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Fisher, Suzanne Woods

Works: 219 works in 568 publications in 3 languages and 34,849 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Romance fiction  Religious fiction  Christian fiction  Historical fiction  Allegories  History  Christmas stories  Novels  Christmas fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3606.I78, 813.6
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Suzanne Woods Fisher
The choice : a novel by Suzanne Woods Fisher( Book )

13 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Dutch and held by 2,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With a vibrant, fresh style Suzanne Woods Fisher brings readers into the world of a young Amish woman torn between following the man she loves--or joining the community of faith that sustains her, even as she questions some of the decisions of her elders. Her choice begins a torrent of change for her and her family, including a marriage of convenience to silent Daniel Miller. Both bring broken hearts into their arrangement--and secrets that have been held too long. Filled with gentle romance, The Choice opens the world of the Amish--their strong communities, their simple life, and their willingness to put each other first
The waiting : a novel by Suzanne Woods Fisher( Book )

13 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,998 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jorie King has been waiting for Ben Zook much of her life--waiting for him to return to Lancaster County, the church, and her. When he is reported dead, she is devastated but finds unexpected comfort in his brother Caleb, a comfort that turns to love for both of them
The search : a novel by Suzanne Woods Fisher( Book )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and Dutch and held by 1,920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As a child caught up in a crisis, Lainey O'Toole made a split-second decision with far-reaching effects. Fifteen years later, when her car breaks down in Stoney Ridge, she is forced to face the past. Bess Reihl is less than thrilled to be spending the summer at Rose Hill Farm helping her intimidating grandmother. But once Bess meets hired hand Billy Lapp in Stoney Ridge, the summer starts to hold some promise. Now Lainey's and Bess's worlds are about to collide, and the secrets that come to light will shock them both."--Publisher's information
The letters : a novel by Suzanne Woods Fisher( Book )

11 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When widow Rose Schrock turns her Amish farmhouse into a bed and breakfast, she expects there might be problems. The reaction of her cantankerous mother-in-law for one. Disapproval from the church for another. But what she doesn't expect is that the guests at the Inn at Eagle Hill will spill their problems into her life and into her heart. She also never expects the kind of help and support she gets from Galen King, the quiet and rugged horse trainer next door"--Page 4 of cover
Anna's crossing : an Amish beginnings novel by Suzanne Woods Fisher( Book )

21 editions published in 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A young Amish woman fends off the matchmaking efforts of her fellow passengers on the Charming Nancy--the ship that brought the first wave of Amish to America in 1737"--
The calling : a novel by Suzanne Woods Fisher( Book )

17 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in English and Dutch and held by 1,623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Struggling with her faith during a summer shared with five older Amish sisters, Bethany volunteers at a local soup kitchen while railing at the handsome but annoying Jimmy before uncovering a heartbreaking secret
The haven : a novel by Suzanne Woods Fisher( Book )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After spending the winter in Ohio, Sadie Lapp returns home to Stoney Ridge where she again sees Gideon Smucker, who as loved her since childhood, and meets Will Stoltz, a college student working with peregrine falcons. When the hopes of these three lives intersect, life in Stoney Ridge may never be the same
The keeper : a novel by Suzanne Woods Fisher( Book )

13 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Paul tells her he wants to postpone the wedding-- again-- Julia knows who is to blame. Perpetual bachelor and spreader of cold feet, Roman Troyer, the Bee Man. He especially enjoys bringing his bees to Stoney Ridge each year-- but now Julia is on a mission to punish him for inspiring Paul's cold feet. Can Julia secure the future she's always dreamed of? Or does God have something else in mind?
The revealing : a novel by Suzanne Woods Fisher( Book )

10 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in English and Dutch and held by 1,475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Naomi King--soft spoken, loyal, and easily overlooked--has a gift. She sees what others can't see. Intuition, she calls it. Others in Stoney Ridge don't know what to make of it and dismiss her hunches and inklings altogether. When a young woman arrives at the Inn at Eagle Hill with a shocking secret about Tobe Schrock, Naomi fears the worst. She can't ignore the feeling that something sinister's at work--something more than a threat to the tenuous love begun between Tobe and her
The imposter : a novel by Suzanne Woods Fisher( Book )

13 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katrina Stoltzfus needs time to heal her broken heart. What she doesn't need is attention from Andy Miller, a farm hand who always seems to say the right thing, and be in the right place, at the right time. Is Andy for real, or too good to be true?
A Lancaster County Christmas by Suzanne Woods Fisher( Book )

14 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ready to call it quits after four years of marriage, Jaime and C.J. Fitzpatrick are blown into the home of Mattie and Sol Riehl during a winter storm, two couples from different worlds who may help each other understand the true meaning of love this Christmas
The lesson : a novel by Suzanne Woods Fisher( Book )

