FREE SHIPPING FOR ORDERS OVER $99.






JOIN NOW
WISHLISTS

The Thorn (Large Print) (#01 in The Rose Trilogy Series)

Paperback|Sep 2010
Product Rating: 5(4)

$29.99

Lancaster County, with its rolling meadows and secret byways, may seem idyllic, but it is not without its thorns. THE ROSE TRILOGY is the stirring saga of two Amish sisters on the fringes of the church, and the unforeseen discoveries...

Unavailable. Out of Print. Only available while stock lasts. Other edition is available. 9780764205743
Out of Print

Free Shipping
for orders over $99.

You may also like

The Thorn (#01 in The Rose Trilogy Series) Paperback
$19.99
$19.99
in stock
eBook
The Thorn (#01 in The Rose Trilogy Series) eBook
$16.11
$16.11
in stock
eBook
The Judgment (#02 in The Rose Trilogy Series) eBook
$16.11
$16.11
in stock
eBook
The Mercy (#03 in The Rose Trilogy Series) eBook
$16.11
$16.11
in stock
The Tinderbox (Large Print) Paperback
$26.99
$26.99
in stock
The Secret (#01 in Seasons Of Grace Series) Paperback
$32.99
$32.99
in stock
The Last Bride (#05 in Home To Hickory Hollow Series) Paperback
$29.99
$29.99
in stock
The Proving Hardback
The Proving
Hardback
No rating
$28.99
$28.99
in stock
New Arrival
The Timepiece Paperback
The Timepiece
Paperback
No rating
$26.99
$26.99
in stock
The Tinderbox Hardback
$33.99
$33.99
in stock

Lancaster County, with its rolling meadows and secret byways, may seem idyllic, but it is not without its thorns. THE ROSE TRILOGY is the stirring saga of two Amish sisters on the fringes of the church, and the unforeseen discoveries that change their lives. Rose Kauffman, a spirited young woman, has a close friendship with the bishop's foster son. Nick dresses Plain and works hard but stirs up plenty of trouble too. Rose's sister cautions her against becoming too involved, but Rose is being courted by a good, Amish fellow, so dismisses the warnings. Meanwhile, Rose keeps house for an English widower but is startled when he forbids her to ever go upstairs. What is the man hiding? Rose's older sister, Hen, knows more than she should about falling for the wrong man. Unable to abandon her Amish ways, Hen is soon separated from her very modern husband. Mattie, their young daughter, must visit her father regularly, but Hen demands she wear Amish attire--and speak Pennsylvania Dutch, despit
-Publisher

PRODUCT DETAIL
  • Catalogue Code 303697
  • Product Code 9780764208157
  • ISBN 0764208152
  • EAN 9780764208157
  • Pages 448
  • Department General Books
  • Category Fiction
  • Sub-Category General
  • Publisher Bethany House Publishers
  • Publication Date Sep 2010
  • Dimensions 215 x 139 x 30mm
  • Weight 0.451kg

Beverly Lewis

Beverly Lewis was born Beverly Marie Jones in 1949, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, and grew up in the heart of 'Pennsylvania Dutch' country. She played and composed on the piano and wrote avidly from a very young age. Beverly's father was an Assemblies of God pastor, and she was raised in that denomination. However, she became fascinated with her ancestral links to the Old Order Mennonite community into which her maternal grandmother, Ada Buchwalter, had been born. Beverly's deep affinity for her Amish heritage has inspired much of her prodigious literary output - over eighty books for both children and adults.

Beverly graduated from Evangel University with a degree in Music Education, and became a schoolteacher. When her own three children were middle school age, Beverly began submitting stories to children's magazines. Her first book Mountain Bikes and Garbanzo Beans was published in 1993.

Beverly's first adult fiction, published in 1997, was the Heritage of Lancaster County trilogy, about the experiences of a young Amish woman Katie Lapp as she moves from the plain traditions of her upbringing into the modern world. Beverly has followed this award-winning bestseller with a stream of popular titles that have established her as one of our time's most beloved storytellers. Her titles include the Cul-De-Sac Kids, the Girls Only (GO!), and the Holly's Heart series for children, and the Amish based Rose, Seasons of Grace, Abram's Daughter, The Courtship of Nellie Fisher, and Annie's People series. She has received numerous awards including two Silver Angel Awards for her novels The Postcard and Annika's Secret Wish, and a Golden Book Award for The Shunning, the first volume of her Heritage of Lancaster County series.

Beverly is a member of the National League of American Pen Women as well as a Distinguished Alumnus of Evangel University. She says of her leisure:

"When I'm between writing deadlines, I enjoy hiking in the Rocky Mountains with my husband. Cooking from scratch, playing Mozart at the piano, and making family memory albums, as well as traveling to meet my devoted readers during book tours, are some of my very favorite things. I also adore reading biographies and memoirs, as well as classic literature."

She makes her home with her husband David in Colorado. In addition to their three adult children, they have three grandchildren.

Bestsellers in Fiction

Australian Author
Grace in Strange Disguise (#01 in Grace Series) Paperback
$21.99
$21.99
in stock
5in1: A Lineage of Grace Paperback
5in1: A Lineage of Grace
Paperback
(19)Rated 5 stars out of 5
$24.99
$24.99
in stock
The Tinderbox Paperback
The Tinderbox
Paperback
(1)Rated 5 stars out of 5
$22.99
$22.99
in stock
Shades of Light Paperback
Shades of Light
Paperback
(1)Rated 5 stars out of 5
$26.99
$26.99
in stock
eBook
The Outcast eBook
$4.62
$4.62
in stock
Then Sings My Soul Paperback
Then Sings My Soul
Paperback
(1)Rated 5 stars out of 5
$18.99
$18.99
in stock
Australian Author
Grace in Deep Waters (#03 in Grace Series) Paperback
$24.99
$24.99
in stock