The Harvest of Grace (Ada's House Series #3)

The Harvest of Grace (Ada's House Series #3)

by Cindy Woodsmall

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Overview

Reeling from an unexpected betrayal, can Sylvia find relief from the echoes of her past…or will they shape her future forever? 

Although Sylvia Fisher recognizes that most Old Order Amish women her age spend their hours managing a household and raising babies, she has just one focus—tending and nurturing the herd on her family’s dairy farm. But when a dangerous connection with an old beau forces her to move far from home, she decides to concentrate on a new start and pour her energy into reviving another family’s debt-ridden farm.

After months in rehab, Aaron Blank returns home to sell his Daed’s failing farm and move his parents into an easier lifestyle. Two things stand in his way: the father who stubbornly refuses to recognize that Aaron has changed and the determined new farmhand his parents love like a daughter. Her influence on Aaron’s parents could ruin his plans to escape the burdens of farming and build a new life.

Can Aaron and Sylvia find common ground? Or will their unflinching efforts toward opposite goals blur the bigger picture— a path to forgiveness, glimpses of grace, and the promise of love.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781400073986
Publisher: The Crown Publishing Group
Publication date: 08/09/2011
Series: Ada's House Series , #3
Pages: 352
Sales rank: 589,600
Product dimensions: 4.32(w) x 8.32(h) x 1.06(d)

About the Author

Cindy Woodsmall is a New York Times best-selling author whose connection with the Amish community has been featured on ABC Nightline, in The Wall Street Journal, and in other media. She is the author of the Sisters of the Quilt series, The Sound of Sleigh Bells, and a nonfiction work, Plain Wisdom, which was written with her closest Old Order Amish friend. Cindy lives in Georgia with her family. Visit her website at CindyWoodsmall.com

