Jen Spencer Is in the House!

Dear Readers! I am so grateful to you for all you have meant to me over the years. You truly are the reason I do what I do. I have decided to start a new pen name for all my books that are not Amish romances. I will still write Amish romances as Jennifer Beckstrand, but I will now use "Jen Spencer" as the name for all my other books: sweet contemporary, historical, inspirational, and even fantasy...
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The Amish Quiltmaker’s Unruly In-law

I hope you've had a chance to read The Amish Quiltmaker's Unexpected Baby. Esther Kiem is one of my favorite heroines, quirky, loyal, and delightful. Now that's she's had her happily ever after, she starts looking around for someone who needs her help. Her incorrigible brother-in-law is her next victim. The Amish Quiltmaker's Unruly In-law comes out June 29! You can find it on Amazon or Barnes...
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Top Five Amish Research Adventures

(This blog was originally published in Fresh Fiction on November 10, 2020) After the huge success of Amish Christmas Miracles, Jennifer Spredemann, Rachel J. Good, and I decided we wanted to do another collection. More Amish Christmas Miracles, ten heartwarming Christmas stories from ten of your favorite Amish fiction authors, comes out November 9! You are going to love it. You can preorder it...
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The Amish Quiltmaker Throws Apricots

The following is an interview I did about writing, faith, and The Amish Quiltmaker's Unexpected Baby for American Christian Fiction Writer for their March 2021 edition. You can buy The Amish Quiltmaker's Unexpected Baby at Walmart, on Amazon, Barnes and Noble, or Walmart. Interview by: Patti Shene Intro… Jennifer initiated her writing endeavors after the birth of her fourth child. Two...
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The Amish Quiltmaker Breaks Her Seam Ripper

The Amish Quiltmaker's Unexpected Baby is now available! Do you have your copy yet? You can buy The Amish Quiltmaker's Unexpected Baby at Walmart, or online at Amazon, Barnes and Noble, or Walmart. Esther Zook is looking to start a new life in Byler, a southwest Colorado Amish community, but her plans are upended when her sister leaves a baby in her care. Levi Kiem is willing to help, but...
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My Yearly (and 1st) Book Review

I love to read even more than I love to write. Last January I decided to keep track of all the books I read in 2020. Here is a list of books I read this year in the order in which I read them. I've bolded the books I especially liked or that shifted my paradigm. The War That Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley: During WWII, many Londoners sent their children to stay with strangers in the...
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Amish Christmas Miracles Is Almost Here!

We are only eight days away from release day for Amish Christmas Miracles, 14 heartwarming Amish Christmas romances by 14 of your favorite Amish authors for only 99¢. If you haven't preordered your copy, you can do so here from Amazon and here from Barnes and Noble. The price goes up on Nov. 16, so don't miss your chance to get these stories at an amazing price. You are going to love these 14...
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