Beverly Lewis: The shunning (Heritage of Lancaster County, In the quiet Amish community of Hickory Hollow, Pennsylvania, a secret lies buried that could shatter the tranquility its inhabitants have grown to love.
More than anything else, thirty-something Holly Fisher longs for family. Growing up in Seattle without a dad or grandparents, she wonders what it would be like to have a heritage, a place of belonging. (Amish Fiction--Leaving Lancaster by Kate Lloyd)
The Mercy The Rose Trilogy). Rose Kauffman pines for prodigal Nick Franco, the Bishop's foster son who left the Amish under a cloud of suspicion after his foster brother's death. His rebellion led to the silencing of their beloved Bishop.