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A Lancaster Family Christmas release day

Latest Release!

Kate’s new novel, A Lancaster Family Christmas, is now available.

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The audiobooks of both
Starting From Scratch and
A Letter from Lancaster County
are now available!

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Stories of Second Chances

As a passionate observer of human relationships, I’m intrigued by second chances of every nature. Come, enter my fictional world and meet my characters on their unique journeys. We’re all on one!

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Please help me congratulate Rita Meeker, winner of the Amish-made doll named Lizzy from Lancaster County, PA, a set of my favorite covered-bridge themed notecards, and a signed copy of one my books. Many thanks to all who entered.

To Tell the Truth

To Tell the Truth

In the Pacific Northwest, a drought is a cause for celebration. Last summer we endured the least rainfall since 1951. In truth, we had plenty of water to keep our lawns green, but paid summer prices, and our well up at the beach did not go dry.I love the arrival of...



Please help me congratulate Barbara Miller, winner of the Old Order Mennonite handmade hanging quilt. Many thanks to all who entered.