. Which is why he’s baffled by the call he’s received from God to pursue Abigail, a woman who seems determined to turn him away. Can abigail find the peace and joy she so desperately desires? Will she allow herself to stop running and melt into the embrace of unforeseen comfort? If she does, she may discover a love powerful enough to restore her hope in a promising future.
A Love Made New An Amish of Birch Creek Novel Book 3 #ad - To make matters worse, abigail’s two sisters have found love, and all Abigail can seem to find is the chocolate she has stashed away in the pantry. Asa bontrager has never had trouble with the ladies in his Amish community—his good looks have always gotten him far.
Upon a Spring Breeze An Every Amish Season NovelZondervan #ad - But as he spends time with the young son his friend left behind, he seems to be growing closer to the boy’s beautiful mother as well. When a close-knit group of widows in her Amish community step in to help Bess find her way back to hope, she begins to wonder if Gott has a future for her after all. After a devastating winter, a spring breeze promises more than new flowers.
It promises a new chance at love. Bess weaver, caleb, one minute, is in the kitchen making stew for her beloved mann, twenty and expecting her first child, and the next she’s burying him after a tragic accident. Will she ever believe that life can still hold joy and the possibility of love? Facing life as a young widow, bess finds comfort only in tending the garden at an Englisch-owned bed and breakfast—even as she doubts that new growth could ever come after such a long winter.
Upon a Spring Breeze An Every Amish Season Novel #ad - Aidan tries to repress his guilt over his best friend Caleb’s death and his long-standing feelings for Bess by working harder than ever.
The Cherished Quilt An Amish Heirloom Novel Book 3Zondervan #ad - Christopher’s heart is still wounded from memories of home, and making new friends is the last thing on his mind—he knows the pain that comes with losing those you love. When emily is kind to him, he tries to remain distant, but he soon finds himself stealing glances at her throughout the day. When christopher shares his tragic reasons for leaving home, Emily decides to make a quilt for him as a gesture of their friendship.
But emily believes there are enough pieces left behind to stitch together a beautiful new beginning. Emily fisher is eager to meet the new employee at her father’s shop in Bird-in-Hand, Pennsylvania. An ecpa bestseller!“clipston is as reliable as her character, giving Emily a difficult and intense romance worthy of Emily’s ability to shine the light of Christ into the hearts of those she loves.
The Cherished Quilt An Amish Heirloom Novel Book 3 #ad - Rt book reviews, 4½ stars, top PICK!Tragedy tore Christopher’s world apart. But when christopher receives it, will he have the courage to follow his heart?“Clipston’s heartfelt writing and engaging characters make her a fan favorite. Her latest amish tale combines a spiritual message of accepting God’s blessings as they are given with a sweet romance.
Library Journal. But when christopher Hostettler arrives, his cold demeanor freezes her attempts at building a friendship. Longing for a fresh start, Christopher travels from Ohio to Bird-in-Hand.
Beneath the Summer Sun An Every Amish Season NovelZondervan #ad - How could anyone love him again—and how could he ever take a chance to love in return?In this second book in the Every Amish Season series, three hearts try to discern God’s plan for the future—and find peace beneath the summer sun. He knows he should move on, but something about her keeps drawing him back.
Meanwhile, leo graber nurtures a decades-long love for Jennie, but guilt plagues him—guilt for letting Jennie marry someone else and guilt for his father’s death on a hunting trip many years ago. Fear is. What they don’t know is that grief isn’t holding her back from a new relationship. Jennie troyer knows it’s time to remarry.
Beneath the Summer Sun An Every Amish Season Novel #ad - Despite years of conversation and dinners together, she never seems to relax around him. A terrible secret in her past keeps her from moving forward. Mennonite book salesman Nathan Walker stops by Jennie’s farm whenever he’s in the area. Can she overcome a painful secret and open her heart to love? It’s been four years since Jennie’s husband died in a farming accident.
. Long enough that the elders in her Amish community think it’s time to marry again for the sake of her seven children.
