Tag: Amish romance

Book Review: Courage in the Storm by Laurel Blount

Book Review: Courage in the Storm by Laurel Blount

Posted April 30, 2023 / 11 Comments

COURAGE IN THE STORM by Laurel Blount SERIES: John’s Mill Amish Romance #3 GENRE: Inspirational Contemporary Romance / Amish PUBLISHER: Berkley RELEASE DATE: April 25, 2023 PAGES: 334 In this powerful Amish romance, an isolated woman and a compassionate man learn that love can build a bridge between their two […]


Book Review: The Gift of Faith by Kristen McKanagh

Book Review: The Gift of Faith by Kristen McKanagh

Posted April 23, 2023 / 2 Comments

THE GIFT OF FAITH by Kristen McKanagh SERIES: Unexpected Gifts #3 GENRE: Contemporary Romance/Amish (Clean) PUBLISHER: Berkley RELEASE DATE: April 11, 2023 PAGES: 301 The rewards of faith are plentiful in this sweet Amish romance from the author of The Gift of Joy. The quietest of the three Kanagy boys, […]


Book Review: Once Upon a Buggy by Shelley Shepard Gray

Book Review: Once Upon a Buggy by Shelley Shepard Gray

Posted April 3, 2023 / 6 Comments

ONCE UPON A BUGGY by Shelley Shepard Gray SERIES: The Amish of Apple Creek #2 GENRE: Inspirational Contemporary/Amish Romance PUBLISHER: Kensington Books RELEASE DATE: March 28, 2023 PAGES: 254 This sweet Amish retelling of Beauty and the Beast from New York Times and USA Today bestselling and award-winning author Shelley […]



Book Review: Happily Ever Amish by Shelley Shepard Gray

Book Review: Happily Ever Amish by Shelley Shepard Gray

Posted March 19, 2023 / 6 Comments

HAPPILY EVER AMISH by Shelley Shepard Gray SERIES: The Amish of Apple Creek #1 GENRE: Inspirational Contemporary/Amish Romance PUBLISHER: Kensington RELEASE DATE: October 25, 2022 PAGES: 274 Combining the appeal of a small-town Amish setting and favorite romance tropes, New York Times bestselling author Shelley Shepard Gray—one of the most […]


Book Review: The Promise of Easter by Marta Perry

Book Review: The Promise of Easter by Marta Perry

Posted February 11, 2023 / 2 Comments

THE PROMISE OF EASTER by Marta Perry SERIES: An Amish Holiday #2 GENRE: Inspirational Contemporary/Amish Romance PUBLISHER: Berkley RELEASE DATE: February 7, 2023 PAGES: 269 As Promise Glen prepares for the Easter season, one woman discovers that forgiveness is freedom—and maybe forever after. Anna Stoltzfus lives a quiet but fulfilling […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Once Upon a Book Title

Top Ten Tuesday: Once Upon a Book Title

Posted January 30, 2023 / 14 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today is a freebie for Top Ten Tuesday, so I decided to see what books on my TBR list have titles that begin with the classic ‘Once Upon A Time’. Only, instead of ‘time’ these titles have substituted a multitude of word possibilities. Nothing makes me settle into […]



Book Review: Her Heart’s Desire by Shelley Shepard Gray

Book Review: Her Heart’s Desire by Shelley Shepard Gray

Posted January 22, 2023 / 2 Comments

HER HEART’S DESIRE by Shelley Shepard Gray SERIES: A Season in Pinecraft #1 GENRE: Inspirational Contemporary/Amish Romance PUBLISHER: Revell RELEASE DATE: January 3, 2023 PAGES: 291 Mary Margaret Miller needs an escape from her small Amish community. She boards a bus, all alone, for a vacation in Pinecraft, Florida. Meeting […]






Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Beverly Lewis & The Orchard

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Beverly Lewis & The Orchard

Posted September 5, 2022 / 25 Comments

I’m delighted – and honored – today to welcome beloved author Beverly Lewis to the blog to chat about her new Amish romance, The Orchard! Beverly Lewis is a bestselling and award–winning novelist whose stories have been published in 12 languages and have regularly appeared on numerous bestseller lists, including […]




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 Review: Pockets of Peace by Laurie Stroup Smith

Book Review: Pockets of Peace by Laurie Stroup Smith

Posted May 29, 2022 / 3 Comments

POCKETS OF PEACE by Laurie Stroup Smith SERIES: The Pocket Quilt #3 GENRE: Inspirational Contemporary/Amish Romance PUBLISHER: Vinspire RELEASE DATE: May 24, 2022 PAGES: 203 Five years after an unexpected pregnancy forces Lydia Byler to make difficult decisions, she is offered a job helping Birdie Miller manage her bed and […]



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

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

Posted May 8, 2022 / 7 Comments

We’re continuing our look at upcoming fiction 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 Mid 2022 Amish New Releases […]