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   From her perch on the milking stool, Sylvia patted the cow’s side and cooed to her, enjoying the warm softness of the cow’s hide. “You’re feeling better now, ya?” Puffs of white vapor left her mouth when she spoke, and her fingers ached from the cold.
   The cow mooed gently as if answering her.
   Sylvia removed the claw milker from the cow’s udder and sprayed Udder Care to prevent chaffing and to ward off mastitis. She set the stool and bucket out of the way, moved to the far end of the stalls, and pulled the lever that opened the tie rails, releasing the last round of cows from their milking stalls.
   Daed lifted two buckets of milk and headed for the milk house. “What are you humming this morning?”
   “Oh. Uh…” She hadn’t realized she was humming, so she had to pause for a moment and think. “Moon River.”
   “Sure does sound nice. This place don’t seem the same when you’re off. No one else I know hums while working a herd.” He disappeared into the milk house to dump the fresh liquid into the milk tank.
   Unlike a lot of Daeds, Sylvia’s hadn’t minded when she bought an iPod during the early years of her rumschpringe. The Englischer who picked up their milk three times a week had always recharged it for her. But then, five years ago, it fell under a cow during a milking and was trampled to death. Since she still hadn’t joined the faith, she could’ve bought another iPod, but Lilly was seven by then and hanging around the barn more. It would have hurt Lilly to realize that her older sister didn’t always keep the Old Ways, so she never replaced it. But she missed some of her favorite songs, like “Moon River.” The lyrics about the dream maker always made her think of Elam.
   Her pulse quickened as she envisioned Elam next to her in the barn. His good looks seemed more suited to modeling in Englischer ads than managing a dairy herd, and she found his physical presence frustratingly compelling. He frequently mentioned marriage lately, and she could imagine their future together, always being close to him, waking alongside him in the mornings. But she had reservations too. Didn’t she want more from true love than heart pounding attraction? Maybe she just needed to spend more time talking with him about their “rainbow’s end,” and all her reservations would melt into nothingness.
   She patted a few cows on the rump, gently moving them along. The herd desperately wanted in the barn at milking time, each cow hurrying to a stall in the milking parlor, but they weren’t eager to leave the building afterward. Their contented lowing and the ease with which they lumbered outdoors toward the bunk feeder and water trough made her smile. The large creatures were the same today as they’d always been—peaceful and productive.
   In a side stall a new calf nursed from its mother. Ginger slid her head across the wooden gate, and Sylvia rubbed her long forehead. Sylvia had been up half the night making sure Ginger didn’t have any trouble bringing the calf into the world. Fortunately, Sylvia hadn’t needed to pull the calf or call a vet. Both were victories she was proud of. 
   Two years ago after she’d cried over the death of both a cow and her calf, her Daed did the unthinkable. He gave her the right to tend to the breeding of the herd as she saw fit. Her ways took more effort than his, but she’d not lost a cow or a calf yet. Milk production was up, and the overall health of the herd had improved. She had her grandpa’s teachings to thank for that.
   Her Daed returned from the milk house. “I bet you’re thinking about Daadi Fisher.”
   “Ya, I think of him every time a healthy calf is born.” As a child she’d been her grandfather’s shadow while he tended to the cows, and she’d been young when he began training her in the value of careful breeding and vigilance during every labor and birth. In spite of her being a girl in a patriarchal society, he believed in her. When he’d passed away a couple of years ago, she thought her heart might break.
   Daed headed toward the remaining buckets of milk. Sylvia pushed the wheeled cart that carried all her milking supplies toward the mud sink. “I need the two heaviest of those buckets, Daed.”
   “Two?” His eyes met hers, reflecting interest. “You making more yogurt already?”
   “I am.”
