Biography: Anna Balmer Myers was an American novelist who painted literary pictures of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, particularly the Amish families living there in the early 20th century. A schoolteacher as well as a writer, Myers captured the gentle stories of the Pennsylvania Dutch in novels such as Amanda, A Daughter of the Mennonites (1921).

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  1. Amanda: A Daughter of the Mennonites
    Amanda: A Daughter of the Mennonites

    by Anna Balmer Myers

    Amanda: A Daughter of the Mennonites
    by Anna Balmer Myers

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    Love can complicate even the simplest of lifestyles. A one-room schoolhouse in early 20th century Amish country seems like a quiet setting for the young schoolteacher, Amanda. But when a friendship turns to romance, Amanda and Martin face the emotional depths that lie beneath the simple life.

    Categories: Romance, Historical Romance, Inspirational Romance

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