The Resource An Unexpected Match

An Unexpected Match

Label
An Unexpected Match
Title
An Unexpected Match
Statement of responsibility
Gayle Roper
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Rachel Beiler loves her job as the teacher in her Amish community. She's obedient, humble, and compliant and tries to keep the ordnung to the best of her ability. But Rachel has a secret—something that could get her shunned if she's found out. She loves knowledge and yearns for a college education.After serving a dozen years in the Army, Rob Lanier has returned from Afghanistan. But now that he's home again, he's constantly reminded of his family's fall from grace. His father—once a highly respected and wealthy community leader—has disgraced the family, and Rob can't find it in his heart to forgive him.When Rachel and Rob meet, sparks fly. But when a series of frightening events surrounding Rachel's brother Johnny brings Rachel's world crashing down around her, this unlikely match between an Amish teacher and an Englischer ex-soldier seems to be God's perfect answer
Summary
Widow Rachel Beiler struggles to reconcile her Amish faith, which forbids higher education, with the love of learning that leads her to secretly enroll in college, especially after she meets English veteran Rob Lanier at college
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
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10350892
Cataloging source
BT
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Roper, Gayle
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Fiction
  • Literature
  • Romance
  • Christian Fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
An Unexpected Match
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780736956192
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
An Unexpected Match
Publication
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780736956192
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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