Sisters of the Quilt
Books in series3
UNABRIDGED
(4.4 based on 136 ratings)
  • 1

    When the Heart Cries

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 50 mins)
    • By Cindy Woodsmall
    • Narrated By Jill Shellabarger
    Overall
    (50)
    Performance
    (26)
    Story
    (28)

    Despite being raised in a traditional Old Order Amish family, 17-year-old Hannah Lapp desires to break with custom, forgo baptism into the faith, and marry outside the cloistered community. She's been in love with Mennonite Paul Waddell for three years, and before returning to college for his senior year, Paul asks Hannah to be his wife. Hannah accepts, aware that her marriage will change her relationship with her family forever.

    Stevon says: "What a story........."
    What a story.........

    This was a great book. Several months ago I read an article in the Wall Street Journal, of all plaes, about 3 authors, W Brunstetter, B Lewis, and Ms..Show More »

    Reviewed on November 05 2009 by Stevon (Tempe, AZ, United States)
  • 2

    When the Morning Comes: Sisters of the Quilt, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 58 mins)
    • By Cindy Woodsmall
    • Narrated By Jill Shellabarger
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (40)
    Performance
    (19)
    Story
    (18)

    Her relationship with fiance Paul Waddell in tatters, Hannah Lapp has fled her secluded Old Order Amish community in hopes of finding a new home in Ohio with her shunned aunt. Hampered by limited education and hiding her true identity, Hannah struggles to navigate the confusing world of the Englischers.

    Back in Owl's Perch, Pennsylvania, Paul is wracked with regret over his treatment of Hannah.

    Patricia says: "When Morning Comes"
    When Morning Comes

    a pleasant diversion in the story; not greatly compelling, mildly entertaining but not very substantial

    Reviewed on April 20 2009 by Patricia (Solvang, CA, United States)
  • 3

    When the Soul Mends

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 33 mins)
    • By Cindy Woodsmall
    • Narrated By Jill Shellabarger
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (46)
    Performance
    (26)
    Story
    (29)

    After receiving a desperate and confusing call from her sister, Hannah Lapp reluctantly returns to the Old Order Amish community of her Pennsylvania childhood. Having fled in disgrace more than two years earlier, she finally has settled into a satisfying role in the Englischer world. She also has found love and a new family with the wealthy Martin Palmer and the children she is helping him raise.

    Stevon says: "the saga continues"
    the saga continues

    Wow, just blew right through the 3rd anf final book of the trilogy. I really, really enjoyed this series. This one ranked right up there with the fi..Show More »

    Reviewed on December 14 2009 by Stevon (Tempe, AZ, United States)