Bibliography of titles about the Amish (and the Shakers, and Mennonites)

Series/Stand Alone Titles/Non-Fiction/Children and YA Fiction/Children and YA Non-Fiction

LEGEND: BOOK FORMATS

BR or BT = Braille book

RC, CR, CT = Cassette tape

DB = Digital book on cartridge

DB ##### (BARD) = Digital book available for download from BARD (Braille and Audio Reading Download Service)

Series

Fruitful Vine: Miriam’s Journal, Volume 1 by Carrie Bender

RC / DB 41118, BARD

Winding Path: Miriam’s Journal, Volume 2 by Carrie Bender

RC 41119

Joyous Heart: Miriam’s Journal, Volume 3 by Carrie Bender

RC 41120

Treasured Friendship: Miriam’s Journal, Volume 4 by Carrie Bender

RC / DB 55840, BARD

Golden Sunbeam: Miriam’s Journal, Volume 5 by Carrie Bender

RC / DB 55851, BARD

 

Daughters of Lancaster County: Storekeeper’s Daughter, Quilter’s Daughter, The Bishop’s Daughter by Wanda Brunstetter

RC / DB 66094, BARD

Lancaster Brides: Romance Drives the Buggy in Four Inspiring Novels

by Wanda Brunstetter

RC / DB 61984, BARD

Storekeeper’s Daughter by Wanda Brunstetter

LB 05079

 

Sister’s Secret: Sisters of Holmes County, Book 1 by Wanda Brunstetter

RC / DB 65578, BARD

Sister’s Test: Sisters of Holmes County, Book 2 by Wanda Brunstetter

RC / DB 66243, BARD

Sister’s Hope: Sisters of Holmes County, Book 3 by Wanda Brunstetter

RC / DB 67545, BARD

 

Dark Road Home by Karen Harper

RC 44094

Dark Angel: A Maplecreek Amish Novel by Karen Harper

RC / DB 65021, BARD

Deep Harvest: A Maplecreek Amish Novel by Karen Harper

RC / DB 65020, BARD

 

Covenant: Abram’s Daughters, Book 1 by Beverly Lewis

RC / DB 56398, BARD

Betrayal: Abram’s Daughters, Book 2 by Beverly Lewis

RC / DB 56399, BARD

Sacrifice: Abram’s Daughters, Book 3 by Beverly Lewis

RC / DB 59512, BARD

Prodigal: Abram’s Daughters, Book 4 by Beverly Lewis

RC / DB 60280, BARD

Revelation: Abram’s Daughters, Book 5 by Beverly Lewis

RC / DB 60595, BARD

 

Preacher’s Daughter: Annie’s People, Book 1 by Beverly Lewis

RC / DB 62283, BARD

Englisher: Annie’s People, Book 2 by Beverly Lewis

RC / DB 62875, BARD

Brethren: Annie’s People, Book 3 by Beverly Lewis

RC / DB 64146, BARD

 

Parting: The Courtship of Nellie Fisher, Book 1 by Beverly Lewis

RC / DB 66456, BARD

Forbidden: The Courtship of Nellie Fisher, Book 2 by Beverly Lewis

RC / DB 66753, BARD

Longing: The Courtship of Nellie Fisher, Book 3 by Beverly Lewis

RC / DB 68131, BARD

 

Shunning: Heritage of Lancaster County, Book 1 by Beverly Lewis

RC 53518

Confession: Heritage of Lancaster County, Book 2 by Beverly Lewis

RC / DB 53519, BARD

Reckoning: Heritage of Lancaster County, Book 3 by Beverly Lewis

RC / DB (BARD only) 53520

October Song, Heritage of Lancaster County, companion book

by Beverly Lewis

RC / DB 59769, BARD

 

Postcard by Beverly Lewis

RC / DB 54201, BARD

Crossroad by Beverly Lewis

RC 55493

 

Secret: Seasons of Grace, Book 1 by Beverly Lewis

RC / DB 69138, BARD

Missing: Seasons of Grace, Book 2 by Beverly Lewis

RC / DB 69803, BARD

 

Too Many Crooks Spoil the Broth by Tamar Myers

RC 49800

Parsley, Sage, Rosemary and Crime by Tamar Myers

RC / DB 57950, BARD

No Use Dying Over Spilled Milk by Tamar Myers

RC / DB 55399, BARD

Just Plain Pickled to Death by Tamar Myers

RC 48925

Between a Wok and a Hard Place by Tamar Myers

RC 55398

Eat, Drink and Be Wary by Tamar Myers

RC / DB 55402, BARD

Play it Again, Spam by Tamar Myers

RC / DB 55401, BARD

The Hand that Rocks the Ladle by Tamar Myers

RC / DB 55404, BARD

The Crepes of Wrath by Tamar Myers

RC / DB 55848, BARD

Gruel and Unusual Punishment by Tamar Myers

RC 55000

Custard’s Last Stand by Tamar Myers

RC / DB 57676, BARD

Thou Shalt Not Grill by Tamar Myers

RC / DB 58261, BARD

Assault and Pepper by Tamar Myers

RC / DB 60494, BARD

Grape Expectations by Tamar Myers

RC / DB 62436, BARD

Hell Hath No Curry by Tamar Myers

RC / DB (BARD only) 65109

As the World Churns by Tamar Myers

RC / DB 70227, BARD

Batter off Dead by Tamar Myers

RC / DB 69673, BARD

 

