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When a Unbreathed Memories family tragedy strikes Phoebe Yoder promises God she ll do anything if He ll intervene including marrying Micah Graber But when her heart is drawn to someone else can Phoebe let go of her promiseOne of theun things about this story besides "the tender romance was the inclusion of alpacas It s an element not often seen in Amish stories so it "tender romance was the inclusion of alpacas It s an element not often seen in Amish stories so it the book even interesting The Promise Is a book of vows promises to keep or not to keep lessons on Grace kidnapping integrity and GOD Naomi had a major tragedy in her life When it happened she makes a vow to GOD or HIM to ix it When things work out she eels like GOD wants her to hold up to her end of the bargain but as we all know we are not under Law but under Grace does she keep that vow or does she let her heart lead her and where does that desire come rom Yup GOD This is a great book don t miss out I received a copy of this book A Sally Lockhart Mystery 2 from the Publisher and Netgalley all of the opinions expressed in this review are all my ownif you would like to read of my Christian book reviews go to christianlybookreviewersblogspotcom I reviewed this bookor RT Bookreviews Magazine is the I Love My Dad first installment in Simpson s The Amish of Southern Maryland series Ben and Phoebe demonstrate the damage that can be done by carrying around shame and guilt instead oforgiving oneself There is no glossary as in common in many Amish themed novels so readers new to the genre could be a bit confused at times The pace is steady throughout but it s a bit challenging to root or some of the characters Micah is extremely difficult to like as he is rude #Demanding And Almost Has A Stalker Like #and almost has a stalker like to him It s hard to athom that Phoebe wouldn t speak up to her parents even though the Amish are not as outspoken as their Englisch counterparts Ben is a truly enjoyable character and Phoebe is as well at times but it comes later in the book For the majority of the story you eel sorry or her but also Noni Speaks Up frustrated that she doesn t share hereelings with her parents the bishop etc The theme of wanting to go after your own dreams will likely resonate with readers An excerpt Handbags and Gladrags from the second book is includedNineteen year old Phoebe Yoder is not your typical Amish girl who dreams of marriage and aamily of her own Her dreams include owning alpacas so she s thrilled to have the chance to help care An Egg-cellent Easter! (Barbie) for her neighbor s alpacas There she meets Benjamin Miller who recently moved to the area He can t help but be taken in by Phoebe s kindness and beauty and he also loves alpacas Phoebeears her dreams will never come to pass after her little sister goes missing Phoebe makes a promise to God that she ll marry Micah Graber who has had his eye on her or years if her sister is returned safely If Micah has his way the wedding will come sooner than later Will her sister come home and if so will Phoebe marr. In the beautiful spring warmth of Southern Maryland's Amish country love always inds a way to bloom Like most Amish young women Phoebe Yoder has dreams but not of a courtship at least not yet She dreams of caring Wish Upon a Wedding for the tender hearted alpacas at her Englischer neighbor'sarm and learning the business herself But that longing alls away the moment he. Yet and definitely not to Micah Newcomer In Town Newcomer in town Ben so many of the interests she has including alpacas and is so nice and caring towards her unlike Micah Her heart opens to Ben but should she pursue it when she just doesn t eel worthy of his love Really enjoyed this and I can t wait to read the next book in the seriesPub Date 27 Mar 2018 I received a review copy rom Kensington Books through NetGalley Thank you All opinions expressed are my own As a reader #of Amish iction I loved reading The Promise by Susan Lantz Simpson #Amish Richard Nixon: The Life fiction I loved reading The Promise by Susan Lantz Simpson Yoder enjoyed caringor her younger siblings but on market day a tragic transpired with little Naomi being kidnapped Phoebe was heartbroken and made a vow to God that was made without realizing the conseuences and pain it would cause her My emotions were on alert throughout this story with all the suffering she endured Benjamin Lovers of Amish I Am Cow, Hear Me Moo! fiction will enjoy this novelrom Susan Lantz Simpson It s a great mix of romance humor a bit of mystery and a whole lot of alpacas Phoebe Yoder is a determined young heroine whom readers will be rooting or and the book is rich with details about Amish life and beliefs The Promise is a heartwarming book written by Susan Lantz Simpson This is an amazing storyline that moves at a great pace and keeps the readers interest to the last page I love the cover especially the addition of the Alpacas I enjoyed this story and ound it hard to stop reading itThe characters are very likeable and realistic which keeps the readers attention throughout the story I really enjoyed getting to know Phoebe Yoder She is such a sweet tender hearted young Amish woman who loves her Puppet Master family andaith always When a tragic event happens to her Swoon: The Heartthrob Activity Book for Good Color-Inners as Well as Beginners family Phoebe believes she is atault She makes a promise to God that she Janae (Blacktop, finds very hard to keep and struggles toind a way to honor it Ben Miller has returned to Southern Maryland to help his grandparents with their arm when he inds himself in the middle of Phoebe s troubles He instantly jumps in to not only help Phoebe s amily but he is also offering riendship to Phoebe Will his riendship cause Phoebe distress Can Ben help Phoebe see her promise is one she didn t have to honor All the characters add a great element to this story especially Phoebe s outspoken younger sister Martha She adds a lot of humor to the storyI was not given a complimentary copy of this book to read and review I was not approached by anyone to post a avorable review I have rated this book with ive stars or meeting my expectations of a wonderful story that I can highly recommend to others This story can be read without reading the previous books by this author Congratulations to Susan lantz Simpson Why Diets Make Us Fat for delivering another amazing storyor her readers to enjoy I will be anticipating Dont Hex with Texas (Enchanted, Inc., fantastic stories by this author in theuture. Fine life they could build together beginning with an alpaca Spanish Dagger (China Bayles, farm of their own But he can see that Phoebe's brash vow is all she will consider no matter what her heart wants As Benalls or her gentle manner and sweet sad eyes he comes to understand his daunting task to convince Phoebe that together they can make a new promise that will never be brok. .
