The Letters by Suzanne Woods Fisher – Review & Giveaway

The Letters

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The Letters – Book Review

Life rarely turns out how you expect it – but even in the midst of life’s unexpected twists and turns, God is faithful – He has a plan for our lives. That is what the characters in The Letters discover throughout the first book of this fabulous new series – the Inn at Eagle Hill series – from best-selling author Suzanne Woods Fisher.

The Letters by Suzanne Woods Fisher is a heartwarming story that will not only thrill fans of Amish fiction, but will also find an audience among lovers of great stories featuring authentic characters facing real life problems!

There’s a large cast of male and female characters in this book that span all generations, giving everyone who reads this book someone they can relate to!

My two favorite characters in the book are Rose and Delia – two women from different worlds whose lives divinely intersect and beautifully interweave throughout the story.

Rose Schrock is an Amish-Mennonite widow who is trying to hold her life and her family together after the mysterious and unexpected death of her husband. Not only did Rose’s husband leave her with five children to raise – one of whom is missing – but he left her with no money and no home, thanks to an investment scandal. As a result, Rose and her children now live with and care for her mother-in-law, the caustic-tongued Mammi Vera – who has a critical word for everything she says and does. When Rose feels inspired to open a bed and breakfast in their home to support her family, both their relationship and Vera’s health deteriorate. At the same time, Rose finds support from an unexpected source – her neighbor, horse trainer Galen King.

Delia Stoltz is the well-to-do wife of Charles Stoltz – the most prominent neurosurgeon on the Eastern seaboard. She has always been the envy of her friends, who believe Delia leads a charmed life. But behind the scenes, things aren’t what they seem. When Delia receives a series of life-changing revelations that rock her world – a chance encounter at a gas station leads her to Stoney Ridge, where she leaves her life behind for a brief respite. But soon, Delia learns that you can only run away from your problems for so long before they catch up with you.

Once you start reading The Letters. you won’t want to stop. The compelling characters and the complex storyline will keep you enthralled from start to finish.

Enjoy your stay at The Inn at Eagle Hill. Once your read The Letters, you’ll undoubtedly return for another visit!

About Suzanne Woods Fisher

Suzanne Woods Fisher

Suzanne Woods Fisher is the bestselling author of the Lancaster County Secrets series and the Stoney Ridge Seasons series, as well as several non-fiction books about the Amish, including Amish Peace. She is also the coauthor of a new Amish children’s series, The Adventures Of Lily Lapp. Her interest in the Anabaptist cultures can be directly traced to her grandfather, who was raised in the Old Order German Baptist Brethren Church in Franklin County, Pennsylvania. Suzanne is a Carol Award winner and a Christy Award finalist. She is a columnist for Christian Post and Cooking & Such magazines. She lives in California.

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The Letters – Giveaway

Suzanne Woods Fisher is celebrating the release of The Letters by giving away 2 iPads, 2 Kindle Fires and 2 Nook HDs! Wow!

Two grand prize winners will receive:

  • An iPad
  • The Letters by Suzanne Woods Fisher

Four second place winners will receive:

  • A Kindle Fire HD or a Nook HD – winner’s choice!
  • The Letters by Suzanne Woods Fisher

Enter today by clicking one of the icons below. But hurry, the giveaway ends on August 17th. All winners will be announced August 19th at Suzanne’s blog.

Disclosure: I received a copy of this book from the publisher for review purposes. I was not compensated or required to write a positive review. The opinions expressed in this review are entirely my own.


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  1. DogsMom says:

    Thank you for this update on Suzanne’s new series.
    While I am reading cozy mysteries this summer I have Suzanne’s books on my TBR pile for the winter season, which is too fast approaching. But I do have these great reads to look forward to!

    (Would be even better if I had a portable device to read on as well as my hard copies)

    • Create With Joy
      Twitter: CreateWithJoy1

      Be sure to enter the giveaway – perhaps you’ll be one of the lucky winners!

      This is the 2nd book I’ve read by Suzanne (the first was her most recent middle grade book, Lily Lapp) and I am now a huge fan!
      I am looking forward to reading more of her work in the future! 🙂

  2. Melissa @ My Recent Favorite books
    Twitter: RecentBooks

    I havent read this book yet, it sounds interesting!
    Thanks for the review, and the chance to win the Giveaway!

    Have a great day!

    • Create With Joy
      Twitter: CreateWithJoy1

      You’re welcome Melissa – I thought of you while reading – I think you would enjoy this book!
      Best of luck in the giveaway – aren’t the prizes awesome?

  3. I love Amish fiction and really enjoyed her book “The Choice.” I look forward to checking out The Letters.

  4. Hi Create with Joy! I popped onto your website to thank you for your book review of “The Letters,”…and found myself scrolling away, reading lots of your reviews! I love the variety you cover. And I do thank you for your thoughtful and careful review of “Letters”–I enjoyed knowing that Rose and Delia stood out for you. So glad you were a part of the blog tour…and hope you’ll be on the next one, too! Btw…I wrote down some of the books you recommended! Now on my TBR list! (My favorite list!)
    Warmly, Suzanne

    • Create With Joy
      Twitter: CreateWithJoy1

      Dear Suzanne,

      Thank you so much for taking the time to visit my website and not only read my review of your book, but to really look around!
      I’m glad you found some books on my site to add to your TBR list!
      It’s been a pleasure hosting you and I look forward to doing so again in the future!


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