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Jolina Petersheim

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    For Better or . . . For Change

    This past weekend, my sister-in-law let us each take a personality quiz on her computer. I got a great kick out of standing behind my husband’s shoulder … [Read More...]


    You Might Be Nesting If…

    Two weeks ago, my toddler daughter pointed to the kitchen window and said, “It’s waining.” I stopped cooking and glanced over at the speckled glass. … [Read More...]


    I Was Here ~ Leaving Our Mark Through Oral History

    Last week I received a letter from a ninety-two-year-old war veteran—written on his forty-five-year-old Smith Corona—which asked if I knew how he could go … [Read More...]

    What Others Are Saying

    I have to say I’ve never been a fan of the Amish fiction genre. I’m still not. But Jolina Petersheim’s The Outcast was the only Amish fiction book I’ve ever read from cover to cover. There are some really powerful passages in there. I especially related to Judah and his wanderings.
    Ira Wagler, New York Times Bestselling Author of Growing Up Amish

    The Midwife Book Trailer

    The Outcast Book Trailer