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Lost in Plain Sight (Amish Suspense #1.5)

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Leah Miller's peaceful life as a member of the Spring Township Amish church shatters when she's accused of theft from an Englisch home in which she works. Even if she is not charged, if the crime is never solved, she will live under the taint of the theft and may never be able to participate fully in her Amish community. Josiah King, friend of Leah's brother, is drawn into
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ebook, 384 pages
Published May 1st 2011 by Harlequin Books (first published January 1st 2011)
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I’ve always been interested in the Amish, and Perry gives us an in-depth look into the Amish lifestyle through her fantastic novels, while also adding mystery and intrigue. This is a very quick, compelling story concerning Leah as she’s accused of stealing a very expensive ring from one of the women she works for. It’s an intense novella and I really enjoyed the authenticity Perry provides through her research of the Amish lifestyle. While not a murder mystery like the other novels in the Amish ...more
Brenda
My advice: read this before Murder in Plain Sight, as this happens before that one, chronologically. But if you read them out of order, you're not going to completely lost :)

This was about 61 pages long, fast read usually for me, but I found myself taking my time, truly enjoying this little story. I really love Amish fiction, I find them fascinating and love learning about them. They are really just like us, but with subtle differences. Their faith is so strong, you have to admire that and that
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Barbara O'Neal
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The book was okay but not exactly what I expected not as good as some others I've read by the same author
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Extra 1/2 star.
Katie
This book had the least believable romance out of the series. They are constantly suspicious of one another up to even three-quarters of the way through the book when the Morgan family essentially forces a come-to-Jesus meeting to bring all their information together.

Not to mention the short period of time this story takes places over; they STILL throw the love word around like they weren't a woman who is traumatized by her mother's abandonment and a former soldier with PTSD/survivor's guilt.
Cindy
Apr 06, 2013 Cindy rated it 4 of 5 stars
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I am so glad that I found Marta Perry's books. This was a novella that was a perfect sit down and read the entire story at one time kind of read. It was very enjoyable with a little mystery, suspense and romance. An all around good read!
Kimberly
This was a great novella that she could have developed into a complete novel. I just like reading books that carry on with characters from previous stories!
Judy Bullard
This was more like a short story. I always enjoy Marta Perry books. This only takes a couple of hours to read - enjoyable, but short!
June
Love Marta Perry's books and this one was great as well.
Evelyn Wilson
Love this series!!!
Todd Foofie
A novella - good.
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Marta Perry is a Pennsylvania-based author of over 35 novels, many of them inspirational romances. She uses her rural Pennsylvania life and her Pennsylvania Dutch heritage in writing her books, especially in her Pleasant Valley Amish series for Berkley Books and her new Amish-set suspense series for HQN Books.

Marta and her husband live in a centuries-old farmhouse in a quiet central Pennsylvania v
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Other Books in the Series

Amish Suspense (4 books)
  • Murder in Plain Sight (Amish Suspense, #1)
  • Vanish in Plain Sight (Amish Suspense, #2)
  • Danger in Plain Sight (Amish Suspense, #3)
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