What’s New in Kate’s World

A Lancaster Family Christmas release day

Latest Release!

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

Catch Kate on Buggy Talk!

I recently had a delightful visit with Tracy Fredrychowski as a guest on her popular podcast, Buggy Talk. We talked about my new Amish Christmas romance, A Lancaster Family Christmas. You’re going to love it!

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

And please consider leaving a review at Audible.com when you’re done listening.

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!

And much as I love writing, I also adore interacting with my readers and I’m thoroughly entertained with your comments. So keep in touch whether through my blog, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram or Goodreads.

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Please help me congratulate Naomi Fischer, winner of the $100 Amazon gift card and a signed copy of one my books. Many thanks to all who entered. I wish I had a prize for each of you.

Giving Thanks giveaway

Giving Thanks giveaway

A few minutes after supper last night I heard a ping-ping-ping — the splattering of rain recognizable all too well the few months we endured it last winter. The sky turned dark as night and Piper barked and then lay in the corner. It’s soon became apparent that Piper...



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.