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The Shunning

November 4, 2012
Jerry Waterman, Marshalltown , Times-Republican

Some years ago my wife asked me to read a book by Beverly Lewis, called "The Shunning." Beverly wrote about the communities we annually visit; the towns of Lancaster County, Pa. I don't read fiction but Kathy convinced me that I might enjoy it. While in Pennsylvania this fall, we visited those communities again. While we were there, a play was presented - how the Amish folks try to rebuke the rebellious attitudes of young people. Beverly's book contained a section on this which is called "Shunning."



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