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Plain Perfect (Daughters of the Promise, Bk 1)
Plain Perfect - Daughters of the Promise, Bk 1
Author: Beth Wiseman
A search for peace in Amish country proves anything but simple for a woman on the run from life... and herself. On the rolling plains of Lancaster County, PA., Lillian Miller is searching for her grandparents' house... and so much more. After years of neglect and abuse, she's turning to a lifestyle of simplicity among the Amish to find h...  more »
ISBN-13: 9781595547569
ISBN-10: 1595547568
Publication Date: 2008
Pages: 305
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.

4.5 stars, based on 22 ratings
Publisher: Thomas Nelson
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover, Audio CD
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reviewed Plain Perfect (Daughters of the Promise, Bk 1) on + 234 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 3
Great job on her first novel. I have read several Amish fictional books, and I would certainly say she keeps up with the best of the other authors I have read. This is the first book of what I believe to be a series of 3. Very quick and easy read!
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Helpful Score: 1
This book is great for people that are completely unfamiliar with the Amish lifestyle. It provides a good story along with the main tenants of the Amish faith because the main character, Lillian, has to learn everything about the Amish lifestyle from the ground up. While the story is not much different than other Amish stories currently available, I did like that the daughter born to an Amish woman found herself joining the Amish community after years of not knowing much about her Amish family. However, I wish more of her backstory had been explained with the boyfriend she left behind because of his controlling and abusive nature.

All in all, a very good read, and a great start to what I'm sure will be an excellent series.
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Helpful Score: 1
Beth Wiseman is an outstanding author. I highly recommend her Amish fiction books. They are touching and inspiring!
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