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The Waiting

book cover image The Waiting

In 1928, Minka was on a picnic when she was assaulted. Suddenly this innocent farm girl—who still thought the stork brought babies—was pregnant. The baby was secretly born, named Betty Jane, and given up for adoption. 

Almost eighty years later, Minka whispered her impossible prayer for the first time: "Lord, I’d like to see Betty Jane before I die. Written by Minka’s granddaughter, The Waiting brings three generations together to tell a story of faith that triumphs.

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