The Impact of Amish Fiction

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A few days ago, one of my FB friends posted a comment on the Whoopie Pie Book Club group (a lively group of Amish-loving enthusiasts..and I invite all of you to join it–click that link if you’d like to!). Someone had posted a request for suggestions of books to read. The out-pouring of suggestions was […]

The Problem With Give-aways

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I have a problem. It’s a good problem to have…sometimes.  I like to give things away. For those who receive, it’s a win-win situation. I’m happy because I was able to make someone else happy.  Unfortunately, I have discovered that there is a dark side to giving away free books to my fans: they don’t […]

Generous of Heart

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Just the other weekend, I attended a Mennonite church service in Lancaster County, PA. It was a wonderful service and really struck me how generous of heart these people are. Unlike the Amish, the Mennonites do have churches but they are very plain. No statues. No crosses. No stained glass windows. Without the trappings that […]

Hills of Wheat: Published

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I am very proud to announce that Hills of Wheat has been published on and  Already, the book is traveling the ranks of sales and is almost matching the success of Fields of Corn. I am looking forward to feedback from the readers as this book strays from the exact formula that most […]