   “Are we eating that much, or are you selling that much?” He poured the white, frothy liquid into a sterilized milk can for her and securely tamped down the lid.
   “The answer to both is yes.”
   It was rare to see a smile on Daed’s face before breakfast, but he grinned broadly. “Sell iss gut, ya?”
   “Ya, it’s a good thing.” She pushed the supply cart into the milk house ection of the barn and then returned to the parlor. “Daed, do you mind if I go to the house early? A bad dream woke Ruth up last night. I promised her that this morning I’d prove it was just a dream.”
   He tossed a pitchfork into a wheelbarrow and went into the first stall. “Sure, go on.”
   Sylvia abandoned her usual routine and climbed the haymow. After finding the mama cat’s new hiding place for her kittens, she gently placed Ruth’s favorite tabby into the inside pocket of her coat and then went back down the ladder.
   “Hey, Daed.”
   He turned, and she pulled out the kitten, once again hinting at her ultimate goal: for Ruth to be allowed to keep this one inside the house when the little fur ball was a week or so older.
   A lopsided grin caused one side of his face to wrinkle, and she wondered what had him so jovial this morning. “Just don’t get me in trouble over it. And make sure Ruthie knows it can’t stay inside. Barn cats tend to become mean once they get a little age on them.”
   Sylvia put the milk cans into a wooden handcart. “They wouldn’t if—”
   “Go already.” He shooed her toward the barn door. “I don’t want to hear any more of your newfangled ideas about how I could run this farm differently. They always cost me money and energy.”
   His tone was playful, but she’d be wise to accept that he meant his words…for now. He’d come a long way in accepting her ideas concerning the farm. She often wondered if he’d give her any say if he had a son. She’d never know, because he had nine daughters, of which she was the eldest and the only one with a heart for farming.
   His other daughters were more typical and girlish in every possible way, preferring housework over farm work. The three teenagers—Beckie, Lizzie, and Naomi—hated farming, always had. Lilly, who’d just turned twelve, would never complain about anything, but the smells and hard work made her queasy. The four youngest—Ruth, Barbie Ann, Salome, and Martha—were a hazard in the barn, causing Daed to shoo them away if they set foot inside the milking parlor.
   Pushing the milk cart, Sylvia hurried from the barn to the house. Last week’s snow glistened under the early morning sunlight. She toted the heavy milk cans inside one by one, being careful not to lean the containers against her body and squish the kitten.
   The warmth of the entryway made her cold fingers scream in pain. Delicious aromas of sausage, biscuits, and coffee made her mouth water and her tummy rumble, keen reminders of how long and cold her night had been.
   Her Mamm was adding wood to the stove, and Lizzie stood at the sink, washing dishes. There was never a shortage of dirty glasses and plates in a house with eleven people.
   Sylvia removed her wader boots. “Morning.”
   Lizzie yawned. “That it is, and it arrives way too early in this house.”
   “Why, there you are.” Mamm closed the door to the stove, smiling and motioning for her. “Kumm. Warm yourself. How’s that mama cow?”
   “Ginger and her newborn are doing great.”
   “I’m glad, but a girl shouldn’t have to work like you do.”
   “I love it. You know that.”
   Mamm put her arm around Sylvia’s shoulders and squeezed. “Still, we need a solution, and your Daed’s found one that is right around the corner.”
   Sylvia would never get used to Daed making plans about the farm without telling her. “What does that mean?”
   Naomi came through the back door, carrying an armload of firewood. She held the door open while Beckie entered with a lighter bundle of wood.
   Beckie’s blond hair peeked out from under one of Daed’s black felt hats, and her blue eyes shone with spunk. “Good grief it’s cold out there. Isn’t it time for warmer weather?”
   Mamm pulled several mugs out of the cabinet. “Your Daed said they’re calling for a long winter and a late spring this year.”
   Clearly her mother had no intention of answering Sylvia’s question. She’d find out whenever her Daed was ready for her to know.

