetings come to the area, Maggie attends out of curiosity, but the words of the evangelist begin to stir something deep inside her. Dare she hope for a brighter future?
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1949-
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Lewis, Beverly
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Amish women
  • Amish
  • Camp meetings
  • Courtship
  • Electronic books
  • Amish Country (Pa.)
  • Christian fiction
  • Amish
Target audience
adult
Label
The first love, Beverly Lewis, (Hoopla electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781493416011
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
12124931
Publisher number
MWT12124931
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The first love, Beverly Lewis, (Hoopla electronic resource)
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781493416011
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
12124931
Publisher number
MWT12124931
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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