Recipe: Amish Coffee Cake

On Monday our Facebook fans were asked to vote for the recipe they’d prefer out of three options. With the busyness of early autumn and the need for a good start to the day, the theme for this month’s recipe choices … Continue reading

The Amish Blacksmith: Author Interview with Susan Meissner

Today’s guest is the second author in the “Men of Lancaster County”-series duo, Susan Meissner! We’re chatting about the second book in the series, which just released this August – The Amish Blacksmith. Come take a virtual trip with us to Amish … Continue reading

The Amish Groom: Author Interview with Mindy Starns Clark

This week we’re featuring the dynamic duo who authored the “Men of Lancaster County” series! Today’s guest is Mindy Starns Clark, and we’re chatting about the first book in the series, The Amish Groom.  Let’s take a trip to Amish country… … Continue reading

Monthly Gathering – September 2014

Gathering has a few different meanings, including “an assemblage of people” and “a collection, assemblage, or compilation of anything.” (Definitions taken from So let’s gather together to enjoy this gathering of Amish-related posts and books! This is your chance to revisit your … Continue reading

Author Interview: Let’s Welcome Vannetta Chapman!

If you’ve been a part of our Amish Reader community for a while, then you’re bound to be familiar with the name of Vannetta Chapman. She’s written quite a few articles for this blog, sharing about Amish fiction and her book research. … Continue reading

Featured Fiction: A Wedding for Julia

A Wedding for Julia by Vannetta Chapman (July 2013) Book 3 in “The Pebble Creek Amish” Series (Book 1: A Promise for Miriam; Book 2: A Home for Lydia) About the Book: A Wedding for Julia, the third book in … Continue reading