The Rapture of Canaan
Title: The Rapture of Canaan
Author: Sheri Reynolds
Ninah Huff, the teenage granddaughter of the founder of an isolated religious community, causes controversy when she is discovered to be pregnant with what she claims is a holy child.
At the Church of Fire and Brimstone and God’s Almighty Baptizing Wind, Grandpa Herman makes the rules for everyone, and everyone obeys, or else. Try as she might, Ninah can’t resist her prayer partner, James, and finds herself pregnant. She fears the wrath of Grandpa Herman, the congregation and God Himself. But the events that follow show Ninah that God’s ways are more mysterious than even Grandpa Herman understands.