Celebrating fall with historical fiction Jan Drexler

Celebrating Fall with Historical Fiction | Jan Drexler

Suzanne Fun

In my research for the Journey to Pleasant Prairie series, I delved into the 1840’s, in both the settled eastern Pennsylvania counties, and the frontier in Ohio and northern Indiana. The family in the first book in the series, Hannah’s Choice, were one generation away from the hey-day of the Conestoga wagons. Hannah’s grandfather had been one of many Pennsylvania …

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Celebrating Fall with Historical Fiction

Suzanne Fun

Cooler days, longer nights, kids back in school…it’s the perfect season to read! For the next two weeks, bestselling authors of historical fiction will be pulling back the curtain to let us peek into a curious moment of their writing life. Best of all…each author is providing a book giveaway of their latest release! Every. Single. Day. Here’s just a …

Friday Caption Photo Contest: Waiting for your Wit

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Winner of last week’s photo caption contest was Verna Vagle, with her, “Your books are very mooooooving.” Verna, email me with your mailing address and I’ll send you a signed book. And to everyone else…I love reading your comments! They make me laugh out loud. Oh, the things you all think up! Here’s this week’s photo…just waiting for your caption.

A Dog’s Purpose: A Movie Review

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If you’re looking for a great family night movie, look no further. A Dog’s Purpose is funny, cute, and heart-warming. It will have the whole family laughing (and then crying). A Dog’s Purpose follows the many lives of a dog’s life. Told through the eyes of Bailey, a dog, this story will have you falling in love with man’s best …

Amish Wisdom Harvest Bounty Giveaway!

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Happiness is not perfect until it is shared. Fall is officially here, and Suzanne Woods Fisher and the Amish Wisdom contributors want to celebrate the changing of seasons with a special Harvest Bounty giveaway! Enter the giveaway widget below for the chance to win to a set of 14 books, plus autumn-inspired goodies handpicked by some of the contributors. See …

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Declaration of Independence

Suzanne Fun

Happy Independence Day! Here’s a fun fact for you. In the first draft of the Declaration of Independence, Thomas Jefferson wrote the words: “…life, liberty and the pursuit of possessions.” Later it was changed to “…life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.” To the colonists’ way of thinking, materialism was driving the expansion of the New World. Possessions, to them, equaled …

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Happy Memorial Day!

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