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Running Around (and Such)

Running Around (and Such)

(The first book in the Lizzie Searches for Love series)
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A romance novel by an Amish writer, based on true experiences! It isn't that Lizzie doesn't want to stay Amish. It's just that there is so much to figure out. Like why can't she let her hair a little looser on top? And why can't she wear shoes with a little bit more of a heel? And will she ever really just know for a fact who she is going to marry like her next-older sister, Emma, does? And how does it happen that her just-younger sister, Mandy, is going on a date before Lizzie ever has a real one? So does it matter at all if she eats one more whoopie pie? Amos seems to like her a lot when she pounds out the ping-pong games. He even asks her to be his partner in doubles. But then he asks Ruthie if he can take her home! It has been this way Lizzie's whole life. She has too hot a temper. She hates housework and dislikes babies. She loves driving fast horses but is petrified of going away from home for a week to work as a maud (maid). Now that Lizzie is running around, will she scare off the Amish boys with her hi-jinks manners? She has certainly attracted the attention of the egg-truck driver. A scary thrill runs through her every time the worldly man comes to pick up an order, each time extending his stay a little longer. How long will she keep this a secret from Emma - and from Mamm and Datt? What will become of Lizzie? Is she too spirited, too innocent, and almost too uninhibited for a young Amish woman?

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Paperback Editions

May 2010 : USA Paperback
Title: Running Around (And Such) (Lizzie Searches for Love, Book 1)
Author(s): Linda Byler
ISBN: 1-56148-688-4 / 978-1-56148-688-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Good Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

August 2009 : USA Paperback
Title: The Running Around and Such
Author(s): Linda Byler
ISBN: 1-56148-668-X / 978-1-56148-668-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Good Books
Availability: Amazon CA   

Audio Editions

March 2015 : USA Audio edition
Title: Running Around (and Such)
Author(s): Linda Byler
Publisher: Audible Studios
Availability: Amazon   

Kindle Editions

February 2015 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: Running Around (and such): A Novel Based On True Experiences From An Amish Writer! (Lizzie Searches for Love)
Author(s): Linda Byler
Publisher: Good Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

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