Thursday, February 14, 2013

Review:Though Mountains Fall by:Dale Cramer

About the Book:
Inspired by Actual Events!
"I want you to promise you will always be my sister."
There were tears in Miriam’s eyes as their foreheads touched and Rachel whispered, "No matter what. Always."
Now in its fourth year, the Amish settlement in Mexico is thriving. But as new settlers arrive, sons and daughters marry, babies are born, and crops grow thick, a storm looms on the horizon. And Caleb Bender knows--perhaps better than anyone--that the worst of storms don't come from the western skies.They come on horseback.
When their very existence is threatened, the Amish turn to the Mexican government for help, only to discover that the rulers of men are fickle and security is an illusion. Tried by fire and riven by war, Caleb and Domingo come to understand that the kingdom of God is not to be found in land or buildings or gold or armies, but in the hearts of peaceful men trying to feed their families.
Watching helplessly as daughters Rachel, Miriam, and Emma are drawn inexorably toward their separate destinies, Caleb is forced to confront the most important decision of his life.

About the Author:
Dale Cramer is the author of the bestselling and critically acclaimed novel Levi's Will, based on the story of Dale's father, a runaway Amish man. Dale's latest series, THE DAUGHTERS OF CALEB BENDER, is based on an Amish colony in the mountains of Mexico where three generations of his family lived in the 1920s. He currently lives in Georgia with his wife of 36 years, two sons and a Bernese Mountain Dog named Rupert. Visit him on his Web site at

My Review:
Dale Cramer's latest book in the The Daughters of Caleb Bender series is taking us to what life is like now as the Bender family is in their fourth year at the Mexico Amish settlement. Up until now alot of things have taken place and happen to this nice, Amish family. After the most recent death of one of Caleb and Martha's sons and the recent kidnapping and escape of their daughter. The captor and killer decides to return for revenge and his revenge he does not take lightly.

Just when Miriam does something that drives her away from her family. She thinks she will never see them again and then she turns around to see her family. Who does she have to thank? The army of individuals that are looking to seek revenge. The Lord definitely works in mysterious ways indeed. Will Miriam's relationship with her family be restored? Will the entire village be wiped out because of this very cruel man and his army of banditos?

**Disclosure** This book was provided to me by Bethany House for my honest review.

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