New Books

Check out some of the latest additions to our library:

 

 ADULT NOVELS

1. Imperfect Justice BY: Cara Putman

To the world it seems obvious: Kaylene Adams killed her daughter and then was shot by police. Attorney Emilie Wesley knows a different story: Kaylene would never hurt anyone and was looking for a way out of a controlling, abusive relationship. Her death shakes Emilie’s belief that she can make a difference for women in violent marriages. Self-doubt plagues her as she struggles to continue her work in the wake of the tragedy. MORE INFO

2. Oath Of Honnor BY: Lynnette Eason

When police officer Isabelle St. John's partner is murdered, she must work with Detective Ryan Marshall to solve a case that may force her to choose between family and justice. MORE INFO

 3. The Forgetting BY: Sharon Cameron

What isn't written, isn't remembered. Even your crimes. Nadia lives in the city of Canaan, where life is safe and structured, hemmed in by white stone walls and no memory of what came before. But every twelve years the city descends into the bloody chaos of the Forgetting, a day of no remorse, when each person's memories -- of parents, children, love, life, and self -- are lost. Unless they have been written. MORE INFO

4. But Pain Crept In BY: Shelaine Strom 

In But Pain Crept In, Shelaine Strom shares her sojourn from vibrant vistas to deep valleys as jaw joints crumble and bones splinter. Where does one rest, breathe, revive when pain reigns? When does one quit, wait, try to go on? How does one lean on family, friends, even strangers to endure? And where is God in the midst? In her winsome and honest way, Shelaine tells of travelling between hurt and hope, from agony to plains of purpose renewed. MORE INFO

5. The Men Of Lancaster  BY: Virginia Smith

The Amish Groom #1

Born to an ex-Amish mother and an Englisch father, 23-year-old Tyler Anderson was raised as a military kid until the age of 6, when his mom passed away. His dad, shipping off to yet another overseas post, placed Tyler in the care of his Amish grandparents, an arrangement that was supposed to be temporary. It lasted a lifetime. Rachel Hoeck is the young woman waiting for Tyler's proposal. She senses that though he loves her and wishes to make a commitment to her and his Amish beliefs, part of him still wonders whether an Amish lifestyle is truly for him.


The Amish Blacksmith #2    

Apprenticed blacksmith Jake Miller is skeptical of Priscilla Kinsinger's innate ability to soothe troubled horses, especially when he has own ideas on how to calm them. Six years earlier, Priscilla's mother died in an awful accident at home, and Priscilla's grief over losing her mother was so intense that she was sent to live with relatives in Ohio. She has just returned to Lancaster County. Not that her homecoming matters to Jake, who is interested in courting lighthearted Amanda Shetler. But Jake's boss is Priscilla's uncle, and when the man asks Jake to help his niece reconnect with community life, he has no choice but to do just that. Surprisingly, he finds himself slowly drawn to the beautiful but emotionally wounded Priscilla.


The Amish Clockmaker #3

Newlywed Matthew Zook is expanding his family's tack and feed store when a surprising property dispute puts the remodel on hold--and raises new questions about the location's mysterious past. Decades earlier, the same building housed a clock shop run by a young Amish clockmaker named Clayton Raber. Known for his hot temper, Clayton was arrested for the murder of his beloved wife, a crime almost everyone--including his own family members--believed he'd committed, even after charges were dropped. Isolated and feeling condemned by all, Clayton eventually broke from the church, left Lancaster County, and was never heard from again. Now the only way Matthew can solve the boundary issue and save his family's business is to track down the clockmaker. But does this put Matthew on the trail of a murderer? A timeless novel of truth, commitment, and the power of enduring love, where secrets of the past give way to hope for the future. MORE INFO

 

6. The Rock The Road And the Rabbi BY: Kathie Lee Gifford

As a committed Christian and the daughter of a Jewish father, Gifford has always felt drawn to Israel. Follow her as she hikes the land with Rabbi Jason Sobel, Ray Vander Laan, and others who are trained in the messianic rabbinical way. MORE INFO

 

7. An Imperfect Woman BY: Kim Hyland

 Women are bombarded with ideas of perfection--and tips for how to achieve it--every day. From her work to her looks to her parenting, today's modern woman is expected to strive to be picture perfect in every way. As a result, calls for authenticity and imperfection are on the rise. Yet, deep down, most of us still want to achieve perfection. Why? MORE INFO

 

8. Reckless BY: Amy Clipston

Lydia Bontrager's youngest sister is frighteningly ill, and as a good Amish daughter, it falls to Lydia to care for her siblings and keep the household running, in addition to working as a teacher's assistant and helping part time at her grandmother's bakery. Succumbing to stress, Lydia gives in to one wild night and returns home drunk. MORE INFO

 

9. Missing Isaac  BY: Valerie Fraser Luesse

A novel set in Alabama during the race related issues of the 1960’s about three different Southern families whose relationships are put to the test. MORE INFO 

 

10. Loving Isaac BY: Heather Kaufman

Hana, a mother, and her special needs son Issac are in search of a place to live.  They happen to cross paths with a small-town pastor who is quite content with his very sedate work and very settled congregation. MORE INFO

 

11. Choose Joy BY: Kay Warren

Ever wonder why some people seem to experience joy in their daily lives--even in the tough times--and others can't seem to find it no matter how hard they search? Is a joy-filled life really possible? The answer is yes! MORE INFO

 

12. Christian Beliefs BY: Wane Grudem

God doesn't call every Christian to go off to seminary, but there are certain matters of doctrine---that is, the church's teaching---that every Christian simply must know.MORE INFO

 

13. The Masterpiece BY: Francine Rivers

Roman Velasco is a successful commercial and graffiti artist with a mansion overlooking the Topanga Canyons of Los Angeles, California. On the outside, he appears to have everything he could possible want including money, women and fame, yet everyday demons from his past haunt him. MORE INFO

 

14. An Extra Mile BY: Sharon Brown

 The journey of four women as they walk their spiritual journeys.  Mara is soon to be divorced and looking to serve others with courage.  Hannah embraces the joys of her marriage.  Charissa is overwhelmed with her pregnancy and teaching schedule.  Becca is hoping for a better future.  They each must find equilibrium in the midst of change. MORE INFO

15. The Best Friend BY: Melody Carson

Lishia Vance is totally baffled. One day she has friends. The next day everyone has turned against her. No explanation. Just complete social isolation. Even her best friend Janelle isn't giving her the time of day.  Now she has one goal for her junior year at Kingston High: make a new best friend. MORE INFO
 

16. If I Live If I Run BY: Tarri Blackstock

Casey Cox spends her days changing disguises and on the run for fear law enforcement will capture her for the false murder charges her friend Brent. MORE INFO