A New York Times BestsellerFrom #1 New York Times bestselling author Karen Kingsbury comes a brand-new love story in the Baxter Family collection about two people who lost their parents in the same national tragedy--two people desperate to find each other and the connection they shared for a single day...a day that changed everything.
Hannah is a fifteen-year-old Amish girl who lives on her family's farm in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. When her family, hit hard by the Great Depression, loses their farm, Hannah's father decides it's time for a fresh start. Destitute but inspired by grand plans and dreams of a better future west of Lancaster, he loads his family and what little they have left into their covered wagon.
"The closer he got, the brighter that red became. It was a rose--a rose that had no earthly business growing there, right in the middle of all that dust."
In 1535, England is hardly a wellspring of gender equality; it is a grim and oppressive age where women--even the privileged few who can read and write--have little independence.
"An engrossing novel that truly is a praise song for survivors everywhere."
"A tale set in West Africa], where a girl is given up by her family, endures a very hard life, and, once set free, must find a way to heal and live forward."
--Philadelphia Inquirer, Included in Must-Read Books for Summer 2018
From #1 New York Times bestselling author Karen Kingsbury comes an inspiring Baxter Family novel about a beloved high school principal who starts a Bible Study to improve the lives of his struggling students, only to become the national focus of a controversial lawsuit.
Hamilton High Principal Wendell Quinn wants to see real change in his community, so he starts a voluntary after-sch
Sent from Michigan to Pennsylvania following the tragic death of her Amish parents, Lena Rose Schwartz grieves her loss and the separation from her nine siblings. Beside the fact that Lena has never been so far from home, she hasn't met the family she will now be living with. But worse than that is having to live apart from her close-knit brothers and sisters.
Huckleberry Hill, Wisconsin's irrepressible eighty-something matchmakers Anna and Felty Helmuth are at it again. And this time they're willing to rough it to get the job done . . .
In the third Pleasant Valley novel, the Amish community welcomes back one of their daughters, but she hasn't returned alone...
INSTANT #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERSt. Peter's Square, Rome.
White smoke signals that a new Pope has been chosen.
Is it possible that the new Pope...is a woman?
This was not how Eric Monroe imagined that his life would turn out. One by one everything in his life seemed to turn to ash: his parents' marriage, his career in the military, his brother's family, and his friends. It's all gone with no hope of getting it back.
The Hidden School reveals a book within a book, a quest within a quest, and a bridge between worlds—a “must-read journey of transformation.