A Lancaster County Christmas

A Lancaster County ChristmasJaime And C J Fitzpatrick Began Their Married Life As Most Couples Do In Love And Looking Forward To A Bright Future Together But Four Years Later They Ve Drifted Apart And Are Almost Ready To Call It Quits.Mattie Riehl Was Hoping To Give Her Husband Sol The Christmas Gift They Have Both Longed For News That A Baby Was On The Way But As Usual, She Is Disappointed The Holidays Bring An Acute Awareness To Mattie That Her Dream Of A Big Family Isn T Likely To Become A Reality.Then A Winter Storm Raging Outside Blows The Fitzpatricks Into The Riehl Home And Into A Much Slower Pace Of Life Can These Two Couples From Different Worlds Help Each Other Understand The True Meaning Of Love This Christmas With Her Trademark Plot Twists And Attention To Detail, Suzanne Woods Fisher Offers Readers A Beautiful Christmas Story Of Love, Forgiveness, And What Truly Matters In Life. I m giving this 3.5 stars It is the first book that I have read about Amish people, and I enjoyed it I liked the juxtaposition of Amish people living in a modern day world and coming into contact with contemporary non Amish people It was a bit disconcerting how the non Amish people Americans were referred to as English by the Amish I kept thinking for a split second that I d mistaken the continent the book is set in I liked the storyline
Ugh This was my first attempt in nearly 15 years at reading Amish fiction I grew up Mennonite, in and around the Amish of Northeastern Indiana This book or as far into it as I was able to go fetishizes them, turning them us into quaint cartoons Amish, Mennonite, Shakers and Qua
Loved it A quick read about an Amish family at Christmas Mattie was hoping to give her husband, Sol, the best gift they had longed for a baby But, as usual, she was disappointed She looks at their big oak table with all the empty chairs and wonders if they will ever be filled Then a r
I did not finish this book for lots of reasons. A Page Turner from the beginning I Really Loved it Love All Amish Books I Love There Way Of Life. It s almost Christmas Are you as excited as I am I love Christmas novels and novellas It really puts me in the Christmas mood This book was really fantastic and covered everything I look for in a Christmas tale Between these pages you will find love, forgiveness and most important peace that comes from a relationship with the Lord Suzanne Woods Fisher is quickly becoming a favorite in the Amish genr
Title A LANCASTER COUNTY CHRISTMASAuthor Suzanne Fisher WoodsPublisher RevellSeptember 2011ISBN 978 0 8007 1995 1Genre Inspirational Amish Women s fictionJaime has not been handling life so well since her mother was killed in a freak accident She s been on sleeping pills to try and cope, but when she needs her prescription refilled, there s a different doctor seeing her, and he gently suggests that maybe she needs a different sort of help, something than sleeping pills.Mattie is an Amish woman who has just miscarried yet another baby She s fearful, scared that something will happen to the one child she has, coddling Danny from even working with her husband, Sol Sol tells her the boy needs to grow to be a man, but yet, he s guilty of doing the same thing When Danny leaves a toy at the doctor s office, the doctor asks Jaime to deliver it Jaime is hesitant She and her husband are on their way to meet her father and go on a Christmas cruise But she reluctantly agrees And this visit will change both her life and Mattie s life in ways they never imagine A LANCASTER COUNTY CHRISTMAS is a sweet story about very real characters who are struggling to get things right About letting go, and letting God About even believing that a good, kind God could allow bad things to happen to good people And it s set in Lancaster County, during winter, wit
If you re looking for tinsel and mistletoe, stockings and Christmas trees, or Santa Clause and Frosty the Snowman, you won t find them in A Lancaster County Christmas But you will find authentic characters learning about the simple and powerful message of Emmanuel God with us at Christmastime And the sweet simplicity is refreshing, indeed But if the message and the setting are simple, the situations are quite the opposite Fisher s characters are unique and yet real Fisher doesn t omit the depth and sometimes shame of the range of feelings humans possess at various times But it is through her honesty that the truth she shares shines even brighter.The characters in this particular book all fit together like a well designed puzzle Each person has something to teach another and something to learn from another A Lancaster County Christmas perhaps borders on preachy on
According to Good Reads Jaime and C J Fitzpatrick began their married life as most couples do in love and looking forward to a bright future together But four years later they ve drifted apart and are almost ready to call it quits.Mattie Riehl was hoping to give her husband Sol the Christmas gift they have both longed for news that a baby was on the way But as usual, she is disappointed The holidays bring an acute awareness to Mattie that her dream of a big family isn t likely to become a reality.Then a winter storm raging outside blows the Fitzpatricks into the Riehl home and into a much slower pace of life Can these two couples from different worlds help each other understand the true meaning of love this Christmas With her trademark plot twists and attention to detail, Suzanne Woods Fisher offers readers a beautiful Christmas story of love, forgiveness, and what truly matters in life.I thought this book was AMAZING I can relate to both women in the story

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  • ebook
  • 134 pages
  • A Lancaster County Christmas
  • Suzanne Woods Fisher
  • English
  • 01 May 2018
  • 9781441234162