The Hope Chest

The Hope Chest

The Hope Chest is book 4 in the Brides of Lancaster County series. Other books in the series include A Merry Heart: Book 1, Looking for a Miracle: Book 2, Plain and Fancy: Book 3.

Author: Wanda E. Brunstetter

Publisher: Barbour Publishing

ISBN: 9781607421047

Category: Fiction

Page: 288

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Rachel Beachy wants something she can't have-her sister Anna's boyfriend. Silas Swartley has been in love with Anna since they were children, and Rachel has loved Silas nearly as long. Rachel feels that her swiftly moving days are spent without hope, but when Anna unexpectedly leaves the Amish faith, Rachel's hope is rekindled. She begins filling her hope chest as she initiates a campaign to win Silas's heart. Can Silas set the pain of Anna's rejection aside and see Rachel as anything more than a child? Will Rachel be disappointed in Silas and in God, or will she learn the true meaning of hope? The Hope Chest is book 4 in the Brides of Lancaster County series. Other books in the series include A Merry Heart: Book 1, Looking for a Miracle: Book 2, Plain and Fancy: Book 3.
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First Impressions

First Impressions

The Amish of Lancaster Series #1: Fields of Corn #2: Hills ofWheat #3: Pastures of Faith #4: Valley of Hope The Amish of ... Fame Plain Change Plain Again Other Amish Fiction Books Amish Circle Letters Amish Circle Letters II The Divine ...

Author: Sarah Price

Publisher: Charisma Media

ISBN: 9781621366072

Category: Fiction

Page: 285

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"Set in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, book one of The Amish Classics series is a retelling of Pride and Prejudice, covering the same issues of manners, upbringing, morality, education, and marriage within the Amish community. SERIES DESCRIPTION: The Amish Classics Series is a retelling of novels by Jane Austen in a contemporary Amish setting. The main storylines are accurately followed but told within the Amish culture and religion"--
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The Beloved Hope Chest

The Beloved Hope Chest

—RT Book Reviews , 41⁄2 stars , tOP PICK! on a hopeFul heaRT “Authentic characters, delectable recipes and faith abound ... —RT Book Reviews , 4 stars On a pRomise oF hope “... an entertaining story of Amish life, loss, love and family.

Author: Amy Clipston

Publisher: Zondervan

ISBN: 9780310000952

Category: Fiction

Page: 320

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The final book in Amy Clipston’s acclaimed Amish Heirloom series—and both a Publishers Weekly and ECPA bestseller! “Clipston has woven hints of Mattie and Leroy’s history throughout the first three books in this series, leaving her best novel yet to conclude this family’s story of loss, love and hope.” —RT Book Reviews, 4½ stars, TOP PICK! When Mattie packed her hope chest, she put away the heartache of her past. But as her daughters begin to unpack it, she discovers a healing more powerful than she ever hoped for. Mattie Fisher’s three daughters know that she’s been keeping a secret from them. With each item pulled from the beloved family hope chest, they’ve discovered a new clue about their mother’s past. But there’s a reason Mattie has been keeping her history hidden, and she’s not sure she’s ready to reopen old wounds. Will dredging up the past change the way her children view her? Or her marriage to their father? And can she handle the pain of revisiting the memories that preceded the last few happy decades? Mattie’s story is one of grief and learning to love again. But like the best things preserved in a hope chest, it's a story of love and redemption born out of heartache—and it's past time to share it. “Clipston has written another heartwarming romance, with lifelike characters and a delightfully detailed setting.” —Booklist “A story of loss and healing, the latest in award winning author Clipston’s Amish Heirloom series creatively balances love, restoration, and second chances with tackling tough issues.” —CBA Market “Clipston provides a deep, nuanced portrait of . . . grief and the challenges of trying to move forward in life while buried under pain, fear, anger, and confusion.” —Publishers Weekly
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Hope Chest

Hope Chest

The Hope Chest is book 4 in the Brides of Lancaster County series. Other books in the series include A Merry Heart: Book 1, Looking for a Miracle: Book 2, Plain and Fancy: Book 3. Is It Wrong to Hope for the Impossible?

Author: Wanda E. Brunstetter

Publisher: Barbour Publishing

ISBN: 9781630584948

Category: Fiction

Page: 320

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Rachel Beachy wants something she can't have-her sister Anna's boyfriend. Silas Swartley has been in love with Anna since they were children, and Rachel has loved Silas nearly as long. Rachel feels that her swiftly moving days are spent without hope, but when Anna unexpectedly leaves the Amish faith, Rachel's hope is rekindled. She begins filling her hope chest as she initiates a campaign to win Silas's heart. Can Silas set the pain of Anna's rejection aside and see Rachel as anything more than a child? Will Rachel be disappointed in Silas and in God, or will she learn the true meaning of hope? The Hope Chest is book 4 in the Brides of Lancaster County series. Other books in the series include A Merry Heart: Book 1, Looking for a Miracle: Book 2, Plain and Fancy: Book 3.
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The Bridge of Peace

The Bridge of Peace

Book 2 in the Ada's House Amish Romance Series Cindy Woodsmall ... Once fully ready, she knelt in front of her hope chest, opened the lid, and looked for the report she'd written. After Elsie had passed away, Lena tucked the papers in ...

Author: Cindy Woodsmall

Publisher: WaterBrook

ISBN: 9780307459466

Category: Fiction

Page: 352

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Love alone isn’t enough to overcome some obstacles. Lena Kauffman is a young Old Order Amish schoolteacher who has dealt all her life with attention raised by a noticeable birthmark on her cheek. Having learned to move past the stares and whispers, Lena channels her zest for living into her love of teaching. But tensions mount as she is challenged to work with a rebellious young man and deal with several crises at the schoolhouse that threaten her other students. Her lack of submission and use of ideas that don’t line up with the Old Ways strengthen the school board’s case as they begin to believe that Lena is behind all the trouble. One member of the school board, Grey Graber, feels trapped by his own stifling circumstances. His wife, Elsie, has shut him out of her life, and he doesn’t know how long he can continue to live as if nothing is wrong. As the two finally come to a place of working toward a better marriage, tragedy befalls their family. Lena and Grey have been life-long friends, but their relationship begins to crumble amidst unsettling deceptions, propelling each of them to finally face their own secrets. Can they both find a way past their losses and discover the strength to build a new bridge?
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Thrill of the Chaste

Thrill of the Chaste

The Allure of Amish Romance Novels Valerie Weaver-Zercher ... 202, 248; sales of books by, 5, 232, 253n3 Brunstetter, Wanda, works of: The Hope Chest, 221; Lydia's Charm, 104, 107–8, 110, 149, 170, 175, 221; On Her Own, 149, 170; ...

Author: Valerie Weaver-Zercher

Publisher: JHU Press

ISBN: 9781421408903

Category: Fiction

Page: 315

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Weaver-Zercher blends academic analysis with her own experiences of researching, reading, and talking with others about Amish fiction in order to explore the phenomenon, with particular attention to the hypermodernity and hypersexuality that are fueling the appeal of the genre for evangelical Christian readers.
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Plain Fancy

Plain   Fancy

What then is the hope for love? Plain and Fancy is book 3 in the Brides of Lancaster County series. Other books in the series include A Merry Heart: Book 1, Looking for a Miracle: Book 2, and The Hope Chest: Book 4.

Author: Wanda E. Brunstetter

Publisher: Barbour Pub Incorporated

ISBN: 1597893005

Category: Fiction

Page: 288

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Is it good for two people-one plain, the other fancy-to fall in love? Laura Meade loves her modern life, yet she fascinated by the Amish culture in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, where she is studying interior design. Upon their first meeting, she is immediately attracted to Eli Yoder, one of the Plain People, but Laura has no real concept about faith, God's love, and forgiveness of sins. Eli is also enamored with Laura, but to marry outside his faith would be forbidden. What then is the hope for love? Plain and Fancy is book 3 in the Brides of Lancaster County series. Other books in the series include A Merry Heart: Book 1, Looking for a Miracle: Book 2, and The Hope Chest: Book 4.
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The Bridesmaid Home to Hickory Hollow Book 2

The Bridesmaid  Home to Hickory Hollow Book  2

adjacent to the kitchen, her nose in a book{an Amish love story, it looked to be. She said nary a word over there in the ... hope chest to see if her binder of story notebooks was still safely concealed. Satisfied nothing was amiss, ...

Author: Beverly Lewis

Publisher: Baker Books

ISBN: 9781441260390

Category: Fiction

Page: 320

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The Latest in Chart-Topping Amish Fiction from Beverly Lewis Twenty-seven-year-old Joanna Kurtz has made several trips to the altar, but never as a bride. The single young Amishwoman is a closet writer with a longing to be published something practically unheard of in her Lancaster County community. Yet Joanna's stories aren't her only secret. She also has a beau who is courting her from afar, unbeknownst even to her sister, Cora, who, though younger, seems to have suitors to spare. Eben Troyer is a responsible young Amishman who hopes to make Joanna Kurtz his bride--if he can ever leave his parents' farm in Shipshewana, Indiana. Yet with his only brother off in the English world, intent on a military career, Eben's hopes for building a life with his dear Joanna are dimming, and patience is wearing thin. Will Joanna ever be more than a bridesmaid?
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Katie s Redemption Mills Boon Love Inspired Brides of Amish Country Book 2

Katie s Redemption  Mills   Boon Love Inspired   Brides of Amish Country  Book 2

Knowing he couldn't help, he pick up his measuring tape and began marking sections of cedar board for a hope chest a client had ordered last week. He didn't need to concentrate on the task. His hands knew the wood, knew the tools he ...

Author: Patricia Davids

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 9781472022301

Category: Fiction

Page: 224

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After two years away, Katie Lantz returns to her Amish community nine months pregnant–and unmarried. With nowhere else to turn, she nervously knocks on her family's door, fearing she'll be shunned. Yet the handsome stranger who now owns the farm welcomes her in–just in time for Katie to give birth.
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An Amish Country Treasure 2

An Amish Country Treasure 2

An Amish Romance Amish Fiction Book (Lancaster County PA) Ruth Price. the way I behaved. I'll go away now and leave you alone.” He glanced back over his shoulder, and bit his lip. “I hope you don't let the – the way I acted keep you ...

Author: Ruth Price

Publisher: Global Grafx Press

ISBN:

Category: Fiction

Page: 159

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Tempted. Desperate for love. Will she turn from her faith? Tempted by wealth and desperate to be loved, will Jemima King turn away from her Amish community for an Englischer's promises? And if so, will he break her heart? After stumbling on a historic artifact of immense value, 17-year-old Amish woman Jemima King is overwhelmed by sudden fame, unsure of her future, and longing for true love. When the young Englisch reporter Brad Williams -- a college intern looking to make his mark in journalism -- takes a romantic interest in Jemima, she finds herself drawn to his easy affection and interest. Faced with the temptation of wealth and a desperate need to be loved, will Jemima turn away from her Amish community and values for the love of an Englischer? And if so, can his promises lead to anything other than heartbreak? Find out in Am Amish Country Treasure 2 by Ruth Price. If you LOVE Amish romance, Scroll up and grab a copy today. Great for lovers of Amish romance novels, Amish romance authors, Amish romances, Amish romance writers, Amish romance book, Amish romance fiction, Amish romance novel excerpt, best Amish romance authors, Amish christian romance authors, list of Amish romance authors, Amish romance books, Amish romance books online, free Amish romance books, Amish christian romance books, Amish contemporary romance, Amish romance collection, Amish english romance, Amish romance fisher, Amish romance fiction, what is Amish romance, good Amish romance, list of Amish romance, Amish romance novel authors, top Amish romance novels, Amish romance novels read online, Amish romance series, Amish romance stories, Lancaster PA, Amish country, Lancaster county saga, Amish books series, Amish New Books, Amish books fiction, Amish books, Amish books authors, Amish christmas books, Amish life books, Amish books, Amish girl book, Amish living books, living Amish, Amish book series authors, Amish bookends, Amish reading books, Amish next book, Amish bookstore, Amish and Mennonite books, Amish grace, Amish fiction series, Amish fiction 2019, Amish fiction book club, inspirational Amish fiction, inpirational Amish, Amish ebook, Amish girl book, Amish culture, Amish books to read, Amish 2019, Amish upcoming books about the Amish lifestyle.
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