As Her Name Is So Is Redbird-Nurse Hal Among The Amish

Reads: 106  | Likes: 0  | Shelves: 0  | Comments: 0

More Details
Status: Finished  |  Genre: Literary Fiction  |  House: Booksie Classic
If Spring is a season of rebirth and love, Hallie Lapp's farm, at first glance, seems the place to be. What she didn't see coming after the birth of her daughter was an abandoned baby dropped off in her buggy. She couldn't imagine a runaway girl showing up on her door step. Once Nurse Hal is forced to meet the men from the Hosteller compound, life isn't the same for the Amish community. Joseph Hosteller sends his sons in search of the girl and her baby. They beat up Amish farmers and cut off their beards and their wives hair. More violence is threatened. Nurse Hal fears what will happen to her family when the Hostellers find out the girl and baby are living with her.

Table of Contents

As Her Name Is So Is Redbird-Nurse Hal Among The Amish

Submitted: August 10, 2014

If Spring is a season of rebirth and love, Hallie Lapp's farm, at first glance, seems the place to be. What she didn't see coming after the birth of her daughter was an abandoned baby dropped off in her buggy. She couldn't imagine a runaway girl showing up on her door step. Once Nurse Hal is forced to meet the men from the Hosteller compound, life isn't the same for the Amish community. Joseph Hosteller sends his sons in search of the girl and her baby. They beat up Amish farmers and cut off their beards and their wives hair. More violence is threatened. Nurse Hal fears what will happen to her family when the Hostellers find out the girl and baby are living with her. Read Chapter