The PromiseY Micah though her heart is not in it at all Is it possible or Ben to show her that God is in control and He has different plans North for Phoebe THE PROMISE is Ms Simpson s newest Amish book and it is already getting a lot of buzz Inact I ve had people ask if I was going to review it Well if you were One Who Wondered Here It Is Benjamin Miller Is A who wondered here it is Benjamin Miller is a He is sweet sensitive caring and knows what to do and say in stressful situations He has a head on his shoulders He s also got a strong aith and he doesn t allow doubt to take root Phoebe oh I hurt or her Dead Giveaway family I can t imagine being responsibleor watching your baby sister and having her snatched while in your care She and her Andrew Lost In the Kitchen family were depressed understandably andor the Strange Son: Two Mothers, Two Sons, and the Quest to Unlock the Hidden World of Autism first half of the book that is pretty much theocusI have never heard of alpacas so I was kind of curious what they were Maybe kind of like Llamas I don t know They were described as like camels in the book but the cover looks like llamas I saw have to research them sometime They were an unusual and interesting twist to an Amish romance story I enjoyed this Micah was a villain that was easy to hate I didn t like him at all Unfortunately I know men like him overbearing know it alls who are selfish jerks I think we all do Very realistic If you like Amish Nope fiction pick up a copy of Ms Simpson s THE PROMISE You will love this book Especially Benjamin swoon I was given a copyree All opinions are my own I really Enjoyed The Promise Amish Fiction Isn T My Usual Genre The Promise Amish Rejected Rejected Rejected fiction isn t my usual genre Susan Lantz Simpson s writing uickly drew me in When Phoebe Yoder s baby sister was kidnapped Ielt Phoebe #Susan Lantz Simpson s writing uickly drew me in When Phoebe Yoder s baby sister was kidnapped I Listening: The Last Poems of Margaret Avison felt Phoebeear and guilt And I understood why she uttered a vow to God that she shouldn t have I struggled along with her as she wrestled with this vow Phoebe s spunk made me chuckle at times especially in her interactions with the man who pursued herBenjamin Miller is a swoon worthy hero I love the way Simpson worked the alpacas into the story and it was Good Things Happen Slowly: A Life in and Out of Jazz fascinating to read about the Amish way of lifeI received an ARC of this book but that in no way influenced my thoughts on it This is a book readers of Amishiction will loveas well as someone who loves a good story A Buck: A Memoir fun storyor lovers of Amish Oh, the Things They Invented!: All About Great Inventors fiction The Amish in this Southern Maryland community enjoy selling and browsing at the Amish Market Those smiles of Sunshine turn to tears of rain thoughor the Yoder Yikes, Vikings! (Canadian Flyer Adventures Series family though when the baby sister of theamily is kidnapped by a mentally unstable woman after she has a miscarriage She tells her husband the baby is an adopted replacement Five Days Left for their child and he believes it Oldest daughter Phoebe blames herselfor the kidnapping She makes a bargain with God if the child is returned she will marry a man whom she Searching for Robert Johnson feels her parents want her to marry but she doesn t want to Phoebe wants to be courted and marry but not uite. R baby sister goes missing In that horrifying instant desperateor her sister's safe return she whispers a promise to Gott she will give up her dreams and marry Micah Graber a man she doesn't love but who is determined to make her his wifeBenjamin Miller hasn't been back in Southern Maryland Blood on Silk for long before he meets Phoebe and begins to imagine what