After a serious accident leaves Amish school teacher Jolene Yoder profoundly deaf, she leaves home to learn how to read lips and communicate using sign language. But two years later, a family with children who have been deaf since birth moves to Jolene's hometown, and she is asked to return as their teacher.
Jolene finds herself attracted to her newest student, Lonnie Hershberger. Love-shy Lonnie sees no future in becoming emotionally tied to Jolene, for how could he hope to protect her, if he cant even hear? Meanwhile, Ella Miller is worried Jake will end up breaking her cousin Jolene's heart. Little does Ella know that Jake is interested in her, not Jolene.
[Wanda E. Brunstetter; (2010) 293 pages; soft cover]