A reluctant bride: Amish of Birch Creek Series, Book 1
She never wanted to marry. He hopes to make amends for past wrongs. Can love find a way to heal both of their hearts?
Sadie Schrock swore she would never marry. All of her other Amish friends could court and marry--she was content to manage the family business and eventually take it over when her parents are ready to retire. But all of that changes when a reckless driver kills both of her parents and seriously injures her younger sister. With mounting hospital bills adding to the pile of debt her parents left behind, Sadie is left with no choice: she must marry. And not just any man--the man who saw her at her weakest and walked away.
Aden knows what his brother did to Sadie years ago was inexcusable. And every day since that incident, Aden has lived with the guilt for not intervening sooner. When he is faced with the chance to protect Sadie once again, he can't let her down--even if it means living with the scorn of the woman he loves for the rest of his life.
Working alongside Aden at the store, Sadie realizes he isn't the same boy who once betrayed her. Just when Sadie starts to let her guard down and perhaps develop feelings for her new husband, dangerous secrets are revealed. Now everything Sadie has worked so hard to protect is threatened, and she must find a way to save her family--and herself.
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|Full title||reluctant bride|
|Last Update||2018-05-22 23:05:13PM|
|Last Indexed||2018-05-22 23:55:21PM|
|available_at_catalog||Edmondson Pike, Edmondson Pike Kids, Goodlettsville, Hermitage, Hermitage Kids, Inglewood, Old Hickory|
|collection_catalog||Fiction, Large Print|
|detailed_location_catalog||Edmondson Pike - Adult Fiction, Goodlettsville - Adult Fiction, Hermitage - Adult Fiction, Inglewood - Adult Large Print, Old Hickory - Adult Fiction, Old Hickory - Adult Large Print|
|display_description||"When tragedy strikes an independent Amish woman, she must accept a marriage proposal from the man she vowed never to marry. As the oldest daughter in an Amish family, Sadie's life was mapped out since the day she was born. She would join the church, marry an Amish man, and eventually she and her husband would take over her family's store. But when her parents unexpectedly die in a buggy accident, her life goes into a tailspin. Determined to keep her parents' legacy alive, Sadie works harder than ever to provide for herself and her younger sisters. However, the bishop is unwilling to let a young woman manage the property and business all on her own. He gives Sadie two choices: marry his son, Aden, or relinquish the business and land to the community. Not willing to give up on her dream, she weds Aden, resigning herself to a loveless marriage. But while working with Aden at the store, Sadie realizes he isn't the same boy who had betrayed her in the past. In fact, she begins to look forward to the time they spend together, getting to know the man with a kind heart and gentle smile. Just when Sadie starts to let her guard down and perhaps develop feelings for her new husband, several dangerous secrets are revealed. Now everything Sadie has worked so hard to protect is threatened, and she must find a way to save her family -- and herself. "--|
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|isbn||162899830, 9780718033156, 9780718033255, 9781515920830, 9781628998306|
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|owning_library_catalog||Nashville Public Library|
|owning_location_catalog||Edmondson Pike, Edmondson Pike Kids, Goodlettsville, Hermitage, Hermitage Kids, Inglewood, Old Hickory|
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|series||Amish of Birch Creek novels|
|series_with_volume||Amish of Birch Creek novels|1|
|subject_facet||Amish -- Fiction, Christian fiction, American, Large type books, Love stories, American, Married people -- Fiction|
|title_display||A reluctant bride|
|title_full||A Reluctant Bride, A Reluctant Bride Amish of Birch Creek Series, Book 1, A reluctant bride / Kathleen Fuller, A reluctant bride [text (large print)] / Kathleen Fuller|
|title_short||A reluctant bride|
|title_sub||Amish of Birch Creek Series, Book 1|
|topic_facet||Amish, Christian Fiction, Christian fiction, American, Fiction, Large type books, Literature, Love stories, American, Married people, Romance|