7 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In her wildest dreams, spunky and impulsive nineteen-year-old Mary Kate Lapp never imagined herself behind a schoolteacher's desk. A run-in (literally) with the schoolteacher compels her to act as a substitute teacher, just as her restless desire to see the world compels her to apply for a passport ... just in case. The only thing of interest to M.K. in the sleepy Amish community of Stoney Ridge is the unexplained death of a sheep farmer that coincided with the arrival of a mysterious young man into the community. Frustrated that no one takes the crime seriously, she takes matters into her own hands. Unfortunately, as tends to be the case for M.K., she jumps headlong into trouble"--Author's webpage
The quieting : a novel by Suzanne Woods Fisher( Book )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It's all her grandmother's fault. For the last few months, Abigail Stoltzfus has helped her father with his genealogical research, hoping that breaking through a client's brick wall would also break his melancholy. But now her intrusive grandmother has set her sights on marrying off Abigail and insists she come to Stoney Ridge, where there is a plethora of eligible bachelors. Except that Mammi is mistaken. There are no eligible bachelors in Stoney Ridge, barring one, and he's all wrong. Dane Glick has the wrong last name and the wrong relatives -- including the bishop who is at odds over a church matter with Abigail's uncle, minister David Stoltzfus. As the conflict grows, setting family against family, it's becoming clear that the path to a solution may lead to a Quieting -- a removal of a church leader. But for which one? And when Abigail stumbles onto a curious connection during her genealogical research it could help David solve one problem -- but will it create another?"--Back cover
Christmas at Rose Hill Farm : an Amish love story by SUZANNE WOODS FISHER( Book )

12 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Bess Riehl is preparing Rose Hill Farm for her Christmas wedding, but her groom isn't who she thought it would be. Billy Lapp is far away from his Amish roots working as a rose rustler for Penn State and wants nothing to do with Stoney Ridge, his family, or Bess. And that suits Bess just fine. Why should she think twice about a man who left without a word, without any explanation? It's time she moved on with her life, and that meant saying yes to Amos Lapp, Billy's cousin and best friend. But as Bess and Amos's wedding day draws near, her emotions tangle into a tight knot. She loves Amos. Yet she can't forget Billy"
The devoted : a novel by Suzanne Woods Fisher( Book )

7 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruthie Stoltzfus loves her family must decide about her future. Should she stay Amish, or leave? She's passed the GED, saved her money, but can't quite set her journey into motion. Patrick Kelly came to Stoney Ridge to convert to the Amish and has given himself thirty days to learn the language, drive a buggy, and adapt to "everything Plain." Every moment is to be cherished, especially the hours he spends with Ruthie, his Penn Dutch tutor. Ruthie's ex-boyfriend, Luke Schrock, is rebellious, headstrong, defiant. He'll do anything to win Ruthie back-- anything-- and Patrick Kelly is getting in his way
The return by Suzanne Woods Fisher( Book )

8 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the Amish settle in America, Tessa wishes Hans would notice her. When tragedy strikes--close to home and close to her heart--she discovers the cost of true love
Minding the light by SUZANNE WOODS FISHER( Book )

7 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six long years ago, Captain Reynolds Macy sailed away from his bride, looking forward to the day when he would return to Nantucket Island with a ship's hold full of whale oil. But when that momentous day finally arrives, Ren soon discovers that everything has changed in his absence. Everything. "Is nothing on this island as it appears to be?" he whispers in despair
The newcomer by Suzanne Woods Fisher( Book )

5 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1737. Anna and Bairn met during their crossing to start a new life in the raw Pennsylvania frontier. As Anna and her fellow church members seek out a new beginning, Bairn has yet to commit to the strict expectations of the Amish community. Will their shipboard romance survive unexpected turns-- and a newcomer to the church who is everything Bairn is not?
The light before day by SUZANNE WOODS FISHER( Book )

5 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After three years on a whaling voyage, Henry Macy returns to Nantucket to news that his grandmother has passed, bequeathing her vast fortune to him and his sister, Hitty. And it was truly vast. But Lillian Coffin was no fool. The inheritance comes with a steep cost, including when they should marry and whom--a Quaker in good standing, of course. But if they relinquish the inheritance, it all goes to Tristram Macy, their father's thieving business partner. As Hitty and Henry seek a way to satisfy the will's conditions, they'll be faced with obstacles on every side--and it may be that Lillian Coffin will have the last word after all
Phoebe's light by SUZANNE WOODS FISHER( Book )

3 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phoebe Starbuck has always adjusted her sails and rudder to the whims of her father. Now, for the first time, she's doing what she wants to do: marrying Captain Phineas Foulger and sailing far away from Nantucket. As she leaves on her grand adventure, her father gives her two gifts, both of which Phoebe sees little need for. The first is an old sheepskin journal from Great Mary, her highly revered great-grandmother. The other is a "minder" on the whaling ship in the form of cooper Matthew Mitchell, a man whom she loathes. Soon Phoebe discovers that life at sea is no easier than life on land. Lonely, seasick, and disillusioned, she turns the pages of Great Mary's journal and finds herself drawn into the life of this noble woman. To Phoebe's shock, her great-grandmother has left a secret behind that carries repercussions for everyone aboard the ship, especially her husband the captain and her shadow the cooper. This story within a story catapults Phoebe into seeing her life in an entirely new way--just in
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Alternative Names
Woods Fisher, Suzanne

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