“The Newcomer’s” Release Day!

Suzanne Amish, Books, Faith, Family, Fiction, Historical fiction, Penn Dutch, Revell Books, Writing

What a week! I sent in a manuscript yesterday, have The Newcomer releasing today, and am expecting revisions for another book in tomorrow’s mail! Busy week…but a great week. Consider yourself invited to join in the fun to celebrate “The Newcomer’s” release! This story follows the path (love and hardship, sorrow and laughter) of hardy souls who went before us. …

Author Spotlight: Bonnie Calhoun

Suzanne Author Spotlight, Books, Faith, Fiction, Revell Books, Uncategorized, Writing

  [Leave a comment for a chance to win a copy of Bonnie’s newest book, “Storm.” Winner will be announced in the next Author Spotlight feature. Congratulations to Tandy for winning Sandra Orchard’s book, “Another Day, Another Dali.” Please email suzanne {at} suzannewoodsfisher {dot} com to claim your prize.] Welcome, Bonnie! Your new book has been out about a week …

Christian Fiction Scavenger Hunt…Day 2!

Suzanne Books, Faith, Family, Fiction, Revell Books, Simple Living, Writing

If you’ve just discovered the hunt, be sure to start at Stop #1, and collect the clues through all 31 stops, in order, so you can enter to win one of our top 3 grand prizes! Take your time, have fun, enter side-contests along the way (including mine!). The more, the merrier! Don’t forget…start the hunt at Stop #1 at Lisa …

Election Night

Suzanne Amish, Amish Proverbs, Amish Wisdom, Faith, Family, Non Fiction, Revell Books, Writing

This essay is from Amish Peace: Simple Wisdom for a Complicated World. It was one of those conversations that has stayed close to my heart–a before and after moment. Just as relevant this week as it was eight years ago! Election Night 2008 You cannot change life—because God on high, controls this world with an all-seeing eye. He makes the …

Author Spotlight: Sandra Orchard

Suzanne Author Spotlight, Books, Children's Books, Faith, Family, Fiction, Revell Books, Writing

  [Leave a comment for a chance to win a copy of Sandra’s newest book, “Another Day, Another Dali.” Winner will be announced in the next Author Spotlight feature. Congratulations to Patricia Barraclough for winning a copy of Liz Johnson’s “Where Two Hearts Meet.” Please email suzanne {at} suzannewoodsfisher {dot} com to claim your prize.] Hi Sandra! Thanks so much for …

From the Mail Bag: Luggage from the Charming Nancy

Suzanne Amish, Amish Proverbs, Amish Wisdom, Family, Penn Dutch, Revell Books, Uncategorized

If you read Anna’s Crossing, you know the story of the first Amish who came to America in 1737, on a leaky, creaky merchant ship named the Charming Nancy. This week, I received an e-mail from a gentleman whose ancestor, George Arnsparger, was ON the Charming Nancy in 1737! He was Penn Dutch, though not Amish, and came from the …

Author Spotlight: Liz Johnson

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[Leave a comment for a chance to win a copy of Liz’s newest book, “Where Two Hearts Meet.” Winner will be announced in the next Author Spotlight feature. Congratulations to Becky Smith, winner of Susan May Warren’s “Wild Montana Skies.” Please email suzanne {at} suzannewoodsfisher {dot} com to claim your prize.] Hi Liz! Thanks for stopping by my blog today. …

Author Spotlight: Susan May Warren

Suzanne Author Spotlight, Books, Faith, Fiction, Revell Books, Writing

[Leave a comment for a chance to win a copy of Wild Montana Skies by Susan May Warren. The winner will be announced in the next Author Spotlight feature. Jordann Langness is the winner of Irene Hannon’s “Tangled Webs.” Email me with your mailing address, Jordann, and I’ll get a copy sent to you.] Welcome, Susan! So glad you were …

Author Spotlight: Irene Hannon

Suzanne Author Spotlight, Books, Faith, Family, Fiction, Revell Books, Writing

  [Leave a comment for a chance to win a copy of Irene’s newest book, “Tangled Webs.” Winner will be announced in the next Author Spotlight feature. Congratulations to Jeannie Dannheim, winner of  “Kit Kat & Lucy.” Please email suzanne {at} suzannewoodsfisher {dot} com to claim your prize.]   Welcome, Irene! Thanks for coming by during “Tangled Web’s” busy release week. …

“Kit Kat & Lucy” by Lonnie Hull DuPont (Revell)

Suzanne Books, Faith, Non Fiction, Revell Books, Simple Living, Uncategorized, Writing

[Last week’s winner of Johnnie Alexander’s book, When Love Arrives, is Mari. Send me an e-mail with your mailing address and I’ll get a book in the mail to you: suzanne @ suzannewoodsfisher.com. Check back next week to see who wins a copy of Kit Kt & Lucy by Lonnie Hull DuPont.]   “We’ve lost our connection to the land. …