The Imposter The Bishop's Family Book #1: A NovelRevell #ad - As always, fisher delivers endearing characters and plot twists that keep readers turning page after page after page. How could she have felt so loved, yet been so deceived?As she struggles to face a future without him, a widow asks for her help to start a new business and Katrina quickly agrees. Can they forgive even the most deceitful deeds?Bestselling author Suzanne Woods Fisher introduces her loyal fans to a brand-new series set in their favorite town--Stoney Ridge.
She needs time to heal her broken heart, to untangle her messy life, to find a purpose. Soon, everyone has a stake in the outcome, and the community struggles to find the best response to an imposter in their midst. Katrina stoltzfus thought she had life and love all figured out: she was going to marry John and live happily ever after.
The Imposter The Bishop's Family Book #1: A Novel #ad - What she doesn't need is attention from andy miller, a farm hand who arrives at the widow's farm just when help is most needed--and who always seems to say the right thing, and be in the right place, at the right time. Is andyfor real, or too good to be true? Deceived once before, Katrina is determined to keep her feelings in check.
When a cascade of events is set in motion by some surprising information, the little Amish church is turned upside down. Those plans started to crumble when her father moved the family to Stoney Ridge, then completely collapsed when John decided to marry someone else. Katrina is devastated.
An Unbroken Heart An Amish of Birch Creek Novel Book 2Thomas Nelson #ad - An argument. But nothing is the same—not even her feelings for Andrew Beiler. Joanna has loved andrew since the age of twelve, and her feelings have not changed throughout the years. As the couple’s wedding date approaches, Joanna isn’t overcome with the deep joy she was hoping to feel; instead, she’s wracked with anxiety and guilt.
Joanna hears god whispering to her, be strong and courageous, but she’s afraid that courage looks a lot like walking away from her dreams and into the plan of her Heavenly Father. If joanna takes the first step toward healing, will it cost her everything she’s ever wanted? Or could God be changing the desires of her heart?
An Unbroken Heart An Amish of Birch Creek Novel Book 2 #ad - A crash. In an instant, Joanna’s world is changed forever. One minute, joanna schrock was arguing with her parents, and the next, her parents’ lives were claimed in a hit-and-run buggy accident. She is thrilled when andrew wants to get married, but she wonders whether it’s love he’s feeling, or pity.
Her body is broken, but her heart is in even deeper pain— after all, how do you cope with your parents’ deaths when your last words were spoken in anger? After an extended stint in a physical rehabilitation center, Joanna re-enters her Amish life.
The Courtship Basket An Amish Heirloom Novel Book 2Zondervan #ad - They can’t deny that their friendship is growing toward something more, but both of them are hesitant to risk a more serious relationship. The last thing rachel wants is another heartbreak, and Mike is worried about providing for his loved ones. Determined to keep her mind off the pain, she starts teaching at an Amish school for children with learning disabilities.
Since his father became ill, mike Lantz has been overwhelmed with the responsibility of providing for his family and caring for his six-year-old brother, John. Her heart is broken, and she has all but given up on love. When john joins rachel’s class and she learns that his mother is deceased and his father sick, she desperately wants to help the family, even with something as simple as a meal.
The Courtship Basket An Amish Heirloom Novel Book 2 #ad - With her parents’ old picnic basket, Rachel begins sending food to the Lantz family. The second book in amy clipston’s bestselling amish heirloom series!“Readers will be engaged not only with Rachel and Mike’s romance, but also with the slowly unwinding story told by Rachel’s mother about her courtship days with Rachel’s father.
Rt book reviewsyears ago, a picnic basket brought two hearts together. As the weeks go by, john’s grades start to improve, and the attraction grows between Rachel and Mike. For rachel and Mike, history may be about to repeat itself. Rachel fisher is devastated when the young man she’s loved for years leaves her to date her best friend.
A Reluctant Bride An Amish of Birch Creek Novel Book 1Thomas Nelson #ad - With mounting hospital bills adding to the pile of debt her parents left behind, Sadie is left with no choice: she must marry. All of her other amish friends could court and marry—she was content to manage the family business and eventually take it over when her parents are ready to retire. Can love find a way to heal both of their hearts?Sadie Schrock swore she would never marry.
