Release Date: July 2017
Page Count: 336
Size: 5 1/2 x 8 1/2
Case Lot Quantity: 40
A Letter from Lancaster County
Two Sisters Get a Second Chance at Life and Love
Her mother’s untimely death, a struggling marriage, a strained relationship with her sister, Rose, and regrets over what might have been haunt her. Despite being a wife and mother, she feels she has little to show for her life.
Still single, she longs for a husband and children. But Angela has all that and still isn’t happy. Rose wants to be closer to her older sister, but she and Angela couldn’t be more different. Both strong women, will their sibling rivalry ever end?
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When a letter arrives from Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, Angela and Rose decide to visit Aunt Silvia, their mother’s Mennonite sister, in the heart of Amish country. This vacation could provide the opportunity both sisters need to sort out their issues. And yet instead of finding a new way of connecting with each other, Angela and Rose discover surprising family secrets that add to their strife and threaten Rose’s romance with a new beau.
Through it all, the two sisters must find the faith necessary to face their personal problems and allow God to restore hope and healing to their hearts and relationship as only He can.
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"Fans of Kate Lloyd will adore this new women's fiction set in Amish country. Dynamic protagonists and an increasingly tense narrative set the scene for a heart-wrenching and engaging story."
—Laura V. Hilton, author of The Amish Wanderer
"Two sisters, one man, and a Mennonite farm are at the heart of Kate Lloyd's new novel about family ties. When Angela and Rose, sisters who are opposite in every way, return to their mother's childhood home, they come to grips with issues long neglected...and emerge from the visit transformed. Lloyd's fine storytelling in A Letter from Lancaster County will captivate and delight fans."
—Suzanne Woods Fisher, bestselling author of The Quieting
"Kate Lloyd's newest novel offers an insightful look into the lives and loves of two very different sisters. While dealing sensitively with the very real issues of temptation, brokenness, and unforgiveness, Lloyd manages to avoid pat answers while still offering the hope of redemption. A Letter from Lancaster County is a thoroughly engaging read."
—Ann Tatlock, award-winning author of Once Beyond a Time
"Kate Lloyd's A Letter from Lancaster County is a wonderful read. I was wrapped up in Angela and Rose's story from the first page and couldn't read it fast enough. Kate has a way of writing that feels fresh and new. It was descriptive, meaningful, at times humorous, and always gripping. Anyone who picks up a novel by Kate Lloyd is in for a treat."
—Shelley Shephard Gray, New York Times and USA Today bestselling author
"From the first page, I was drawn into this lovely story and felt as if I were walking with the characters through the plain and simple community in Lancaster County. This book will touch your heart."
—Vannetta Chapman, author of Anna's Healing
"A Letter from Lancaster County is a touching story that explores the way relationships intertwine and the varying ways people interpret the same truths. This book drew me in from the beginning, kept me guessing, and touched my heart—everything I want in a book. Highly recommended."
—Beth Wiseman, bestselling author of the Daughters of the Promise series