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Twenty-year-old Ariana Brenneman loves her family and the Old Ways. She has two aspirations: open a café in historic Summer Grove to help support her family’s ever-expanding brood and to keep any other Amish from being lured into the Englisch life by Quill Schlabach.
Five years ago Quill, along with her dear friend Frieda, ran off together, and Ariana still carries the wounds of that betrayal. When she unexpectedly encounters him, she soon realizes he has plans to help someone else she loves leave the Amish.
Despite how things look, Quill’s goal has always been to protect Ariana from anything that may hurt her, including the reasons he left. After returning to Summer Grove on another matter, he unearths secrets about Ariana and her family that she is unaware of. His love and loyalty to her beckons him to try to win her trust and help her find a way to buy the café—because when she learns the truth that connects her and a stranger named Skylar Nash, Quill knows it may upend her life forever.
Ties That Bind is the first novel in the Amish of Summer Grove series.
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February 07, 2017
I enjoyed this book so much, I can't believe I'm just getting around to reading it. The story starts off with Lovina and Brandi giving birth in a Amish birthing hospital. The story goes back and forth with their daughters lives.
Ariana being Amish and Sky English. I took a liking to Ariana with h...
September 02, 2015
This author hooked me from the start, “Gnarled fingers of smoke seeped under the closed door of the old house. Fear threatened to steal Lovina’s ability to obey her husband’s departing words to stay put.”
This story tugged at my heart strings. I couldn’t put down. I instantly connected with the ch...
September 19, 2015
Adriana Brenneman is completely committed to the Amish faith, as well as her large, sprawling family. Life might not always be easy, but she would never think about running away, like her old friend Quill Schlabach did. His unexpected departure from their community hurt Adriana deeply, and accele...
September 07, 2015
About the Book:
In this first book in a new dramatic three-book series, The Amish of Summer Grove, an Old Order Amish young woman and an unsuspecting college student are on a collision course that neither could have foreseen.
Twenty-year-old twin Ariana loves her Old Order Amish family. Every dream...
September 26, 2015
Another great read by Cindy Woodsmall, I quickly got caught up in this story, and there are a lot of twists and turns, and when we are finished you won’t have all of the answers.
Quill wanted to be Amish, unlike his older brothers who left the faith, but a dark happening compelled him to honor his...
June 28, 2017
I am sure that kids that have been adopted, often wonder a lot about what life would have been like if they were raised by their birth parents, and perhaps even children from divorces often face that challenge as well. But what if you grew up knowing one way of life, and then learning that this w...
July 05, 2017
TIES THAT BIND is the first book in Ms. Woodsmalls newest series, The Amish of Summer Grove. This is a series that is all tied together, so readers will need to read them in order – TIES THAT BIND, Fraying at the Edge, and Gathering the Threads. The good news is that you won’t have to wait long t...
August 18, 2017
I love the cover, totally what drew me in right off, Oh goodness I always wonder what is our deal with loving the Amish, do you think it is 'cause they are so quiet and keep to themselves. I love their simple ways. I think we have so much busyness in our daily lives. I am new to Cindy's books. I...
October 19, 2015
About this book:
“Ariana’s comfortable Old Order Amish world is about to unravel. Will holding tightly to the cords of family keep them together—or simply tear them apart?
Twenty-year-old Ariana Brenneman loves her family and the Old Ways. She has two aspirations: open a café in historic Summer Gr...
September 08, 2015
Ties That Bind by Cindy Woodsmall is the first book in The Amish of Summer Grove series (there will be three books). On the night Ariana and her twin brother, Abram were born there was a fire at the birthing center. Brandi Nash (not Amish) also gave birth that night to a little girl. All were abl...