Running Around (and Such), Lizzie Searches for Love Series #1   -     By: Linda Byler
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It's not that she doesn't want to stay Amish, but Lizzie hates housework, dislikes babies, and loves to drive fast horses---and she knows the worldly man who delivers eggs is attracted to her. Now that she's running around, will her hijinks scare off Amish boys? Is she too spirited for her own good? 324 pages, softcover from Good Books.

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Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 324
Vendor: Good Books
Dimensions: 8.5 X 5.5 (inches)
ISBN: 1561486884
ISBN-13: 9781561486885
Availability: In Stock
Ages: 9-12
Series: Lizzie Searches for Love

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     Lizzie has never quite fit into her Amish community. She's short-tempered. She hates housework. She dislikes babies. She likes Stephen, but will she make a good wife? What will become of Lizzie? Is there room for her within her Amish community?

     
     A romance novel by an Amish writer, based on true experiences! It isn't that Lizzie doesn't want to stay Amish. It's just that there is so much to figure out. Like why can't she let her hair a little looser on top? And why can't she wear shoes with a little bit more of a heel? And will she ever really just know for a fact who she is going to marry like her next-older sister, Emma, does? And how does it happen that her just-younger sister, Mandy, is going on a date before Lizzie ever has a real one? So does it matter at all if she eats one more whoopie pie? Amos seems to like her a lot when she pounds out the ping-pong games. He even asks her to be his partner in doubles. But then he asks Ruthie if he can take her home! 
     
     It has been this way Lizzie's whole life. She has too hot a temper. She hates housework and dislikes babies. She loves driving fast horses but is petrified of going away from home for a week to work as a maud (maid). Now that Lizzie is running around, will she scare off the Amish boys with her hi-jinks manners? She has certainly attracted the attention of the egg-truck driver. A scary thrill runs through her every time the worldly man comes to pick up an order, each time extending his stay a little longer. How long will she keep this a secret from Emma—and from Mamm and Datt? What will become of Lizzie? Is she too spirited, too innocent, and almost too uninhibited for a young Amish woman?

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     Linda Byler grew up Amish and is an active member of the Amish church today. Growing up, Linda loved to read and write. In fact, she still does. She is the author of Running Around (and Such), the first novel in the “Lizzie Searches for Love” series. She is well-known within the Amish community as a columnist for a weekly Amish newspaper. Linda and her husband, their children, and grandchildren live in central Pennsylvania.

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