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She has no plans of getting married. Marriage couldn’t be further from his mind. But can an Amish community with love on the brain bring two reluctant lovebirds together?

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From bestselling authors of Amish fiction come three charming stories of cozy quilting circles and budding romance.

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A coffee war is brewing in Maple Falls, where Anita and Tanner are serving up plenty of steam to keep the town buzzing.

Books and Hooks Updates

A Double Dose of Love Cover Reveal!

It's time to reveal the cover of the first book in my new series, Amish Mail Order Brides! Here it is, the cover of A Double Dose of Love! I LOVE this cover! Of course I say that about all my covers because they are always wonderful, but this one is perfect, and...

What is Books & Hooks?

Books & Hooks isn't just the name of my blog, it's also the name of my group on Facebook.   Why Books & Hooks? A few years ago I decided to combine my lifelong love of books and writing with my newfound love, crochet (with some crafting, cooking, and...

Summer Book Bash Giveaway!

I'm excited to be a part of the HUGE Summer Book Bash giveaway to celebrate Summer, which starts next week. 🙂   Don't miss your chance to enter to win a $200 Amazon gift card and 37 books in the Celebrate Lit Multi-Author Giveaway. Click here to enter: ...

Amish Generations: Quotes and Publisher’s Weekly Review

Amish Generations releases on June 2, and I'd like to share some quotes from the book with you. Each quote is from one of the novellas. I'm also sharing a wonderful starred review from Publisher's Weekly. If you're on Pinterest, feel free to pin these quote images!...

Listen to the first chapter of Amish Generations!

I'm super excited to share a link to the audio recording of the first chapter of Amish Generations! Click here to listen. Amish Generations is available for pre-order and releases on June 2. Click here for purchase information.  You can check out early Goodreads...

Check out my New Events Page!

There are a lot of great things happening in 2020--book releases, at least one book signing here in Arkansas, FB chat parties, and more. To keep everyone up to date--including myself!--I now have an Events page on this very website. Check back often for updates. Also,...

How I spent my Covid-19 Quarantine

As I write this, I'm still quarantined, as is most everyone else. Staying inside hasn't been that much of an adjustment since I work from home, but as an extrovert, I'm getting a little squirrely. Due to autoimmune stuff I have to stay home as much as possible, but I...

Goodreads Giveaway!

My publisher is holding a giveaway at Goodreads for 10 copies of my upcoming book, Amish Generations. Amish Generations releases on June 2, but don't miss your chance to get an early copy. You can enter the giveaway here:...

Amish Travel Tips from Amanda Flower

I'm super excited to feature amazing author Amanda Flower here on the Books & Hooks Blog. She's the author of several mystery series, and she has two upcoming releases in April and May. Check out these sweet book covers: Amanda is sharing her favorite things to do...