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Simple Joys of the Amish Life

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People are fascinated by the Amish in their simplicity, graciousness, and tradition of preparing great, hearty food. This title presents the interesting facts from A Pocket Guide to Amish Life, favorite recipes from The Homestyle Amish Kitchen Cookbook, and radiant paintings from artist Laurie Snow Hein.
Hardcover, 48 pages
Published February 1st 2011 by Harvest House Publishers
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Laura
Feb 17, 2011 rated it it was amazing
Title: SIMPLE JOYS OF THE AMISH LIFE
Authors: Mindy Starns Clark and Georgia Varozza
Paintings by: Laurie Snow Hein
Publisher: Harvest House Publishers
February 2011
ISBN: 978-0-7369 -3003-1
Genre: Inspirational/gift book/Amish

“We can’t all be Amish, but in many ways, we would do well to follow their example.” ~ Mindy Starns Clark

SIMPLE JOYS OF THE AMISH LIFE allows the reader to take an armchair tour of Amish country. There are plenty of paintings illustrating the grace and simplicity of Amish living
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Beautiful little book.
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I love the way that in each chapter there is something Amish that can be taken and applied in our lives even if we aren't Amish.
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So far, I am enjoying the beautiful illustrations, the wise words and information about the Amish.
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Mindy Starns Clark is the bestselling author of more than 30 books, both fiction and nonfiction, and has received numerous literary honors, including two Christy Awards and RT Book Review Magazine’s 2012 Career Achievement Award. Mindy and her husband, John, have two adult children and live near Valley Forge, Pennsylvania.