Tag: Amish fiction


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): This Passing Hour by Leslie Gould

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): This Passing Hour by Leslie Gould

Posted November 28, 2023 / 18 Comments

THIS PASSING HOUR by Leslie Gould SERIES: Amish Memories #2 GENRE: Dual Timeline / Amish Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: Bethany House RELEASE DATE: November 28, 2023 PAGES: 400 After the death of her parents, Mennonite Brenna Zimmerman relocates to the Lancaster County farm of her Old Order Amish grandparents. There, she […]



Book Review: Thanksgiving Blessing by Marta Perry

Book Review: Thanksgiving Blessing by Marta Perry

Posted October 23, 2023 / 3 Comments

THANKSGIVING BLESSING by Marta Perry SERIES: Amish Holiday #3 GENRE: Contemporary/Amish Romance (Inspirational) PUBLISHER: Berkley RELEASE DATE: October 24, 2023 PAGES: 270 When Promise Glen is struck by a vandalism spree around the Thanksgiving holiday, a community’s values—and two weathered hearts—are put to the test. As a widow with two-year-old […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): The Heirloom by Beverly Lewis

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): The Heirloom by Beverly Lewis

Posted September 12, 2023 / 41 Comments

THE HEIRLOOM by Beverly Lewis SERIES: The Heritage of Lancaster County #0.5 (prequel) GENRE: Contemporary Amish Fiction (Christian) PUBLISHER: Bethany House RELEASE DATE: September 12, 2023 PAGES: 336 This heartwarming prequel to The Shunning is a tender story of love, belonging, and the courage to move forward. After her widowed […]


June 2023 New Releases

June 2023 New Releases

Posted June 1, 2023 / 6 Comments

Happy June! A new month brings new books, and there are SO MANY great books on my radar in June! There are over 90 titles on this list of June 2023 New Releases, and they comprise a range of genres – contemporary, historical, cozy mystery, suspense, Amish fiction, children’s books, […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Leslie Gould & A Brighter Dawn

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Leslie Gould & A Brighter Dawn

Posted March 28, 2023 / 23 Comments

Please join me in welcoming author Leslie Gould to the blog today to chat about her new dual timeline Amish novel, A Brighter Dawn! Leslie Gould is the #1 bestselling and award-winning author of over forty novels, including the Sisters of Lancaster County series and the Plain Patterns series. She […]





Author Interview: Marta Perry & The Second Christmas

Author Interview: Marta Perry & The Second Christmas

Posted September 27, 2022 / 1 Comment

Please join me in welcoming author Marta Perry to the blog to chat about her new Christmas romance, The Second Christmas! Marta Perry is the author of more than seventy inspirational romance novels, including the Promise Glen series, the Pleasant Valley series, and the Keepers of the Promise trilogy. Marta […]


Book Review: Amish Jane Doe by Shelley Shepard Gray

Book Review: Amish Jane Doe by Shelley Shepard Gray

Posted September 25, 2022 / 5 Comments

AMISH JANE DOE by Shelley Shepard Gray SERIES: Inspirational Cold Case Collection GENRE: Inspirational Romantic Mystery/Suspense PUBLISHER: Love Inspired Cold Case RELEASE DATE: August 23, 2022 PAGES: 228 He left her without a word… Now he needs her help to catch a killer Escaping his Amish community as a teen […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Cindy Woodsmall & Yesterday’s Gone

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Cindy Woodsmall & Yesterday’s Gone

Posted September 8, 2022 / 16 Comments

So delighted to welcome the wonderful Cindy Woodsmall back to the blog today to chat about her new novel, Yesterday’s Gone, and some interesting discoveries in her family tree! YESTERDAY’S GONE by Cindy Woodsmall & Erin Woodsmall GENRE: Inspirational Amish Fiction / Time Travel PUBLISHER: Tyndale House RELEASE DATE: August […]


New Releases I’m Excited About: Late 2022 Amish Fiction

New Releases I’m Excited About: Late 2022 Amish Fiction

Posted September 3, 2022 / 8 Comments

Happy Saturday! We’re continuing our look at upcoming new releases I want to read, and we’ve arrived at Amish fiction – a post where I group contemporary, historical, and mystery/suspense reads that take place in Amish settings, with Amish characters. Since I’m pretty selective in this genre, the Late 2022 […]



Book Review: His Amish Sweetheart by Jennifer Beckstrand

Book Review: His Amish Sweetheart by Jennifer Beckstrand

Posted July 12, 2022 / 5 Comments

HIS AMISH SWEETHEART by Jennifer Beckstrand SERIES: The Petersheim Brothers #3 GENRE: Inspirational Contemporary Romance / Amish PUBLISHER: Zebra Books RELEASE DATE: June 28, 2022 PAGES: 325 Fondly nicknamed “The Peanut Butter Brothers,” Andrew, Abraham, and Austin Petersheim skillfully run one of Wisconsin’s most cherished family businesses. But their mischievous […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Amish Cradle Conspiracy by Dana R. Lynn

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Amish Cradle Conspiracy by Dana R. Lynn

Posted June 17, 2022 / 11 Comments

Welcome to the Blog Tour for Amish Cradle Conspiracy by Dana R. Lynn, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Keep reading for an excerpt! AMISH CRADLE CONSPIRACY by Dana R. Lynn SERIES: Amish Country Justice #13 GENRE: Inspirational Romantic Suspense PUBLISHER: Love Inspired Suspense RELEASE DATE: May 24, 2022 PAGES: 212 […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Mary Alford & Among the Innocent

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Mary Alford & Among the Innocent

Posted June 7, 2022 / 26 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Mary Alford to the blog today to chat about her new romantic suspense, Among the Innocent – a book that’s at the top of my TBR list!! Mary Alford is a USA Today bestselling author who loves giving her readers the unexpected, combining unforgettable characters […]


Book Review: Forbidden Truth by Debra Torres

Book Review: Forbidden Truth by Debra Torres

Posted May 31, 2022 / 2 Comments

FORBIDDEN TRUTH by Debra Torres SERIES: Willow Brook: Secrets of the Pen #2 GENRE: Inspirational Amish Romance/Mystery PUBLISHER: Elk Lake Publishing, Inc. RELEASE DATE: April 15, 2022 PAGES: 320 What happens when living the dream means losing yourself? Johanna Yoder can breathe again. Willow Brook’s once tyrannical Bishop Zook has […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Books With Bookish Characters

Top Ten Tuesday: Books With Bookish Characters

Posted May 10, 2022 / 6 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday is books with bookish characters and what a fun topic that is! It’s also a neverending one haha so I limited myself to releases within the last year or we would be here for about five posts worth of content. Be they […]