Wednesday, January 11, 2012
One of my favorite authors is Suzanne Woods Fisher. Although I only know her through Facebook, she seems like a wonderful person! I do hope to meet her one day!
This prolific author's latest release is 'The Keeper,' from the 'Stoney Ridge Seasons' series. I will be reading and reviewing the book soon. In the meantime, please take a peek at what is in store for me and for you!:
A family. A farm. A heart. All in need of repair.
Life on Windmill Farm hasn't been the same since Julia Lapp's father has had trouble with his heart. But that doesn't stop Julia from hoping for a bright future. She has planned on marrying Paul Fisher since she was a girl. Now twenty-one, she looks forward to their wedding with giddy anticipation. But when Paul tells her he wants to postpone the wedding--again--she is determined to change his mind. She knows who is to blame for Paul's sudden reluctance to wed: the Bee Man. Roman Troyer, the Bee Man, travels through the Amish communities of Ohio and Pennsylvania with his hives full of bees, renting them out to farmers in need of pollinators. A mysterious man who relishes his nomadic life, Roman especially enjoys bringing his bees to Stoney Ridge each year. But with Julia seriously at odds with him, Windmill Farm is looking decidedly less appealing.
Can Julia secure the future she's always dreamed of? Or does God have something else in mind?
That sounds terrific!
Here is an endorsement. This really whets my appetite!:
"The Keeper is a keeper. From a fabric of likable and original
characters, Suzanne has crafted a moving story of faith and loyalty, a
story of hope shining out of the darkest places. A captivating read."--
Dale Cramer, bestselling author, Levi's Will
I will be receiving my copy of 'The Keeper' from Revell Publishers shortly. There is no doubt in my mind that it will be an enjoyable read!
Be sure to join Suzanne at her Facebook party on January 17!