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Abiding Mercy

Abiding Mercy

By Ruth Reid
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.73 Stars

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On 10/29 Athena wrote: About the Book: Abiding Mercy is the first book in author Ruth Reid's Amish Mercies series.  Sixteen-year-old Faith has worked full-time in her parents' restaurant since she finished eighth grade. She loves her Amish community and the romantic attentions of her longtime friend, Gideon. When ... Book Review~Abiding Mercy by Ruth Reid

Athena's Rating:

4 Stars

On 9/22 CherishedByAlecia wrote: At First I thought this story was slow and I had a hard time getting into it. Then I liked it but honestly I felt that the main part of the story was to close to the end! I liked learning about faiths life but All the life changing things didn't happen to her till a bit over 3/4 of the way through. ... Abiding Grace by Ruth Reid

CherishedByAlecia's Rating:

4 Stars

On 9/4 Jen Pen wrote: SUMMARY: Growing up in the Amish community, Faith is content to work at her parent’s restaurant, The Amish Table. As a hard worker and part of an Amish family, though she struggles at times, nothing compares to the heartbreak and controversy she soon must address. With questions swirling, answers needed ... Abiding Mercy

Jen Pen's Rating:

5 Stars

On 8/29 mamaof4 wrote: “Abiding Mercy” by Ruth Reid, An Amish Mercies Novel, book review Faith is the 16 year old younger sister, but she works the hardest of the sisters in her parents’ restaurant. She has tried to be a good sister to Olivia, who is older. When Olivia’s long time boyfriend, Gideon, confides that ... Abiding Mercy

mamaof4's Rating:

5 Stars

On 8/28 amandainpa wrote: I was an avid reader of Amish fiction in the early 2000s…I would eagerly check books out of my church library and devour them that afternoon. After reading most of the Amish books that the library had in stock, I became burned out on Amish fiction. I went through a big reading slump and stopped reading ... Abiding Mercy by Ruth Reid Review

amandainpa's Rating:

4 Stars

On 8/26 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: I've recently found a new love for Amish reads, but this is unlike any other I've read! This is book 1 in the Amish Mercies series and offers well developed, complex characters. I love that it's well written and draws readers in to the edge of their seats with unexpected twists and turns. This book ... Abiding Mercy By Ruth Reid {Book Review}

thischattanoogamommysaves' Rating:

5 Stars

On 8/22 Sara@Save Money, Live Joyfully wrote: Abiding Mercy begins 15 years ago in a grocery store in Michigan. Wealthy Roslyn Colepepper is knocked unconscious after grocery shopping (an errand typically run by the nanny), and her 18 month old daughter Adriana is abducted. The next chapter begins in the Amish country of Northern Michigan and introduces ... Intriguing Amish Novel

Sara@Save Money, Live Joyfully's Rating:

5 Stars

On 8/20 LifeLoveTruth wrote: This is a Christian novel in the Amish genre. Ruth Reid, the author, begins this book with a glossary of terms that may be unfamiliar to readers. She spreads all her material across 43 chapters. Each chapter starts with the location and time period that the author set the events in that particular chapter. ... Fascinating, Riveting and Uplifting

LifeLoveTruth's Rating:

5 Stars

On 8/14 Maggie wrote: Abiding Mercy by Ruth Reid is unlike any Amish fiction book I have read before. Probably because it handles the issue of abduction. In this case, a girl named 'Faith" who now lives with an Amish family, had been an English girl abducted years before. Left with an Amish couple, they raise her as their ... Abing Mercy

Maggie's Rating:

5 Stars

On 8/13 Kellie DeMarsh wrote: I was given this book to review.This story follows Adrianna Colepepper and Faith Pinkham. They are both the same person. Adrianna Colepepper had been abducted by her nanny at the age of 2.Thenanny than drops her off at an amish family. She than becomes Faith Pinkham.Faith works in The Amish table which ... Abiding Mercy

Kellie's Rating:

5 Stars