The Scent of Cherry Blossoms (Hardcover)

A Romance from the Heart of Amish Country

By Cindy Woodsmall

Waterbrook Press, 9780307446558, 193pp.

Publication Date: February 21, 2012

List Price: 14.99*
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A star-crossed romance blossoms between an Old Order mennonite woman and an Old Order Amish man in this novel by New York Times bestselling author Cindy Woodsmall.
Retreating from a contentious relationship with her mother, Annie Martin goes to live with her Daadi Moses in Apple Ridge. Annie loves the Plain ways of her Old Order Mennonite people, like those revered by her beloved grandfather.
But as spring moves into Pennsylvania and Annie spends time amongst the cherry trees with the handsome Aden Zook, a follower of the Old Order Amish faith, she wishes she could forget how deeply the lines between the Old Order Amish and Old Order Mennonite are drawn.
Facing estrangement from their families and friends because of their burgeoning romantic relationship regardless of their different backgrouds, can Annie and Aden find a place for their love to bloom in the midst of the brewing storm?

About the Author

Cindy Woodsmall is the New York Times and CBA best-selling author of nearly two dozen books with more than 1.5 million copies sold. Her connection with the Amish community has been featured in numerous national media outlets. Cindy and her husband reside near the foothills of the North Georgia mountains. She can be found online at