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About Rebecca Kertz
Rebecca Kertz has lived in rural Delaware since she was a young newlywed. First introduced into the Amish world when her husband took a job with an Amish construction crew, she took joy in watching the Amish job foreman's children at play and in swapping recipes with his wife. Rebecca resides happily with her husband and dog. She has a strong faith in God and feels blessed to have family nearby. She enjoys visiting Lancaster County, the setting for her Amish stories. When not writing or vacationing with her extended family, she enjoys reading and doing crafts.
Her website is http://www.rebeccakertz.com
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She’ll take his help,
but not his heart.
After her buggy’s damaged in an accident, pregnant widow Lucy Schwartz is reluctant to accept help from Gabriel Fisher. He tugs at her heart, and falling in love again is risky. But as her neighbor insists on pitching in while her buggy’s out of commission, keeping her distance from him could prove impossible. Because this wounded Amish bachelor might be just what she and her daughter need…
From Love Inspired: Uplifting stories of faith, forgiveness and hope.
Jacob Lapp has loved Annie Zook since childhood. But she's never seen him that way. Once courtedthen rejectedby his older brother, Annie's wary of the Lapp men. But now that Jacob is working at her dat's blacksmith shop, he feels he's been given a second chance. It's no secret Annie wants a husband. Yet she's intent on marrying someone older, more establishedsomeone the opposite of Jacob. Can he ever break down the walls she's forged around her fragile heart and prove to her that he's the perfect man for her?
Lancaster County Weddings: Binding two hearts as one in Amish country
Martha King has been a widow for only a few months, but already the community wants her to remarry. But after her childless marriage, she isn't in a rush to give her heart to another manuntil Elijah Lapp. The handsomeand youngerEli hires on at Martha's farm to earn extra money to fund his dream of owning a carriage shop. But the more time Eli spends with Martha, the more he realizes his life should also include a wife. Can Eli convince the Amish beauty to overcome their age difference and accept a future with him?
Amish widow Lizzie Fisher loves her seven stepchildren as though they were her own. But her brother-in-law's unexpected arrival on the farm has her worried. After all, Zachariah Fisher is the true heir of the property. And he could decide to send her away from her family and her home of two years. Lizzie is determined to show the handsome farmer that her physical challenges don't prevent her from being a hard worker or a loving mother. For she finds herself losing her heart to Zack and hopes he'll see they're meant to be a family forever.
Lancaster Courtships: Life and love in Amish country
Collect all 3 books in the series!
The Amish Bride by Emma Miller
The Amish Mother by Rebecca Kertz
The Amish Midwife by Patricia Davids
When handsome stranger Jedidiah Lapp saves her twin brothers' lives, Sarah Mast offers him her heartfelt thanks. And a cherry pie! But she never expects to see him again. When they meet once more at Sunday services, Sarah begins to feel something special for him. Jedidiah is eager to know the blushing beauty, and asks permission to court her. Soon, he can see Sarah as part of his future. But her family is in Delaware, his in Pennsylvania. Dare he ask her to leave all she knows behind for him and build a life in Happiness, Pennsylvania?
HER AMISH CHRISTMAS GIFT
Women of Lancaster County
by Rebecca Kertz
When Nathaniel Peachy’s brother is injured while his family is away, he must accept help on the farm from Charlotte Stoltzfus. But as they work together, can Charlie prove that she’s no longer the troublesome girl he remembers, but instead a grown woman worthy of love?
THE RANCHER’S CHRISTMAS MATCH
by Brenda Minton
Single mom Rebecca Martin wants a fresh start with her little girl, so when she hears that a philanthropist in Oklahoma is offering buildings rent-free for a year, it’s the perfect opportunity. Falling in love isn’t part of the bargain…but with ex-soldier Isaac West, it’s hard to resist.
Rocky Mountain Haven
by Lois Richer
Returning home to foster the twins she hopes to adopt, Adele Parker partners with her childhood friend, former military pilot Mac McDowell, to start a trail-riding program. And the more time she spends with the injured cowboy, the more she believes he’d make the perfect husband and daddy.
After suffering a broken engagement, teacher Rachel Hostetler is looking for a fresh start. When handsome Noah Lapp rescues her from a runaway buggy her first day in town, things seem hopeful. Then Rachel hears talk that Noah is expected to court her cousin, Charlotte. Yet Noah spends all his free time with Rachel. Will Rachel discover the truth without losing her heart? And find a happy-ever-after in Happiness, Pennsylvania?
Isaac Lapp wants to put his once topsy-turvy life back in order. As he works to rebuild his tattered reputation, his one saving grace is childhood pal Ellen Mastwhom he's starting to see as more than just an old friend. But after his flirtation with an English girl, Ellen doesn't fully trust the boy who's always made her heart leap. And even though Ellen's kindness and beauty are helping him become more confident each day, the lure of the non-Amish world beckons. Isaac must make a choice: a life beyond Happiness, Pennsylvania or the woman who might just become his forever home.
A Women of Lancaster County Story
After his brother is injured while their family’s away, Nathaniel Peachy needs help on the farm—even if the only option is young, carefree Charlotte Stoltzfus. No longer the irresponsible girl Nate remembers, Charlie wishes he could see her as a woman worthy of love. Because with the holidays approaching, she’s starting to believe Nate might just be her perfect holiday gift.
A Women of Lancaster County Story
Leah Stoltzfus hasn’t forgiven Henry Yoder for betraying her family years earlier. But Henry is a changed man. And wants to prove it to Leah. Then a family secret is unearthed, shaking Leah to her core. Henry’s determined to support her in every way. If only she could leave the past behind and open her heart to him…
Noah's Sweetheart by Rebecca Kertz
Teacher Rachel Hostetler is looking for a fresh start. When Noah Lapp rescues her from a runaway buggy, she quickly starts falling for her charming hero. But despite spending all this time with Rachel, Noah is expected to court her cousin, Charlotte. Can Rachel find her happy-ever-after in Happiness, Pennsylvania, after all?
Plain Peril by Alison Stone
After her sister is found dead, Hannah Wittmer rushes to care for her young nieces back in the Amish community she'd abandoned. She knows Sheriff Spencer Maxwell is fast on the murderer's tracks, but as the threats begin to target Hannah and the handsome sheriff, they'll follow any trail to uncover a vicious criminal. Even if that trail leads them right to their own backyard
Jedidiah's Bride by Rebecca Kertz
When handsome stranger Jedidiah Lapp saves her twin brothers' lives, Sarah Mast never expects to see their hero again. When they meet once more, Sarah begins to feel something special for him. Jedidiah soon sees Sarah as part of his future, too. But dare he ask her to leave her family behind and build a life with him?
Plain Threats by Alison Stone
More than a year after her husband was accused of murder and died in prison, someone is reminding Amish widow Rebecca Fisher that all hasn't been forgiven. Turning to Englisher and former army ranger Jake Burke for help rattles her traditional community. But before long, Rebecca senses Jake is the only person she can trust with her safety and her fragile heart.