The Resource The midwife, Jolina Petersheim, (electronic resource)

The midwife, Jolina Petersheim, (electronic resource)

Label
The midwife
Title
The midwife
Statement of responsibility
Jolina Petersheim
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Since the day Rhoda Mummau was baptized into the Old Order Mennonite Church and became the head midwife of Hopen Haus, she's been torn between the needs of the unwed mothers under her care and her desire to conceal the secrets of her past. Contact with the outside world could provide medical advantages, but remaining secluded in the community gives her the anonymity she craves. Graduate student Beth Winslow is on a path she never would have chosen. Heartbroken after surrendering a baby to adoption, she devotes herself to her studies until she becomes pregnant again, this time as a surrogate. But when early tests indicate possible abnormalities, Beth is unprepared for the parents' decision to end the pregnancy-and for the fierce love she feels for this unborn child. Desperate, she flees the city and seeks refuge at Hopen House. Past and present collide when a young woman named Amelia arrives to the sweeping countryside bearing secrets of her own. As Amelia's due date draws near, Rhoda must face her past and those she thought she had left behind in order for the healing power of love and forgiveness to set them all free
Summary
Past and present collide when Rhoda shows up at the Hopen Haus and forces Beth to confront her past
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10326330
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Petersheim, Jolina
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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True
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  • Midwives
  • Mennonites
  • Single women
Target audience
adult
Label
The midwife, Jolina Petersheim, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11283561
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781414396002
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11283561
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The midwife, Jolina Petersheim, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11283561
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781414396002
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11283561
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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