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The Letters - The Inn at Eagle Hill Book #1

Ms. Woods Fisher wrote a heart gripping story in which we are introduced to Rose Schrock, a plain and simple Amish woman at a serious crossroads in her life. Besides her husband leaving her, something that is frowned upon in the Amish commu...

5 Stars
  • Author: Suzanne Woods Fisher
  • Review by: Diana Coyle
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Amish, * Romance: Inspirational
  • Publisher: Revell

The Tattered Quilt

Emma Yoder, a recently widowed older Amish woman, is a bit lost in how she will be able to support herself. Thankfully for her, Latham asks her hand in marriage. To make some money, Emma decides she’ll teach Englishers how to quilt by offer...

4 Stars

A Vow for Always - The Discovery - A Lancaster County Saga

I loved this sixth installment of The Discovery series as much as I loved each of the five previous installments. In this book, we follow along with Eddie finally being able to recall small pieces of memories from time-to-time. Unfortunatel...

5 Stars

Ray of Light - The Days of Redemption Series, Book Two

This may be the second book in this series, but don’t let that stop you from reading it. While you may miss a bit of the back story, there is enough in this book so you won’t get lost. Ray of Light gives a different view on Amish life. Vaca...

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  • Author: Shelley Shepard Gray
  • Review by: Terri
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Amish, * Romance: Inspirational
  • Publisher: Avon Inspire

Once Upon a Second Chance - 1 Night Stand Series

I love the 1 Night Stand Series, and these authors never cease to amaze me with new ideas and plots. They are short, sexy reads that all center on the 1 Night Stand dating service that Madame Eve owns. Madame Eve is very intuitive about cou...

5 Stars

Wisdom Tree

Wisdom Tree starts off a bit slow, but it definitely had a great ending. The author did a wonderful job at showing how God can really show up and show out in a person's life. Carin O'Malley is the new teacher in town and is trying to start...

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A Revelation in Autumn - The Discovery - A Lancaster County Saga

This is another wonderful addition to this ongoing story of Meredith trying to adjust to being without her husband Luke in her life after his supposed death. She has a son who she named Levi Luke, after her late great-grandfather and husban...

5 Stars

The Pieces of Summer - The Discovery - A Lancaster County Saga

I’m really enjoying this ongoing story that Ms. Brunstetter has penned. In this fourth installment, we find Meredith getting further along in her pregnancy and she’s finding it difficult trying to do the normal things around her house becau...

5 Stars

A Cowboy at Heart - The Amish of Apple Grove

“A Cowboy at Heart” is a novel by Lori Copeland and Virginia Smith. It is part of The Amish of Apple Grove books. I really liked this book and will be looking for the other novels in this series. The novel takes place in Kansas when the lan...

4 Stars

Goodbye to Yesterday - The Discovery - A Lancaster County Saga, #1

In this warm and endearing Amish story, the author introduces us to Meredith and Luke Stoltzfus, a young couple who has been married a little over a year and already has been dealing with some heartache. Unfortunately, Luke, who is a talent...

5 Stars

The Silence of Winter - The Discovery - A Lancaster County Saga, #2

In this second installment of The Discovery series, Meredith learns that Luke never made it to his uncle’s house in Indiana. She knows that something is terribly wrong when she opens the door and sees Sheriff Tyler standing there. He inform...

5 Stars

The Hope of Spring - The Discovery - A Lancaster County Saga, #3

This third book of The Discovery series finds us heartbroken for Meredith Stoltzfus because she is now dealing with the day-to-day grief of not having Luke in her life anymore. With all this stress happening, she nearly loses the baby, the...

5 Stars

Daybreak - The Days of Redemption Series, Book One

There’s something about reading a good Amish story that just warms my heart when I finish it and clearly that’s the way I felt when I finished this book. This story takes us into a close knit family of Amish folks that have to learn how to...

4 Stars

Rosa - Women of Strength

I found this story to be a bit extreme for me because I thought it was insane how Rosa was celebrating her twenty-first birthday one day and a few days later she’s marrying a total stranger, who just so happened to be the manager of the ban...

3 Stars
  • Author: Adelle Laudan
  • Review by: Diana Coyle
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Under 45k Words, * Contemporary, * Romance: Inspirational, Religion & Spirituality
  • Publisher: Adelle Laudan

A Simple Amish Christmas

“A Simple Amish Christmas” by Vanetta Chapman was a wonderful Amish story. I really like stories set in the Amish or Mennonite communities and this one was very well written. I have read novels by Vanetta Chapman before and really enjoy the...

4 Stars
  • Author: Vannetta Chapman
  • Review by: Barb
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Amish, * Romance: Inspirational, Seasonal / Holiday, * Romance: Sweet
  • Publisher: Abingdon Press

The Lesson - Stoney Ridge Seasons, #3

In her wildest dreams, spunky and impulsive nineteen-year-old Mary Kate Lapp, never imagined herself behind a schoolteacher's desk. A run-in (literally) with the schoolteacher compels her to act as a substitute teacher, just as her restless...

