Monthly Archives: September 2014

Plain People Discussion Finale-Author Marta Perry & The Amish

This week we come to the end of our PLAIN PEOPLE disucssion with Amish author Marta Perry. She is offering a copy of hew new book THE FORGIVEN to a commenter. Here’s Marta:   When and where did the Amish … Continue reading

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Plain People Discussion Continues–Author Ann H Gabhart & The Shakers

Well, our discussion of the different sects of PLAIN PEOPLE continues with Author Ann H Gabhart, also known as the Kentucky Storyteller. Ann will be giving away a copy of CHRISTMAS AT HARMONY HILL to a commenter so be sure … Continue reading

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“Plain People” Discussion Continues–Author Judith Miller & the Amana

The second week of our PLAIN PEOPLE discussion features author Judith Miller who writes about the Amana. Many of you might never have heard of this sect. But since I lived in Iowa for almost twenty years, I am well … Continue reading

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“Plain People”–Amish, Amana, Shakers and Quakers–A Discussion

As many of you are aware, I often (but not always) write about Quakers or the Society of Friends. At the release of HONOR, the first in my “Quaker Brides” series, I decided to hold a discussion about these Christian … Continue reading

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Lyn Reviews Frontline of Freedom, Non-Fiction

Frontline of Freedom by Keith P Griffler My rating: 5 of 5 stars I read Frontline of Freedom in researching the first book in my new series “Quaker Brides.” Book one takes place in and near 1820 Cincinnati, Ohio, where … Continue reading

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Honor, Book One of my “Quaker Brides” series-Excerpt

I’m pleased to share Honor, Book One of my new “Quaker Brides” series. Here is Scene One. Remember to leave a comment. I’m giving away 2 copies this week! Chapter One, Scene One High Oaks Plantation Tidewater Maryland August 1819 … Continue reading

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Sarah and Angelina Grimke & Honor Cathwell–Sisters of the Heart

I bet you’re like most people and haven’t heard of Sarah and Angelina Grimke. That is unless you’ve read the latest Oprah Pick, The Invention of Wings  by Author Sue Monk Kidd. I discovered the Grimke sisters when I was … Continue reading

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