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The Harvest of Grace: Book 3 in the Ada's House Amish Romance Series 4.6 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 71 reviews.
gccbookworm More than 1 year ago
This is the third installment of the "Ada's House Novel" by Cindy Woodsmall entitled The Harvest of Grace. Sylvia Fisher is not your typical Old Order Amish woman dreaming of marriage and running a household and tending to children. Maybe once she had that dream but then it burst. Even worst, her old beau becomes her sister's husband, moving to the farm to help her dad with the farming. Sylvia's dream now is to tend to the family's dairy herd but not with her new brother-in-law. So she hires herself out to another Amish farmer who needs help since his only son has disappeared. Sylvia begins to build a new life with the Blanks becoming almost like a daughter to them. Then Aaron Blank returns home with thoughts of selling of the farm, giving his parents an easier life. Instead, he finds a new farm hand, clashing goals and a father who refuses to see the "new" Aaron. This story of the Amish is full of twists and turns. Cindy Woodsmall does not let her readers down in this dramatic conclusion to her Ada House Series. The only downside was that the story came all too quickly to the end! I received this book free for review from WaterBrook Multnomah for my honest opinion.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Sylvia Fisher needed to get out. As an Amish woman at this stage in her life, she should have been married and had a few children by now. She would have had all that, and her enjoyable life as a dairy farmer. Unfortunately, she is betrayed by the two people she loves most. After a treacherous kiss, Sylvia must leave her home. Filled with guilt and unpleasant memories, Sylvia accepts a job from an Amish couple, working and living on their dairy farm. Aaron Blank has recovered. Being in alcohol rehab for 6 months, he is a new man, but unfortunately, his parents do not think quite so highly of their only surviving son. When he arrives home, he tries to get his parents to sell their dairy farm that is covered in debt. When his suggestion is only returned with hostility, he knows it will take a lot more convincing his parents. During the time that Aaron is home, he meets Sylvia Fisher, his parent's new farmhand. Knowing his parents love her like a daughter, he thinks if he can get her to stop working so hard she will leave and make his job a little easier. Through trials, tribulation, and terrible temptations, Aaron and Sylvia learn to trust and care for each other. This book was well written, with both a can't-put-my-book-down plot and an awesome purpose. Cindy Woodsmall's way of getting into the character's heads will most definitely win her some faithful readers, myself included! I have read all three in this series, and I believe this one is the best. If you enjoy lighthearted fiction with a purpose, then this book is for you! Abby Waterbrook gave me this book for free so that I could write this review.
mookiekat on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
This adventure is about several young Amish people who eventually become entwined in each others lives.There is Sylvia, who is the eldest daughter of a dairy farmer, whose love for dairy farming outweighs the desire to be married. When her beau asks her, she wants to postpone their big day wanting more time to be able to discover who she is. Taking her answer as a "no", her beau secretly plans to marry Sylvia's sister. Heart broken and unable to leave the farm she tries to endure her feelings of rejection and betrayal. When one day she is caught off guard with her now brother in law, he kisses her and she returns the kiss. Feeling shame and guilt Sylvia leaves and begins working for a couple on the Blank's dairy farm where she meets their son, Aaron which leads her down a whole new road to adventure.There is Cara, who has a young daughter named Lori whose father died when she was little. Cara left New York because of the fear of someone stalking her. and traveled to Dry Lake because of some memories from her childhood. After seeking refuge in Ephriam's barn she is taken in and falls in love with him. When Cara finally gets comfortable in her surroundings she is given a challenge she feels is far beyond her power alone to conquer. Then there is Lena. She is recovering from an accident and has a bluish purple birth mark on her face. She falls in love with Grey who was married to the Blank's daughter. Grey is now a widower and is made to wait the required time of mourning until he can court Lena. Grey also has a secret that he carries with him that he feels could destroy their relationship if Lena only knew. Will these young couples be able to work through the challenges that God has allowed in their lives or will they give up and play it safe? Find out how each of these couples face their challenges both separately and together.
kaykwilts on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
I don't usually enjoy Amish fiction. I never could get into the Beverly Lewis series of novels but I enjoyed this novel. This is the first Cindy Woodsmall book I've read but I have decided I want to read more of this author. This book is the third and final book of the Ada's House series of books. This book primarily deals with the storyline of Sylvia and Aaron but there are storylines continued from the other two books which have their completion in this book. Now if you have not read the previous books you could get confused as to what is going on with the other characters in the book but you can easily figure out what is going on by reading the summary in the front of the book of the the first two in the series. The author devotes about a half page summary on each book so you the reader will know what is going on if you have not read the first two books. Also there is a list of characters in the back of the book and their relation to each other.I liked this book in that it showed that the Amish suffer from many of the problems in life that non Amish do such as alcoholism, debt, envy, adulterous thoughts and stubborness. They aren't perfect either. Just forgiven by the grace of God like the rest of us.The overall theme of this book is forgiveness.
fantasia655 on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
I liked it! I love the Amish culture and reading about them, makes me feel like I am a part of that. I would like to read the first two in the series so I know what happened before, but it's not necessary for any one else to.
tarenn on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
