Biography

Mary Ellis

Mary Ellis is the bestselling author of many books, including A WIDOW'S HOPE, AN AMISH FAMILY REUNION and LIVING IN HARMONY. She and her husband live in central Ohio, where they try to live a simpler style of life.

Mary Ellis

Books by Mary Ellis

by Mary Ellis - Christian Fiction, Fiction, Mystery

Nicki Price, a newly minted PI in New Orleans, intends to solve a stockbroker's murder, recover the missing millions from the client accounts, and establish herself in the career she adores. As they encounter sophisticated shell games, blackmail, and murder, Nicki and Hunter's --- the stockborker and suspected murderer --- only option is to turn to God as they search for answers, elude lethal danger, and perhaps discover love along the way.

by Mary Ellis - Christian, Christian Fiction, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Historical Romance, Romance

Amanda Dunn set sail from England for Wilmington, North Carolina, hoping to somehow restore shipments of cotton for her family’s textile mills, which have been severely disrupted by the American Civil War. But when she meets Nathaniel Cooper, her desire to conduct business and quickly return to England changes. Amanda’s family deems the hardworking merchant unsuitable for the lovely and accomplished heiress. And when Nate himself begins to draw away, Amanda has her own battle for a happy future on her hands.

by Mary Ellis - Christian Fiction, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Historical Romance

Serving for a brief time as a nurse after the devastating battle of Gettysburg, Madeline Howard saves the life of Elliot Haywood, a colonel in the Confederate Home Guard. But even though Maddy makes her home in the South, her heart and political sympathies belong to General James Downing, a soldier from the North.

by Mary Ellis - Christian, Christian Fiction, Fiction, Romance

When Caleb Beachy decides to return to the Amish lifestyle, he moves back home and goes to work for his father. Soon these two strong-willed men find themselves at odds. Josie Yoder gives Caleb hope for the future. She soothes his frayed temper and is determined to remind him that, while his faith may have wavered, God never left his side. Caleb is tempted to return Josie’s feelings, but the choices he made while away are a heavy burden on his conscience.

by Mary Ellis - Christian, Christian Fiction, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Historical Romance, Romance

After Emily Harrison’s life has been turned upside down, she accepts a position as a governess with a doctor’s family in slave-holding Virginia. Alexander Hunt, the doctor’s handsome nephew, wholeheartedly believes in Emily’s antislavery convictions. Amid their growing feelings for each other, can they find faith in God amid the challenges they face and trust in the possibility for a bright future together?

by Beth Wiseman, Ruth Reid, and Mary Ellis - Christian, Christian Fiction, Fiction

AN AMISH MIRACLE is composed of three Amish novellas written by three bestselling authors. Beth Wiseman writes "Always Beautiful," about a depressed 18-year-old suffering from obesity; Ruth Reid contributes "Always His Providence," in which a widow is in danger of losing her farm due to delinquent taxes; and from Mary Ellis comes "Always in My Heart," about a mother who believes God is punishing her for giving up her firstborn son when she was a teenager.

by Mary Ellis - Christian, Christian Fiction, Fiction, Romance

Rachel King has always wanted to work with horses, but when her handsome boss sweeps her off her feet, she starts to doubt everything in life, including her Amish faith. Horse breeder and trainer Jake Brady dreams of winning the Kentucky Derby with his new colt. But how much is he willing to risk for a chance at fame and fortune?

by Mary Ellis - Christian, Christian Fiction, Fiction, Romance

When Elam Detweiler leaves the ultraconservative Amish district of Harmony, Maine, and moves to Paradise, Missouri, Nora King follows soon after. But does she love the man or the independence and freethinking he represents? Unexpectedly, Lewis Miller comes from Harmony to offer Nora what every woman needs --- a lifetime of unconditional love. Will Nora come to her senses before Elam's thoughtless choices ruin her reputation beyond repair?

by Mary Ellis - Christian, Christian Fiction, Fiction, Romance

After the deaths of her parents, Amy King relocates to the community of Harmony, Maine, to get a fresh start and healing for her heart. Her fiancé, John Detweiler, is very supportive…until Amy discovers an aunt who was shunned and wants to connect with her. What will John do then?

by Mary Ellis - Christian, Fiction, Romance

When Phoebe illustrates a story of Eli's after a chance encounter in Niagara Falls, they join forces to produce a children’s book. Though their feelings for each other extend beyond the page, it remains to be seen whether their love can survive when Eli’s father suffers a heart attack and the couple’s business venture comes to a sudden halt.