A Home in the West (Free Short Story)

A Home in the West (Free Short Story)

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by Lori Copeland, Virginia Smith
     
 

Journey back to 1858 Berlin, Ohio, in this free short story e-romance prequel from The Amish of Apple Grove series by Lori Copeland and Virginia Smith. For 19-year-old Jonas Switzer, the promise of a productive life as an Amish farmer is only as real as a dream on the western horizon. Living on the charity of the Bylers, and with no claim to a family farm, Jonas's

Overview

Journey back to 1858 Berlin, Ohio, in this free short story e-romance prequel from The Amish of Apple Grove series by Lori Copeland and Virginia Smith. For 19-year-old Jonas Switzer, the promise of a productive life as an Amish farmer is only as real as a dream on the western horizon. Living on the charity of the Bylers, and with no claim to a family farm, Jonas's future depends on a bold plan and an ambitious move. He also longs to catch the eye of Caroline Hersberger, the most beautiful young woman in the village, and share his dream with her. Will Matthew Kennel woo her first? Will she reject Jonas outright? Only God knows, and only He can provide Jonas with a godly wife and a home in the West.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780736959179
Publisher:
Harvest House Publishers
Publication date:
07/01/2013
Series:
Amish of Apple Grove
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
16
Sales rank:
16,837
File size:
619 KB

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Meet the Author

Lori Copeland is the author of more than 100 titles, including A Kiss for Cade and Under the Summer Sky. Her beloved novel Stranded in Paradise is now a Hallmark Channel Original Movie. Her stories have developed a loyal following among her rapidly growing fans in the inspirational market. She lives in the beautiful Ozarks with her husband, Lance.

Virginia Smith is the bestselling author of more than thirty novels (and counting). Her books have received numerous awards, including two Holt Medallion Awards of Merit. An avid reader with eclectic tastes in fiction, Ginny writes in a variety of styles, from lighthearted relationship stories to breath-snatching suspense. Visit her at www.VirginiaSmith.org.


Lori Copeland is the author of more than 100 titles, including A Kiss for Cade and Under the Summer Sky. Her beloved novel Stranded in Paradise is now a Hallmark Channel Original Movie. Her stories have developed a loyal following among her rapidly growing fans in the inspirational market. She lives in the beautiful Ozarks with her husband, Lance.


Virginia Smith is the bestselling author of more than thirty novels (and counting). Her books have received numerous awards, including two Holt Medallion Awards of Merit. An avid reader with eclectic tastes in fiction, Ginny writes in a variety of styles, from lighthearted relationship stories to breath-snatching suspense. Visit her at www.VirginiaSmith.org.

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A Home in the West 3.6 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 37 reviews.
Queen100 More than 1 year ago
Great short story! You'll love the characters
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This book was good! The ending wasn't finished as far as I was concerned. It has 16 pages to it. J... :-)
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I love reading books about the amish. I would recommend this book to others.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I enjoyed this 'book', though it is much more like a sample.
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Ended too soon!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
You people should just read this novel yourselves and write your own review on this book. I really enjoyed reading this novel very much. ShelleyMA
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Good story
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
It had the makings of a good story, but it was entirely too short.
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This is a very short but precious story. A great begining. Would love to read what happens next.
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This short story allows the reader to really connect with the main character. You just want to root him on!
daylily5 More than 1 year ago
I have always enjoyed Lori Copeland's book and this one did look interesting. Unfortunately, the story is very short.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
A great teaser to an Amish series...can't wait to read the series now.
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I enjoyed the story but it was way too short and it almost seemed like and easy plot. There was not enough struggle. But still a good read.
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
The authors did excellent but it was WAY too short!!! The story was good amd where it was headed but too short
Marilyn65 More than 1 year ago
Good reading. Worth your time.
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Sharon12121949 More than 1 year ago
liked the tale very much
Read4fun-46 More than 1 year ago
it is a sweet little book that takes you somewhere else.
toughmama More than 1 year ago
Enjoyed every page.