Monday, September 2, 2013

A Plain Disappearance By Amanda Flower Giveaway!

It’s Christmastime in Amish Country, and Chloe Humphrey has begun settling into her life in Appleseed Creek excited to see where her new relationship with Timothy Troyer will lead. Unfortunately it leads to murder when the couple discovers the body of Amish teenager Katie Lambright while on their first date.

Near the scene there is evidence that Timothy’s friend and auto mechanic Billy Thorpe is involved with the crime. The police reveal Billy is not really who he said he was and has been living the last decade in Knox County under a stolen alias. Now, Chloe and Timothy must find Billy, bring him to justice, or prove his innocence.
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Amanda Flower, an Agatha-nominated mystery author, started her writing career in elementary school when she read a story she wrote to her sixth grade class and had the class in stitches with her description of being stuck on the top of a Ferris wheel. She knew at that moment she'd found her calling of making people laugh with her words. Her debut mystery, Maid of Murder, was a 2010 Agatha Award Nominee for Best First Novel and the first in a series featuring amateur sleuth India Hayes. In July 2012, Amanda will debuting her second mystery series, the Appleseed Creek Mystery Series, which is set in Ohio's Amish country. In addition to being a mystery author, Amanda is an academic librarian for a small college near Cleveland. Visit her online at
Boy I really enjoyed Amanda's book. If you are a fan of Amish and suspense then you are going to became a huge fan of Amanda's.
She can really pen an Amish Suspense novel.
I read this book in no time. I was so happy to be back in Appleseed. Once you have been to Appleseed you want to keep coming back.
Amanda's books just keep getting better and better. Very well written. You will really enjoy the characters.
Ready for an Amish mystery to keep you glued to your seat? You must pick up a copy of this 5 star book.
I highly recommend this book.
I was given a copy of this book by the author for my honest review.


  1. I love a great mystery, and I really love the Amish so what could be better then both in one book. I am heading over to Amazon to get this one. Thank you Mary.

  2. I started this book last night and couldn't put it down! I stayed up until 2:00 a.m. and finally had to go to bad. Great review, Mary! I'm going back to read some more later today.

  3. Oh, very exciting! Love a good mystery, especially an Amish one. It really sounds like 5 + starts to me, too!

  4. Oh, I can't wait to visit Appleseed Creek! Thank you for sharing your wonderful review.

  5. How wonderful to read your review this morning. I love anything Amish and would love to be given the chance to win this book.

  6. Love your review Mary! I haven't read anything by Amanda yet. I do have her books listed in my book listing.

    Thanks for your review and giveaway.

    Judy B

  7. What a great review Mary, I love the Amish books. I just ordered me a copy of this one. I will let you know what I think of it. I know I am going to love it.

  8. Great review Mary!!! I would love to win this book.

  9. Love Amish books and this sounds like a book that once it is started it would be very very hard to put down until you finish it .Blessings ,Dana " Girl"

  10. I love Amish reads. The review sounds great. I would love to win. Thanks for the chance to win A Plain Disappearance.

  11. Have seen good reviews on Amanda's books and a good one from you. I love Amish and mysteries. So I would like to win this book.Please put me in for an entry. Thanks Mary. Maxie mac262(at)me(dot)com

  12. Wonder what happens to Billy? Love to win. to good books in one Amish and mystery.

  13. I love Amish books, but I have not read anything by this author. I would love to win this book! Thanks!

  14. Awesome review. Would love to win this book.

  15. I love Amandas books and I am sure this will be another really good book.

    Thanks for great review Mary

    Cathy Weber

  16. I can't wait to know more about Chloe and Timothy and certainly, their friend Billy. I am very intrigued! Also, a visit to Appleseed Creek will be wonderful! Thank you for telling us about this book, Mary.

    mauback55 at gmail dot com

  17. Would love to win.

  18. I love Amish and suspense, but haven't had a chance to read any of Amanda's book. Would love to read this one. Thanks for the review.

  19. I am a big fan of Amanda Flower too, Mary. I would love this one as this is a super series!

  20. A different kind of theme for an Amish story - would love to read it, haven't read any of Amanda's books yet! But, I would hate to have a 1st date that ended that way!

    Love Amish books - thanks, Mary!

    Bonnie Roof

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    1. Michelle, You are the WINNER! I will get your book to you right away!