Leah’s Choice: Pleasant Valley, Book 1 by Marta Perry

RC / DB77094, BARD

Rachel’s Garden: Pleasant Valley, Book 2 by Marta Perry

BARD

 

When the Heart Cries: Sisters of the Quilt, Book 1 by Cindy Woodsmall

RC / DB 65580, BARD

When the Morning Comes: Sisters of the Quilt, Book 2 by Cindy Woodsmall

RC / DB 66244, BARD

When the Soul Mends: Sisters of the Quilt, Book 3 by Cindy Woodsmall

RC / DB 68772, BARD

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Stand Alone Titles

 Shadows of Lancaster County by Mindy Starns Clark

LB 06145

Levi’s Will by W. Dale Cramer

RC / DB 62846, BARD

Outsider by Ann H. Gabhart

RC / DB 67933, BARD

Believers by Janice Holt Giles

RC 47730

Redemption of Sarah Cain by Beverly Lewis

RC / DB 53947, BARD

Plain Truth by Jodi Picoult

RC 52800

Outsider by Penelope Williamson

RC 44881

No Strange Fire by Ted Wojtasik

RC 46710

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Non-fiction

Midwife’s Story by Penny Armstrong

RC 25108

Born Amish by Ruth Irene Garrett

BR 16402

Amish Society by John Hostetler

RC 51601

Distelfink Country of the Pennsylvania Dutch by Mildred Jordan

RC 12475

Dr. Frau by Grace H. Kaiser

RC 25816

Amish Grace: How Forgiveness Transcended Tragedy

by Donald B. Kraybill

RC / DB (BARD Only) 66210

Riddle of Amish Culture by Donald Kraybill

RC 31154

Beverly Lewis Amish Heritage Cookbook by Beverly Lewis

RC / DB 64311, BARD

Through Fire and Water: A Mennonite History by Harry Loewen

RC 44074

Shakers and the World’s People by Flo Morse

RC 16717

Abandoned Prayers by Gregg Olsen

CI 03159

Mennonite Society by Calvin Redekop

RC / DB (BARD only) 56336

Rumspringa: To Be or Not to Be Amish by Tom Shachtman

RC / DB (BARD only) 62609

God Among the Shakers: A Search for Stillness and Faith at Sabbathday Lake by Suzanne Skees

RC 47781

Shaker Experience in America: A History of the United Society of Believers by Stephen J. Stein

RC 38288

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Children’s / YA Fiction

Family Tree by Katherine Ayres

BR 11363, RC 45622

Whispering Brook Farm by Carrie Bender

RC 41336

Summerville Days by Carrie Bender

RC 46799

Chestnut Ridge Acres by Carrie Bender

RC 46800

Shakeress by Kimberly Heuston

RC 55424

Susannah by Janet Hickman

RC 49565

Out of Step with the Dancers by Elizabeth Howard

RC 13580

Friends and Enemies by Louann Bigge Gaeddert

RC 52959

Hope by Louann Bigge Gaeddert

RC 43059

Proud to be Amish by Mildred A. Jordan

BR 01192

Angels Watching Over Me by Lurlene McDaniel

BR 11918 CR 01391

Lifted Up by Angels by Lurlene McDaniel

BR 11919

Until Angels Close my Eyes by Lurlene McDaniel

BR 11920

Gideon’s People by Carolyn Meyer

RC 46034

Day No Pigs Would Die by Robert Newton Peck

RC / DB 37104, BARD

Part of the Sky by Robert Newton Peck

RC 45820

Just Plain Fancy by Patricia Polacco

BR 08925

Shaker Boy by Mary Lyn Ray

RC 42408

Plain Girl by Virginia Sorensen

RC 17036

Complicated Kindness by Miriam Toews

RC / DB (BARD only) 65625

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Children’s / YA Non-fiction

Ann the Word: Founder of the Shakers by Nardi Reeder Campion

RC 11973

King of Prussia and a Peanut Butter Sandwich by Alice Mulcahey Fleming

RC 30475

Teen Life Among the Amish and Other Alternative Communities: Choosing a Lifestyle by David Hunter

RC / DB 67027, BARD

Shaker Hearts by Ann Turner

RC 45144

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