Saloma Miller Furlong
Author and Speaker


I am the author of:


Bonnet Strings: An Amish

Woman's Ties to Two Worlds


published by Herald Press in 2014





Why I Left the Amish

(Out of print on January 1, 2021)


Published by Michigan State University Press.

It became a finalist for the 2011

Foreword Reviews “Book of the Year Award” (BOTYA)


My story has been featured in the PBS

 documentaries "The Amish" and

 "The Amish: Shunned"

on American Experience.




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