THE HARVEST OF GRACE by Cindy Woodsmall is an inspirational Amish romance trilogy. It is an exciting conclusion to "An Ada's House" novel. See "The Hope of Refuge" and "The Bridge Of Peace"."The Harvest of Grace" is the story of Sylvia Fisher,an Old Oder Amish woman,who has been betrayed,and lives her family's diary farm for a new start to use her energy into helping a debt-ridden farm. Aaron Blank,who has been in rehab and returns to his father's farm to sell the debt-ridden farm. But with Sylvia's help,influence,and her influence who Aaron's parents Aaron learns to build a new life. Sylvia and Aaron find a glimpse of peace,a bit of romance,forgiveness,healing,while they have opposite goals they may just find the promise of love on a rural farm and work toward a bigger picture. A must read for all Amish,inspirational, romance readers. This is a fast paced story of faith,healing and forgiveness.This book was received for review from Library Thing and the publisher.Details can be found at WaterBrook Press and My Book Addiction Reviews.
Tara22 on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
I am a firm believer of reading series in order so as not to read books out of order but I must confess that I read this book without reading the first two which saddens me because I truly believe that they would be worth reading.This book is about three women, two Amish and one who wishes to be Amish and two Amish men who are all trying to overcome personal demons in order to truly find happiness in their lives and those of their loved ones. I enjoyed learning more about how Amish communities function within the modern world as well as getting to know these lovable characters. The Harvest of Grace is well-written and interesting, not because it is action-packed but because it is full of life being lived and "everyday" challenges being faced.
hobbitprincess on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
I've read a lot of Amish fiction, and this wasn't my favorite. It would have been helpful if I had reread the first book in the series and read the second book, but because of time constraints, I couldn't. There were so many characters in this book that I became quite confused several times. I know there was a list of them in the back, but flipping back and forth didn't make for good reading. I just felt that there were too many stories going on at one time. Perhaps if they had been developed in a more singular fashion, I would have enjoyed the book more. I've been pleased with Woodsmall's other books that I've read, but this one falls short of the others.
amhamilt on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
The Harvest of Grace is the third novel in the Ada's House series. The main storyline follows Slyvia Fisher as she flees her home to work as a farm hand for an unrelated Amish family. She is determined to improve the farm and get it to turn a profit, but the owner's son, Aaron, is just as determined to convince his father that the only option is to sell the farm. Aaron and Sylvia seem to be constantly at odds with each other, is it possible for them to see past their differences?The Harvest of Grace was a difficult novel for me to get into; I could comfortably put it away for days at a time without thinking about it all. It wasn't until the latter third of the book that the characters started to really become interesting to me. To be fair, I have not read the first two books in the series, so I really wasn't invested in the other plotlines.I must also admit that the characters, for the most part, didn't seem like Old Order Amish to me. I've read a bit of Amish fiction previously, and this book didn't seem to have the same authenticity. That being said, I am certainly no expert on the Amish, so it could be entirely representative of the Amish culture, for all I know. However, if you are a fan of Beverly Lewis's Amish fiction, be warned that the portrayal of the Amish in Woodsmall's book is entirely different.Overall, I would give this book 3.5 stars. It was a fine book, but it wasn't outstanding. It was entertaining, but not enough for me to read it again or read the rest of the books in the series.Disclosure of Material Connection: I received this book free from Waterbrook Multnomah as part of their book review bloggers program. I was not required to write a positive review. The opinions I have expressed are my own. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission's 16 CFR, Part 255 : "Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising
kitchenwitch04 on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
As I am already a huge fan of Cindy Woodsmall, I was thrilled when I had found that I had won a copy of one of her books thru the Early Reviewer's Program. This book is the third of a series called Ada's House, and even if you have not read the first two books, it is never hard to get to know the characters and figure out what is going on. I have always loved the way that Cindy makes you feel like you are part of every story - and shows Amish life as we would never image, with the same problems us "Englishers" experience as well. This book told the tale of Sylvia Fisher, and Amish girl who unlike most plain women, enjoyed working on her dairy farm more than the mundane household chores that are common for those in the Amish lifestye. She is betrayed by a man that she is supposed to marry, and because of this, leaves her family's dairy farm to help another family with their's. While there, the owner's son Aaron comes home after being in rehab for alcohol addiction. He hates farming and the dairy business, and has plans to convince his father to sell the farm and move to town to run a hardware business. But, after being around Sylvia and experiencing the farm thru her eyes, he begins to rethink things. .....as well as discovering that he has feelings for her. Another wonderful Woodsmall book......the ending was the best!!!!
TracyS45 on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
Cultivating love for one another and finding faith in yourself can create "The Harvest of Grace." This Amish fiction tale blends together several relationships as they blosson and come together to create a happy community surrounding Ada's House. Sylvia Fisher, a young Amish woman, has the love of her family's farm and land running through her veins. When faced with a marriage proposal that would change her whole way of life, she puts off her intended, only to lose him to her younger sister. A slip of their emotions after the marriage takes place sends Sylvia out to another farm where she can start over and hopefully help this family turn their farm into a thriving and profitable operation again. There she must team up with their returning, wayward son to get their farm back on the mend. Will this family be able to get past all the disappointments and tragedies of the past to heal and move on? Can Sylvia ever forgive herself for acting on a moment of impulse and be able to connect with her family once again? Come follow this tale to find these answers and to see how having faith and love can plant the seeds to have a harvest of grace. Since this is the third book in this series, I was a little concerned about not having read the first two and being able to keep all the separate relationships straight, but Ms. Woodsmall did a wonderful job at keeping it all connected, but separate at the same time so that it made sense. I thoroughly enjoyed getting to know all the separate characters and their diffferent relationships and how they all came to be. I especially liked getting to know Sylvia as a more independent Amish woman than in some other Amish fiction that I have read. If you are in the market for a really good Amish story, this is definitely one that you don't want to pass up. I would highly recommend this book to anyone who enjoys Amish fiction mixed with a bit of sweet romance thrown in. This book was kindly provided to me by the publishers of WaterBrook Multnomah for my honest review.
