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About Gathering the Threads

Finally back in the Old Order Amish world she loves,
Will Ariana’s new perspectives draw her family closer together—
or completely rip them apart?

After months away in the Englisch world, Ariana Brenneman is overjoyed to be in the Old Order Amish home where she was raised. Yet her excitement is mixed with an unexpected apprehension as she reconciles all she’s learned from her biological parents with the uncompromising teachings of her Plain community. Although her childhood friend, ex-Amish Quill Schlabach, hopes to help her navigate her new role amongst her people, Ariana’s Daed doesn’t understand why his sweet daughter is suddenly questioning his authority. What will happen if she sows seeds of unrest and rebellion in the entire family? 
 
Meanwhile, Skylar Nash has finally found her place among the large Brenneman family, but Ariana’s arrival threatens to unravel Skylar’s new identity—and her sobriety. Both Ariana and Skylar must discover the true cords that bind a family and community together and grasp tight the One who holds their authentic identities close to His heart.
 

Gathering the Threads is the third and final novel in The Amish of Summer Grove series.

About Cindy Woodsmall

Cindy Woodsmall is a New York Times and CBA bestselling author of numerous works of fiction and one of nonfiction. Her connection with the Amish community has been featured widely in national media. She lives in the foothills of the North Georgia Mountains with her family.

Product Details

352 pages | Published by WaterBrook

On Sale Date: Aug 15, 2017

Trim Size: 5-1/2 x 8-1/4

Carton Quantity: 24

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About Gathering the Threads

Finally back in the Old Order Amish world she loves, Will Ariana’s new perspectives draw her family closer together— or completely rip them apart? After months away in the Englisch world, Ariana Brenneman is overjoyed to be in the Old Order Amish home where she was raised. Yet her excitement is mixed with an unexpected apprehension as she reconciles all she’s learned from her biological parents with the uncompromising teachings of her Plain community. Although her childhood friend, ex-Amish Quill Schlabach, hopes to help her navigate her new role amongst her people, Ariana’s Daed doesn’t understand why his sweet daughter is suddenly questioning his authority. What will happen if she sows seeds of unrest and rebellion in the entire family? Meanwhile, Skylar Nash has finally found her place among the large Brenneman family, but Ariana’s arrival threatens to unravel Skylar’s new identity—and her sobriety. Both Ariana and Skylar must discover the true cords that bind a family and community together and grasp tight the One who holds their authentic identities close to His heart. Gathering the Threads is the third and final novel in The Amish of Summer Grove series.

By Tess Bissell

I did not read the back cover or the last chapter which was a first for me. I loved reading this book because of how fun it was. I never knew where things were going, which again was great. I loved thaT Ari did end up with Quill. I did not think it would happen at first. Rudy was so sweet until the end. He wanted to love Ari so badly and tried so much to do it, but they had different ideas and ways of life that it just couldn't work....

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By Joy Hannabass

MY THOUGHTS ON THIS BOOK I have been waiting to read this third book in The Amish of Summer Grove series. I loved the first two books in the series, though the first book had a very heartbreaking ending. But that part had to happen for the series to continue! Ariana Brenneman is back in her Amish home after her DNA dad let her come home earlier than expected. But she wasn't the same Ari that left months ago. Living with her English family...

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By stacie Williams

I just read Gathering the threads by Cindy Woodsmall. She is an excellent writer. It's an Amish book. It has love and God. What a wonderful story. What a wonderful writer. I have read some of her books. I like reading fictional books about Amish. 

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By JEANNIE LEWIS

The given Overview is: "Finally back in the Old Order Amish world she loves, Will Ariana's new perspectives draw her family closer together--or completely rip them apart?After months away in the Englisch world, Ariana Brenneman is overjoyed to be in the Old Order Amish home where she was raised. Yet her excitement is mixed with an unexpected apprehension as she reconciles all she's learned from her biological parents with the uncompromising...

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By Vicky Brinius

This is a heart wrenching tale of two children that were raised in separate worlds, and yet they are unsure where they belong. I have no idea where I would go. If I would stay with the family that raised me, or with my biological family? How would I know what God wanted from me? Especially as an Amish woman? How does she not question God and his plan? The author did a great job winding these questions and more into the story of family and...

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