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A Second Chance

(2019)
A novel by

 
 
How long will Edna have to wait for the love of her life? Will God reward her patience? From Linda Byler, bestselling author of Amish Romances, comes a new story with "multifaceted characters who deal with real-life issues" - Publishers Weekly

"Short, dark-haired and dark-eyed, soft and round and capable, Edna was crackling with a zest for life. There was no job too mountainous for her. She had no husband or children, and had never had a date in her life."

For years, Edna Miller has found herself drawn to Emery Hoschtettler with an attraction she can explain no better than she can put a stop to it. Other suitors come and go, but none make her feel the way she feels around Emery - that incredible floating feeling, as if she was walking on air, mixed with a painful desperation to be ever nearer to him. Despite the fact that Emery seldom seems to pay her much attention, she decides it would be unfair to marry anyone else when her heart longs only for him. He hasn't seriously dated anyone else either, so perhaps he's just waiting for the right time to ask her . . .

By the time Edna is twenty-nine, most of her family and friends have given up hope of her ever marrying. Why she didn't give that nice man Jonathan more of a chance was beyond them. Sure, he had a bit of a limp from the tractor accident, but he was kind as could be, not to mention wealthy. Was she so vain that she could only judge based on outward appearances? Well then, she could go ahead and be a maud for the rest of her life, cooking and cleaning for other families.

When Emery finally asks Edna out, she can hardly contain her joy. Everything is coming together - God is rewarding her patience! Her family will understand why she could never settle for anyone else.

But what if Emery isn't the man Edna was so sure he was? Is there something he's hiding, or is Edna simply unable to accept true love after so many years of waiting? Would God really lead her all this way, just to leave her alone again?

Genre: Inspirational

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Paperback Editions

May 2019 : USA Paperback
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Title: A Second Chance: An Amish Romance
Author(s): Linda Byler
ISBN: 1-68099-447-6 / 978-1-68099-447-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Good Books
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Audio Editions

May 2019 : Audio CD
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Title: A Second Chance: An Amish Romance
Author(s): Linda Byler
ISBN: 1-72138-578-9 / 978-1-72138-578-2
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
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May 2019 : MP3 CD
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Title: A Second Chance: An Amish Romance
Author(s): Linda Byler
ISBN: 1-72138-580-0 / 978-1-72138-580-5
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


May 2019 : USA Audio edition
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Title: A Second Chance: An Amish Romance
Author(s): Linda Byler
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
Availability: Amazon   


May 2019 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: A Second Chance: An Amish Romance
Author(s): Linda Byler
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
Availability: Amazon AU   


May 2019 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: A Second Chance: An Amish Romance
Author(s): Linda Byler
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
Availability: Amazon CA   


May 2019 : UK Audio edition
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Title: A Second Chance: An Amish Romance
Author(s): Linda Byler
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

May 2019 : USA, Australia, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: A Second Chance: An Amish Romance (Chronicles of St. Mary's Book 3)
Author(s): Linda Byler
Publisher: Good Books
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May 2019 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: A Second Chance: An Amish Romance (The Chronicles of St. Mary's Book 3)
Author(s): Linda Byler
Publisher: Good Books
Availability: Amazon UK