And not just any man—the man who saw her at her weakest and walked away. Aden knows what his brother did to Sadie years ago was inexcusable. She never wanted to marry. But all of that changes when a reckless driver kills both of her parents and seriously injures her younger sister. When he is faced with the chance to protect Sadie once again, he can’t let her down—even if it means living with the scorn of the woman he loves for the rest of his life.
A Reluctant Bride An Amish of Birch Creek Novel Book 1 #ad - Working alongside aden at the store, Sadie realizes he isn’t the same boy who once betrayed her. He hopes to make amends for past wrongs. And every day since that incident, Aden has lived with the guilt for not intervening sooner. Just when sadie starts to let her guard down and perhaps develop feelings for her new husband, dangerous secrets are revealed.
Now everything sadie has worked so hard to protect is threatened, and she must find a way to save her family—and herself.
Big Decisions: A Novel Based On True Experiences From An Amish Writer! Lizzie Searches for LoveGood Books #ad - Will she join the church? will she continue teaching? will she marry Stephen? Questions and indecision as well as answers and certainty enter Lizzie's life in Big Decisions, the third and final novel in this series written by an Amish author and based on true life experiences. Her sisters, emma and Mandy, seem so certain that Joshua and John are their perfect matches.
While not every title we publish becomes a New York Times bestseller or a national bestseller, we are committed to books on subjects that are sometimes overlooked and to authors whose work might not otherwise find a home. What happens if they get married? can Lizzie find a way to respect Stephen's opinions without giving up too much? Lizzie thinks she's ready to join the Amish church.
Big Decisions: A Novel Based On True Experiences From An Amish Writer! Lizzie Searches for Love #ad - All of her curiosity, concern, and dreams have pointed to this time when she must make some very big decisions. Everything has led up to this moment in Lizzie Glick's life. Can she really find happiness within her community?skyhorse publishing, classic literature, comedy, historical fiction, as well as our Arcade, erotic and love stories, Yucca, folklore and mythology, mystery, Cather, romance, novellas, and Good Books imprints, political and medical thrillers, Dumas, are proud to publish a broad range of books for readers interested in fiction—novels, satire, literary classics including Shakespeare, Wilde, and much more.
Does lizzie really want to get married anyway? Does Stephen? Lizzie loves Stephen, but sometimes they disagree about everything, from their future to how to spend their Saturday afternoons. But she has so many questions.
Falling to Pieces: A Quilt Shop Murder A Shipshewana Amish Mystery Book 1Zondervan #ad - In this first book of a three-book series, author Vannetta Chapman brings a fresh twist to the popular Amish fiction genre. She blends the familiar components consumers love in Amish books—faith, simplicity, community, family—with an innovative who-done-it plot that keeps readers guessing right up to the last stitch in the quilt.
But a murder, and the town's reaction throw the two women together, a surprising prime suspect, a stubborn detective, and they form an unlikely alliance to solve a mystery and catch a killer. When two women—one amish, join forces to organize a successful on-line quilt auction, one English—each with different motives, neither expects nor wants a friendship.
Falling to Pieces: A Quilt Shop Murder A Shipshewana Amish Mystery Book 1 #ad - Set in the well-known amish community of shipshewana, Falling to Pieces will attract both devoted fans of the rapidly-growing Amish fiction genre, as well as those who are captivated by the Amish way of life. As different as night and day, Deborah and Callie are uneasy partners who simply want to make the best of a temporary situation.
The Heart's Journey Stitches in Time Series Book 2Abingdon Fiction #ad - And he's so controlling. Naomi knows she should be excited about her upcoming wedding but she remains unmoved. Along the way naomi finds herself becoming attracted to Nick, their Englisch driver and friend, and the two begin to fall in love. But can she veer off the "safe" path she'd envisioned for her life to marry Nick?
Not only are her feelings for her fiance lackluster but she believes he may see her more as a servant than a partner. Is it too late to back out of the marriage? While praying for God's guidance, Naomi takes a break from her duties as a quilter and travels with her grandmother to Pinecraft, Florida. The journey soon becomes one in which Naomi explores her most secret dream for love.