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The Hallowed Ones

The Hallowed Ones

ISBN: 0547859260

Title: The Hallowed Ones

Author: Laura Bickle

KDL Description:

HORROR TEEN BICKLE

Amish teen Katie smuggles a gravely injured young man, an outsider, into her family’s barn despite the elders’ ruling that no one can come in or out of the community while some mysterious and massive unrest is wreaking havoc in the “English” world.

Amazon Description:

Katie is on the verge of her Rumspringa, the time in Amish life when teenagers can get a taste of the real world. But the real world comes to her in this dystopian tale with a philosophical bent. Rumors of massive unrest on the “Outside” abound. Something murderous is out there. Amish elders make a rule: No one goes outside, and no outsiders come in. But when Katie finds a gravely injured young man, she can’t leave him to die. She smuggles him into her family’s barn-at what cost to her community? The suspense of this vividly told, truly horrific thriller will keep the pages turning.