Category: Amish

New Releases I’m Excited About: Spring/Summer 2018 Amish Fiction

New Releases I’m Excited About: Spring/Summer 2018 Amish Fiction

Posted April 20, 2018 / 11 Comments

It’s Friday – hooray! And consulting my handy dandy schedule for this week’s New Releases post tells me that means we get to look at the upcoming Amish Fiction books coming out in May-August! It’s a mix of contemporary, historical (maybe?) and suspense – all with Amish characters and/or settings. […]


Series Blitz (and a Giveaway!): Journey to Pleasant Prairie by Jan Drexler

Series Blitz (and a Giveaway!): Journey to Pleasant Prairie by Jan Drexler

Posted April 11, 2018 / 36 Comments

Welcome to the Journey to Pleasant Prairie series blitz tour, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Throughout the week, you will see excerpts and spotlights from each individual book, as well as information on the first book in Jan’s new Civil-War era series! About the Journey to Pleasant Prairie Series Goodreads […]



First Line Friday (week 100): Upon a Spring Breeze

First Line Friday (week 100): Upon a Spring Breeze

Posted April 6, 2018 / 36 Comments

Happy Friday! Welcome to a special Spring Edition of First Line Fridays, hosted by Hoarding Books!!! Since it’s Friday, it’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. I will return to my spotlight of award nominees next week, but this week […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Shelley Shepard Gray & His Risk

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Shelley Shepard Gray & His Risk

Posted March 24, 2018 / 8 Comments

Hi friends! I love chatting with Shelley Shepard Gray, any chance I get, and today she’s here to talk about the character who has lingered with me the most from His Risk. An undercover English DEA agent will do anything to protect the Amish girl he loves. Calvin Fisher left […]


Welcome to The Amish Nanny’s Sweetheart (Jan Drexler) Blog Tour & Giveaway!

Welcome to The Amish Nanny’s Sweetheart (Jan Drexler) Blog Tour & Giveaway!

Posted March 19, 2018 / 34 Comments

Welcome to The Amish Nanny’s Sweetheart blog tour and giveaway, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Title: The Amish Nanny’s Sweetheart Author: Jan Drexler Publisher: Love Inspired Historical Release Date: March 1, 2018 Genre: Inspirational Historical Amish Fiction Love in Plain Sight As nanny for her nephew, Judith Lapp’s finally part […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): His Risk by Shelley Shepard Gray

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): His Risk by Shelley Shepard Gray

Posted March 14, 2018 / 15 Comments

An undercover English DEA agent will do anything to protect the Amish girl he loves. Calvin Fisher left the Amish community at fourteen and never looked back. Only his brother’s illness can bring him back to Hart County. Now, as Calvin works to make amends, he meets Alice, a local […]


First Line Friday (week 94): Written in Love

First Line Friday (week 94): Written in Love

Posted February 23, 2018 / 37 Comments

Happy Friday! And welcome to First Line Fridays, hosted by Hoarding Books!!! Since it’s Friday, it’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. I’m continuing my feature of recent award nominees/finalists that I haven’t previously used for a FLF post. The […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Love by the Numbers by Laura V. Hilton

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Love by the Numbers by Laura V. Hilton

Posted February 15, 2018 / 26 Comments

After her fiancé dies in a buggy accident, Lydia Hershberger is invited to Jamesport to manage her Mennonite aunt’s gift store while her aunt and uncle are on a mission trip. While there, Lydia gets acquainted with her aentie’s best friend, Bethel Bontrager, and her grown son, Caleb. Lydia is […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Molly Jebber & Liza’s Second Chance

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Molly Jebber & Liza’s Second Chance

Posted February 5, 2018 / 37 Comments

As part of the Celebrate Lit blog tour for Liza’s Second Chance, I’m delighted to welcome Molly Jebber to the blog today! Molly Jebber’s books have been featured on Publisher’s Weekly’s Best Ten Recommended Reads, in USA Today’s HEA, Romantic Times and many other media sites. She’s tours and speaks […]




Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Kappy King and the Puppy Kaper

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Kappy King and the Puppy Kaper

Posted January 4, 2018 / 37 Comments

Content to be unmarried and plain-spoken, Kathryn “Kappy” King is an odd-woman-out in the Amish community of Blue Sky, Pennsylvania. But she’s skilled at making the special kapps local women need to cover their hair. And she might be the only one who can unearth the danger hiding in this […]


New Releases I’m Excited About: Winter 2018 Amish Fiction

New Releases I’m Excited About: Winter 2018 Amish Fiction

Posted December 30, 2017 / 10 Comments

Continuing with our week of posts about the upcoming new releases that I’m excited about!! I’m picky about the Amish Fiction I read but these authors are always a good bet 🙂 Here is the schedule of posts so you can catch up on what you’ve missed & zero in […]






Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Gift by Shelley Shepard Gray

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Gift by Shelley Shepard Gray

Posted November 14, 2017 / 7 Comments

New York Times Bestselling Author Shelley Shepard Gray gifts us with a special Christmas story about love and blessings in this next book in her Amish of Hart County series. The Schwartz family is happy to be spending Christmas on their new farm in Hart County. But when Susanna Schwartz […]