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  • Author: Suzanne Woods Fisher
  • Review by: Bemiown
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Amish, * Romance: Inspirational
  • Publisher: Revell

Death of a Highland Heavyweight - Seaglass Mystery

Jayne E. Self revisits Hum Harbour with this delightful suspense story. Gailynn is back in all her fact-finding glory in this latest adventure. I love her exuberance and run-of-the-mill, downhome disposition. Once again she stumbles to a co...

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Angel Song - Christmas Holiday Extravaganza

Ms. Manners doesn’t disappoint with this newest Christmas short story. I loved both Quinn Sanders and Jason Graves. The author molded them to be everyday people that everyone can relate to quite easily. I felt so bad for Quinn because it se...

5 Stars

Hidden in Pages

Laura Briggs gives her readers a whirlwind adventure with this brisk and brief inspirational exploit. Adelle Bradbury is an endearing heroine who has more courage and resourcefulness than expected and I enjoyed watching her practicality tur...

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As You Are at Christmas - Christmas Holiday Extravaganza

This was a feel good story that made me really enjoy the fact that even though Angela Murphy didn’t have her biological family in her life, the love and support that both Millie and Jim gave her while growing up was something special. Angel...

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Meet Me Under the Mistletoe - Christmas Holiday Extravaganza

I found this story to be a very unique one and because of this new take on having a character “save themself for their true marriage partner,” I thought it made this story stand out from the rest. I immediately fell in love with Captain Jak...

4 Stars

Rosemary Opens Her Heart - Home at Cedar Creek, Book Two

“Rosemary Opens Her Heart” by Naomi King is another of my Amish novels. For some reason I gravitate towards this kind of book. Rosemary Yutsy is a young widow with a daughter who lives with her father-in-law and keeps house for him. Even th...

4 Stars

Rafael - The Santiago Brothers Book One

I highly recommend this novel Christian romance. It was fast paced and well written. There was both romance and mystery to keep any reader interested. The characters were engaging. The only thing I would have liked…is to have seen a little...

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Fire Creek - K.T. Randal, #1

“Fire Creek” by Anne Patrick was a very intriguing book. I was caught from the beginning of the story. There was just the right amount of romance, suspense and tension to keep me reading until I finished the book. The characters were so bel...

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A Joyful Break - Dreams of Plain Daughters, #1

Ms. Craver penned a wonderful story within these pages. I really enjoyed getting to know her characters, but what I thoroughly enjoyed was getting to know the ways of the Amish folks. Through this story, I’ve learned so much more of their c...

5 Stars

A Simple Autumn - A Seasons of Lancaster Novel

Secrets, love and family are the themes of A Simple Autumn where nothing seems to be that simple. Jonah has hidden his love for Annie for years because she only had eyes for his older brother, Adam. Now, that Adam is marrying another, can h...

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Autumn Winds - Seasons of the Heart, #2

Charlotte Hubbard has written a series of books called Seasons of the Heart. I just finished reading “Autumn Winds”, the second book in this series. I really enjoyed this book and the story of a quaint little town in Missouri where there ar...

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  • Author: Charlotte Hubbard
  • Review by: Barb
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Amish, * Romance: Inspirational
  • Publisher: Zebra Books

Found - The Secrets of Crittenden County, Book Three

Shelly Shepard Gray writes very good Amish romance but in her Secrets if Crittenden County she branches out into mystery. Though the subject and plot are a bit different, there story still revolves around an Amish community. This community’...

4 Stars
  • Author: Shelley Shepard Gray
  • Review by: Terri
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Amish, * Romance: Inspirational, * Romantic Suspense
  • Publisher: Avon Inspire

Her Amish Man

I just finished reading “Her Amish Man” by Erin Bates. This is a novel that is a cross between an Amish romance and a murder mystery. I really enjoyed this book. I thought the characters were believable and perfectly depicted. I was not fon...

4 Stars

The Haven - Stoney Ridge Seasons

This is the first book that I’ve read by Suzanne Woods Fisher and it definitely won’t be the last. Though this book is the second in the Stoney Ridge Seasons, it can definitely be read by itself. The story line and characters may run from b...

4 Stars
  • Author: Suzanne Woods Fisher
  • Review by: Terri
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Amish, * Romance: Inspirational
  • Publisher: Revell

Honor O'Flynn - A Search for the True Will of God

I chose to read “Honor O’Flynn” by James Bailey because I really enjoy reading about historical themes. I was drawn to this novel because of the title and because of the synopsis that I read before requesting this title. At first I was a li...

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Marrying Mallory

I have to say that although this is a shorter story, Ms. Craver did remarkably well presenting each character and their story with such flair and feeling. She was able to pour her characters' hearts out and hooked me into her story with suc...

5 Stars

The Gifted

I love to read novels about the Amish and Mennonites. I think it brings a sense of peace to me to share in the simple way of life that these two communities of people live. I had not read anything about the Shakers, however, until I read “T...

