Feather in the Straw by H.C. Iser
Claire runs a wildlife rehabilitation center in an old school building on the Florida Panhandle. Claire’s lawyer husband Harvey is an Orthodox Jew who has recently found Jesus; while spiritually confused Claire gravitates toward atheism.
As a couple they are struggling to come to terms with infertility issues in mid-life, when a sibling group of six orphaned children are mistakenly dropped off on their door step.
Despite Harvey’s failing health; Harvey and Claire take the children in as their own. Everything seems to be falling into place, until Claire discovers that she’s wrongly being suspected in an organized crime ring.