A Perfect Plan by Beth Wiseman Priscilla King has been planning to marry Chester Lapp since she was sixteen years old, and when Chester proposes on Priscilla's nineteenth birthday, wedding plans begin immediately. What wasn't planned was all the problems the couple encounters as their big day approaches. A house disaster, a ruined wedding dress, and a sick attendant all make the couple wonder if God's sending them signs to call things off.
The Perfect Match by Kathleen Fuller Naomi Fisher has had great success at matchmaking her family members and friends. Now with her sister's wedding right around the corner, Naomi wonders why she's able to find husbands for her friends and family, but not one for herself.
The Perfect Secret by Kelly Long Rose Bender has recently become engaged to handsome but somber Luke Raber. She agrees out of a sense of duty and a willingness to settle for solid friendship as a basis for the engagement. But as she watches her friends' excitement over her soon-to-be- wedding, Rose wonders if there shouldn't be more to her relationship with Luke. She begins to examine Luke and his life more closely and is amazed when she stumbles upon a secret side of him that engages her mind and her heart.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 400 Vendor: Thomas Nelson Publication Date: 2011
Dimensions: 8.38 X 5.50 (inches) ISBN: 1595549218 ISBN-13: 9781595549211 Availability: In Stock
Three best-selling authors. Three possible brides. Three separate tales. They come together for an Amish wedding.
Priscilla King has dreamed of being married to Chester Lapp since she was sixteen. With the help of her sister Naomis matchmaking skills, Chester proposes to Priscilla on her nineteenth birthday. As the wedding day approaches, problems emerge: an attendant with poison ivy, a failed celery crop, and a torn wedding dress.
At the same time, Priscillas best friend Rose is convinced her fiancé is hiding something and she is intent on discovering the truth at any cost.
Naomi remains hopeful that she, too, will soon find her perfect match. When Chesters cousin shows up, theres an immediate attraction between him and Naomias well as an obstacle that may just as immediately derail their blossoming love.
Is God sending a message to stop the wedding? What is certain is that the hearts of these three women will be forever transformed by this touching Amish wedding.
Beth Wiseman is hailed as a top voice in Amish fiction. She is a Carol-award winner and author of numerous bestsellers including the Daughters of the Promise and the Land of Canaan series. She and her family live in Texas.
Kathleen Fuller is the author of several bestselling novels including A Man of His Word and Treasuring Emma as well as a middle grade Amish series, The Mysteries of Middlefield.
Kelly Long is the author of the Patch of Heaven series and the historical Amish Arms of Love. She was born and raised in the mountains of Northern Pennsylvania. Shes been married for twenty-six years and enjoys life with her husband, children, and Bichon.
Three intertwined stories and characters combine in this charming book. Worry is something that blocks Gods voice from the believer. While it is difficult, one should not question Gods plan, as His plan is perfect even if it does not seem so at the time. Recipes perfect for the holiday season are included. -
Four Stars, Romantic Times
Fans of Amish fiction will find triple the enjoyment here thanks to this gathering of novellas in one book. The trio of storiesall by accomplished writers of Amish fictioncreate a tight braid of friendship and love as three young women follow their hearts despite bumps in the road. Rose Bender and Luke Raber have been friends forever, but their impending marriage leaves Rose yearning for more. A mysterious thief who seems strangely familiar to Rose sets her on a journey of discovery. Roses best friend, Priscilla, is about to wed Chester Lapp, but unfortunate eventsfrom finding her wedding dress cut up for doll clothes to an odd case of hiccupshave the pair wondering if their marriage is doomed. Naomi King, Priscillas sister, seems happy living in the daadi haus and selling baked goods until Zeke Lapp arrives for his cousin Chesters wedding. Can Naomi get past a broken heart to let Zeke in? A satisfying addition to the popular Amish genre. (Dec.) Copyright 2011 Reed Business Information.