This great granddaughter of Ellie belongs to a close knit Amish family and community in Ohio. Polly's dad says they can earn more money in Texas to pay off their farm in Ohio. But he does not understand Polly's need for companionship. Polly finds a friend in Rose Ann, an 'englisch' girl her age. Then she secretly sneaks out with Tom Dawson, a cowboy and rodeo performer. Tragedy stalks her. Will she find her way back to her Amish roots? Recommended for ages 8 to 12.