A Pocket Guide to Amish Life (Paperback)
Harvest House Publishers, 9780736928649, 145pp.
Publication Date: January 1, 2010
As Amish fiction continues to appeal to a huge audience, A Pocket Guide to Amish Life gives readers a glimpse into an obscure, fascinating world--what the Amish believe and how they live. Full of fun and fresh facts about the people who abide by this often-misunderstood faith and unique culture, this handy-sized guide by Mindy Starns Clark, author of Shadows of Lancaster County (more than 43,000 copies sold), covers a wide variety of topics, such as:
- beliefs and values
- clothing and transportation
- courtship and marriage
- shunning and discipline
- teens and rumspringa
- children and the elderly
- education and work
Presented in an easy-to-follow and engaging style, this pocket guide to the Amish is a great resource for anyone interested in Amish life.