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  • Author: Ann H. Gabhart
  • Review by: Barb
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Historical, * Romance: Inspirational
  • Publisher: Revell

When Love Comes My Way

"When Love Comes My Way" is a historical love story that shows the reader the importance of love and nature. I loved that Ms. Copeland created a female lead that the reader could hate and learn to love all inside the same book! I am a fan o...

4 Stars

Blessed Homecoming

Blessed Homecoming by Lorraine Nelson is the ‘first’ of a few great things. Released July 13, 2012 by Breathless Press, this book is the first inspirational romantic suspense by Lorraine Nelson. It is also the first release in the new line...

5 Stars

The Search - Secrets of Crittenden County, #2

The Secrets of Crittenden County, Book Two is called “The Search”, written by Shelley Shepard Gray. This book is a sequel to the first book of the series, “Missing”. I really enjoyed this book. It is set in a little eastern Kentucky town in...

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  • Author: Shelley Shepard Gray
  • Review by: Barb
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Amish, * Romance: Inspirational, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: Avon Inspire

A Simple Spring - A Seasons of Lancaster Novel

A Simple Spring is, for me, a book about family, community, different types of bonds, and following a dream - even when it is at odds with the way you were brought up. That is encapsulated in Sadie's story and how she finds herself at a cro...

4 Stars

A Texan's Honor - The Heart of a Hero Book #2

Shelley Shepard Gray continues her series with A Texan Honor. This one is about Will McMillan a good man who has gone badly. Nobody knows why he’s on the thieving Walton Gang except him. For months now he has been undercover trying to bring...

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  • Author: Shelley Shepard Gray
  • Review by: Melinda
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Inspirational, Seasonal / Holiday
  • Publisher: Abingdon Press

Hannah's Joy - Pleasant Valley, #6

Hannah Conroy’s parents left Pleasant Valley and their Mennonite faith when Hannah was a child. Since then, Hannah’s father left them, her mother died from an overdose and Hannah left college to marry a soldier. Now, she’s a widow with a yo...

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Leah's Choice - Hannah's Daughters

Leah Yoder was exited to hear about the Mennonite missionary who saved a child’s life from a mob. She, along with several other members of Seven Poplars Amish community, gained permission to hear about Daniel Brown’s travels, missionary wor...

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A Time to Heal

Chidi and Tori meet, fall in love and wed. Yet, as events unfold, will this cross-cultural couple's marriage survive the trials that follow? A Time to Heal is a wonderful story about the ties that bind - the new and the old. It is also abou...

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Words Spoken True

What more can I say then Words Spoken True is Historical Fiction at its swoon-worthy best. Author, Ann H. Gabhart manages to wrap another book around my heart, and squeeze it, and squeeze it, and squeeze it! After I read Angel Sister, last...

5 Stars
  • Author: Ann H. Gabhart
  • Review by: Books4Betty
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Historical, * Romance: Inspirational
  • Publisher: Revell

Abby Finds Her Calling - Home at Cedar Creek, Book One

I read this book expecting a typical romance. I left this book discovering more about Amish beliefs, traditions, and making rag rugs. There was romance in this novel, but not a lot about Abby’s romantic wishes. Yes, this novel has Abby all...

4 Stars

Love on the Range

I enjoyed the book after I read a few chapters. I was less than enamored by Gracelynn at the beginning of the book, thinking she was a spoiled little brat, but by the end of the story, I really liked her. I thought the premise of the story...

4 Stars

Sanctuary

Sometimes, "all" it takes is a wedding to start thinking about decisions made and maybe start thinking about new ones. Sanctuary is a story about those decisions and about life, living to the fullest, love, surviving and the joy that comes...

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Time's Arrow - Holiday Extravaganza

While house sitting for friends in the English countryside, Jonni Peterson touches a milestone, which turns out to be a portal across time. When she takes her next step, it is into a dusty country lane in the England of 1841 and into the pa...

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Marrying Minda

I just finished "Marrying Minda". I thought the book was good, but it did not hold my attention the way I expected. The premise of the story was quite good, but some of the dialogue and steamy sex descriptions were a little off-putting to m...

3 Stars

Christmas in Coyote County - Holiday Extravaganza

Mary Briggs' novel, "Christmas in Coyote Country" is a wonderful novelette. Not only was there a romance to be kindled, but a mystery to be solved, a woman's mental capacity to be determined, and a past to be forgiven. Mary Briggs managed t...

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Accident Waiting to Happen

I'm sorry to have to give this book a lower rating, but I was not able to get "into" this book. I think the story line was good and could have been fleshed out more. I like Christian books, but this took the religion a little too far. Every...

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Promise You'll Never Forget Me

I thought this book was good, although it didn't elicit any real emotional response from me. For me, the story was well written but I missed out on the connection between Stephanie and David. Her feelings about him bounced around in their f...

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  • Author: Leah Leonard
  • Review by: Sheryl
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Speculative / PNR, * Romance: Inspirational, * Romance: Sweet
  • Publisher: Devine Destinies

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