Clover Ridge Series
by Amy Lillard
Gideon Fisher wants one thing out of life -- to be left alone. This is not the Amish way, but he's devastated after the death of his wife and son to the point of losing his faith. He buys a farm on the outskirts of the district and pulls away from his community. But when a freak spring snowstorm brings a beautiful Englisher to his farm, what choice does Gideon have but to let her in?
Katie Rose Fisher loved Samuel Beachy with an intensity that shook theirAmish district. No one doubted they would one day marry, until Samuelturned his back on the church and joined the world of the English.
Alone now in Clover Ridge, Katie Rose dedicates her life to God and theschool children she teaches each day. Although she secretly longs for more,Katie knows God's hand is at work, and she is happy.
News correspondent Zane Carson never even knew Oklahoma had an Amishcommunity until he got the chance to live among them and learn abouttheir day-to-day activities. Their simple way of life is intriguing, but not halfas much as the young teacher.
Katie Rose is flattered over the attention she receives from Zane, but shehas resolved to never marry. Even if she were to entertain the idea, it surelycouldn't be with an outsider like Zane.
Never one prone to the restraints of organized religion, Zane finds a comfortin the rituals and blessings in the day to day righteous living of this smallAmish community. He finds himself, God, and love with Katie Rose.
But as Zane draws closer to Katie Rose, Samuel comes back to repent hisways and return to his place at her side. Can Zane convince Katie Rose thathe is committed to adapting to her way of life, or will Samuel win her affectionsback for himself once again?