STILL LIFE IN SHADOWS
Here’s a wonderful book filled with romance, a little mystery and a chance at redemption and forgiveness. Wisler is a talented writer who delivers what readers expect in Amish books, with a few bonus surprises for them to savor.
Gideon Miller left his Amish roots in Carlisle, Penn.,15 years ago. He has become known as the “Getaway Savior” to Amish boys and girls who wish to leave and become English, helping them get on their feet. He is reunited briefly with his brother, Moriah; after Moriah dies, Gideon travels back home to honor his brother’s burial wishes. He realizes he must come to terms with his past in order to face his future. (RIVER NORTH, Aug., 304 pp., $14.99)