gincam on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
Women are daughters, mothers, wives and lovers. They are amazing in their ability to nurture, negotiate, navigate, and neutralize. They are masters at multi-tasking. When a woman steps off of the path she is expected to follow, and lets her inner compass guide her way, she may face great obstacles along her chosen course. Sylvia Fisher is such a woman. Born into a conservative Old Order Amish family of dairy farmers, Sylvia has an intuitive knack for the care and management of the herd on the farm. She has yet to join the faith, but as the oldest of nine daughters, she is responsible and respectful of her family's customs and beliefs. A stunning betrayal of the heart leaves Sylvia reeling and sends her away from her home to find work on another farm. After spending months in rehab to fight an alcohol addiction, Aaron Blank is a man reborn. His goal is to make a life far away from his parents' farm, and he hopes to become the owner of a hardware store that caters to the Plain folk. He must convince his ailing father to sell the farm and move along with his mother into the new life that Aaron has envisioned for them all. However, the best laid plans often go awry, and Aaron had not imagined that one lovely, determined woman would prove to be his biggest stumbling block. Sylvia has worked her way into the hearts of Aaron's parents, and she has worked her magic on the family farm. Two hearts at cross purposes, Aaron and Sylvia learn about their own true natures as they learn to care about each other. Revelation, redemption and resolution are all to be found in "The Harvest of Grace". Cindy Woodsmall has created a vivid portrait of Plain folk, and she does not shy away from very real personal issues and matters of faith. This is the third book in the "Ada's House" series, and it wraps up the open story lines from the first two books as well as offering the touching, fulfilling romance between Sylvia and Aaron. Somehow, having Plain folk experience the same tragedies and triumphs of those not of the faith adds an extra depth to the reader's involvement with the lives of the characters. You will want to read all three books, and you will continue to think about these characters and their story lines for a long time to come.Review Copy Gratis WaterBrook Press
wearylibrarian on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
Cara's father, Trevor, is trying to make amends for all the past wrongs. Cara is not sure he can forgive him, even though the Bishop has told her she must forgive in order to be baptized and marry Ephraim. When Sylvia does not respond immediately to Elam's proposal, he asks her sister, Beckie to marry him. Sylvia tries to remain on the family¿s dairy farm but when she and Elam kiss, she knows she must leave. Gray and Lena impatiently wait for the day they can court openly. In the mean time, Gray worries that it is his fault his son was born with a disability and his other children died shortly after birth.I am always sad to see Cindy Woodsmall's series end, and the Ada's House series is no exception. Her books draw me in and leave me feeling as if I am actually there, participating in the lives of the characters. With the end of this series, I feel as if I am leaving friends and family behind.
scoutmomskf on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
I received this book through LibraryThing Early Reviewers. This was a good book. I haven't read the first two in the series, but it didn't take me too long to learn the characters. The main focus of this book was Aaron and Sylvia. Sylvia came to the Blank farm after leaving her own family because of a problem with her former boyfriend. This gave her a chance to do what she wanted to do in the way of dairy farming. Aaron is the son of the owners who is returning to his parents' farm. He has been away at rehab after having spent several years in an alcoholic haze. He wants his parents to sell the farm and run an appliance store with him, because he hates the farm. As time goes on, he gets to know Sylvia and begins to see the farm through her eyes. There are many problems and heartaches to work through, but the conclusion was fantastic.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I have read this series and others from this author many times. Every time i finish I feel like I have gained friends. Really love these books.
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EraCG More than 1 year ago
This is a wonderful story. Highly recommended!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Sad that I am done with this series. I just wanted the stories to go on and on and on. I am definately going to keep reading her books. Wonderful story lines and a great writer.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
terrific book
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Its really a great book! I got lost a couple times amongst several different couples it kept bouncing back and fourth between. But really great otherwise!! Very entertaining and sweet!
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Tought that the author brought all the characters into the story and actually liked the series. I am finding it hard to read anything but Amish
PrincessMK More than 1 year ago
The Harvest of Grace by Cindy Woodsmall is book three of the Ada's House Series and while I have not read books one and two, I was immediately drawn into their story. The author did an excellent job of introducing the complex characters in a way that made you feel like you had already read the first two books and for quick reference included a complete list of the characters in the back of the book. Sylvia Fisher is a young and hard working Old Order Amish woman. Her story begins with a betrayal forcing her from her family, home and all that she's known. Aaron Blank is fresh out of alcohol rehab and is looking to sell the family farm that Sylvia fled to in her time of need. Needless to say, these two clash but in the end find a common ground in both their faith and a growing love for one another. Grace....what a beautiful word!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago