By Sarah Price
DB 86039, Available as BARD Download
Three novels retelling Jane Austen's stories in an Amish setting, written between 2014 and 2015. Includes First Impressions (based on Pride and Prejudice), The Matchmaker (based on Emma), and Second Chances (based on Persuasion). 2015.
An Amish Market: Four Novellas
By Amy Clipston
All the color and variety of a quaint Amish shop in a charming collection of novellas by four of your favorite bestselling and award-winning authors. Feel free to come in and browse these gentle love stories. 2016.
Amish Vines and Orchards
By Cindy Woodsmall
DB 85040, Available as BARD Download
Four novels of Amish woman. Rhoda Byler and her struggles to use her gift for growing things while balancing her faith, her community, her business venture, and love. Contains A Season for Tending, The Winnowing Season, For Every Season, and Seasons of Tomorrow. 2014.
By Ruth Irene Garrett
BR 16402, Available as BARD Download
Ruth Irene Garrett (born 1974) describes her Iowa childhood in an Old Order Amish community. Discusses the work involved in running a traditional farm and each family member’s chores and responsibilities. Recounts entering the outside world when she married an "Englisher" and was shunned by her people. 2004.
Down a Dark Road
By Linda Castillo
DB 88335, LT 22698, Available as BARD Download
Two years ago, Joseph King was convicted of murdering his wife and sentenced to life in prison. He was a "fallen" Amish man with a drug habit and a violent temper. Now King has escaped, and he's headed back to Painters Mill. Chief Kate Burkholder is on edge. 2017.
Growing Up Amish
By Ira Wagler
DBC 1549, LT 13295, Available as BARD Download
Describes the author's Amish childhood, his departure from his community at age sixteen, his struggles to return to the Amish way of life, and his final acceptance of his own identity and his past. 2016.
The Healing Quilt
By Wanda E. Brunstetter
Retired Amish newlyweds Emma and Lamar Miller start a new quilting class, in which they work with an unlikely group of students to achieve emotional healing and create beautiful traditional quilts. 2014.
His Amish Teacher
By Patricia Davids
For Lillian Keim, instructing children in her one-room schoolhouse is as close to being a mother as she'll ever get. Lillian has a calling to be a teacher, and she won't give it up to marry. But her plans--and her heart--are at risk when she begins to feel more than friendship for lifelong pal Timothy Bowman. 2017.
The Homestead: The Dakota Series
By Linda Byler
DB 88593, Available as BARD Download
Teenaged Hannah resents her parents when they leave Lancaster County after losing the farm during the Depression. Settling in North Dakota, the family struggles without the support of the Amish community. Hannah seeks help from ranch hand Clay Jenkins and wrestles with her feelings for him. 2017.