Pump Up Your Book Presents Huckleberry Spring Virtual Book Publicity Tour!

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Pump Up Your Book is pleased to bring you Jennifer Beckstrand’s HUCKLEBERRY SPRING virtual book tour January 19 – February 6!

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PUYB Inside the Book

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Huckleberry Spring Title
: Huckleberry Spring
Author: Jennifer Beckstrand
Publisher: Zebra Books
Pages: 352
Genre: Amish Romance
Format: Paperback/Kindle

“Readers will treasure this series.” –RT Book Reviews
Nothing gives Anna and Felty Helmuth greater satisfaction than seeing their grandchildren happily married–except for planning their next matchmaking venture. And as springtime comes to Huckleberry Hill, Wisconsin, the air is filled with promise. . .

Ever since the Helmuths’ grandson, Ben, abruptly broke his engagement and moved to Florida, Emma Nelson has kept busy tending her vegetable garden and raising award-winning pumpkins. She can put her heartache aside to help Ben’s Mammi with her own pumpkin patch. At least until Ben shows up to lend support to his ailing Dawdi. . .

Gardening side by side with pretty, nurturing Emma is a sweet kind of torture for Ben. She could have her pick of suitors who can offer what he can’t, and he cares too much to burden her with his secret. Leaving once more is the only option. Yet Emma’s courage is daring him to accept the grace that flourishes here, and the love that has been calling him back to Huckleberry Hill. . .

Praise for Jennifer Beckstrand’s Huckleberry Hill

“A delightful cast of characters in a story that overflows with Amish love and laughter.” –Charlotte Hubbard

“A warm romance with two likable main characters and ultimately a great ending for all.” –Parkersburg News & Sentinel

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PUYB Meet the Author

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I grew up with a steady diet of William Shakespeare and Jane Austen. After all that literary immersion, I naturally decided to get a degree in mathematics, which came in handy when one of my six children needed help with homework. After my fourth daughter was born, I started writing. By juggling diaper changes, soccer games, music lessons, laundry, and two more children, I finished my first manuscript—a Western—in just under fourteen years.

I have always been fascinated by the Amish way of life and now write Inspirational Amish Romance. I am drawn to the strong faith of the Plain people and admire the importance they put on enduring family ties. I have visited and studied Amish communities in Pennsylvania and Wisconsin where I met with a bishop and a minister as well as several Amish mamms, dats, and children. It has always impressed me at what salt-of-the-earth people they are. My interactions with these kind people have been some of the most rewarding experiences of my life. I have a dear Amish friend with whom I correspond in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. She helps me keep my facts straight and gives me inspiration for my stories.

My goal is to write uplifting, inspiring stories with happy endings and hopeful messages. If my books make readers want to give themselves a big hug or jump up and down for joy, I’ve done my job. I am a member of Romance Writers of America and American Christian Fiction Writers and am represented by Mary Sue Seymour of The Seymour Agency.

There are three Amish romances in the Forever After in Apple Lake Series (Summerside/Guideposts). Kate’s Song, Rebecca’s Rose, and Miriam’s Quilt are all now available.

I have six Amish Roamish buggymances in the works with Kensington Books. The first and second books, Huckleberry Hill and Huckleberry Summer, are now available in stores and online. The Matchmakers of Huckleberry Hill is set in northern Wisconsin Amish country.

The series, The Matchmakers of Huckleberry Hill, is about an elderly Amish couple who try to find suitable mates for their grandchildren. What could be more fun than throwing two young people together to see if sparks ignite? No one would ever suspect two octogenarian Amish folks of mischief.

Romantic Times gave Huckleberry Hill 4 1/2 stars and chose Huckleberry Summer as a TOP PICK.

I have four daughters, two sons, three sons-in-law, and two adorable grandsons. I live in the foothills of the Wasatch Front with my husband and one son still left at home.

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PUYB Tour Schedule A

Divider 9 January 19

Book reviewed at Reviews From the Heart

January 20

Guest blogging at 3 Partners in Shopping

January 21

Book reviewed at Agapa Reads

January 22

Book featured at A Book Addict’s Delight

January 23

Book reviewed at From Me to You

January 26

Book featured at Review From Here

January 27

Book featured at The Dark Phantom

January 28

Book featured at The Writer’s Life

January 29

Book reviewed at Maureen’s Musings

January 30

Book reviewed at Lighthouse Academy

February 2

Book reviewed at Shhh…Not While I’m Reading

February 3

Book reviewed at Queen of All She Reads

February 4

Book featured at I’m Shelf-ish

Book featured at Authors and Readers Book Corner

February 5

Book featured at Literal Exposure

February 6

Book reviewed at Melina’s Book Blog

Book reviewed at Harlie’s Books

 

 

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