Best Anna Schmidt books

Last Chance Cowboys: The Lawman (Where the Trail Ends)

Anna Schmidt

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"A feisty heroine and a hero eager to make everything right. What more could a reader want?"―Leigh Greenwood, USA Today bestselling author of To Love and to Cherish for The Drifter

Second in a historical Western series, set in the sweeping 1892 Arizona Territory, Jess Portfield is in for the fight of his life to prove himself as Sheriff in the midst of a desperate land battle and earn a second chance to capture the heart of local would be doctor, Addie.

Jess Porterfield fled to the big city after his father's sudden death, leaving behind his family ranch-and his childhood sweetheart. Now Jess has returned as the local lawman, determined to prove his worth...and win back the one woman he could never live without.

Young frontier doctor Addie Wilcox was devastated when Jess left her behind. Now he's back and it's difficult to remember why she should keep her distance. But with the town's richest man set to see her hang for a crime she didn't commit, Addie must put her faith in the lawman who broke her heart-and trust that together they'll find their second chance at love.

Where the Trail Ends Series:
Last Chance Cowboys: The Drifter (Book 1)
Last Chance Cowboys: The Lawman (Book 2)
Last Chance Cowboys: The Outlaw (Book 3)
Last Chance Cowboys: The Rancher (Book 4)

Praise for Anna Schmidt:
"Readers wanting a good old fashioned Western romance need look no further than this one." ―Dear Author for Last Chance Cowboys: The Drifter

Last Chance Cowboys: The Rancher (Where the Trail Ends)

Anna Schmidt

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"A feisty heroine and a hero eager to make everything right. What more could a reader want?" ―LEIGH GREENWOOD, USA Today bestselling author for The Drifter

"You can't be sure we're doing the right thing," she said.
He drew closer to the barbed wire separating them. "It's impossible to know what's right. But it doesn't stop me from wanting you."

The world is changing, and the West isn't as wild as it used to be. Trey Porterfield welcomes a new era of law and order―and the influx of settlers coming to the Arizona territory. But not everyone is willing to see the old ways change, and as the cattlemen and the herders take sides, a full-blown range war may be inevitable. There's only one way Trey can see to bring peace to his feuding neighbors.

Marry the enemy.

Nell Stokes is a young widow fighting just to stay alive. In Trey, she sees a chance to heal old wounds and start over. Love was never in the cards, yet as Trey and Nell fight to unite the feuding land, they'll discover a passion neither could have expected...and a danger far greater than either has ever known.

Where the Trail Ends Series:
Last Chance Cowboys: The Drifter (Book 1)
Last Chance Cowboys: The Lawman (Book 2)
Last Chance Cowboys: The Outlaw (Book 3)
Last Chance Cowboys: The Rancher (Book 4)

What People Are Saying About Anna Schmidt:
"Readers wanting a good old fashioned Western romance need look no further than this one." ―Dear Author for Last Chance Cowboys: The Drifter
"The perfect read." ―RT Book Reviews for Last Chance Cowboys: The Lawman
"A plot twist that will leave readers speechless." ―Fresh Fiction for Last Chance Cowboys: The Lawman

Last Chance Cowboys: The Drifter (Where the Trail Ends)

Anna Schmidt

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"A feisty heroine and a hero eager to make everything right. What more could a reader want?"―Leigh Greenwood, USA Today bestselling author of To Love and to Cherish

First in a historical Western series set in the sweeping 1885 Arizona Territory, Maria is in for the fight of her life keeping a greedy corporate conglomerate off her land and drifter cowboy Chet out of her heart.

Caught between a greedy corporation and a desperate love of the land, Maria Porterfield barely has time to mourn her father's death. If her family is to survive, it'll be up to her to take charge―but she can't do it alone. When a mysterious drifter rides into town, the handsome cowboy seems like an answer to her prayers. But Chet isn't interested in settling down, no matter how tempting the offer...

Chet made his way West looking for a fresh start―the last thing he wants is to get involved in someone else's fight. But something about Maria awakens a powerful need to protect the fierce beauty at all costs. He never thought he'd find love, but as danger presses in, he may find there's more beyond the next horizon than just another long and dusty trail.

Where the Trail Ends Series:
Last Chance Cowboys: The Drifter (Book 1)
Last Chance Cowboys: The Lawman (Book 2)
Last Chance Cowboys: The Outlaw (Book 3)
Last Chance Cowboys: The Rancher (Book 4)

Last Chance Cowboys: The Outlaw (Where the Trail Ends)

Anna Schmidt

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"A feisty heroine and a hero eager to make everything right. What more could a reader want?"―Leigh Greenwood, USA Today bestselling author of To Love and to Cherish for The Drifter

"'Someone like me?' Is that how you see me, Amanda? As someone people should fear?"
"I don't know what to think," she said. "One minute you seem so dangerous, and the next you're sweet and caring and..."
He took a step closer, his eyes sweeping her face. "And which do you want me to be?" His voice was low; it sent shivers down her spine.
"Both," she whispered, and lifted her face for a kiss.

Amanda Porterfield longs to experience real adventure. So when she's offered a position in bustling Tucson, she leaps at the chance despite unknown dangers―dangers like the mysterious Seth Grover.

As an undercover detective working to stop a gang of outlaws, Seth can't afford the distractions a woman like Amanda inspires. Yet when the fiercely intelligent beauty is thrust into the middle of a heist gone wrong, Seth will fight for a future that may never be theirs...even if it means risking everything he holds dear.

Where the Trail Ends Series:
Last Chance Cowboys: The Drifter (Book 1)
Last Chance Cowboys: The Lawman (Book 2)
Last Chance Cowboys: The Outlaw (Book 3)
Last Chance Cowboys: The Rancher (Book 4)

Praise for Anna Schmidt:
"Readers wanting a good old fashioned Western romance need look no further than this one." ―Dear Author for Last Chance Cowboys: The Drifter

The Peacemakers Trilogy: A 3-Book Romance Series of Quakers Who Persevere Through World War II

Anna Schmidt

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Follow the heart journeys of individuals with unwavering faith set against the drama of World War II. As fighting erupts, Beth Bridgewater, a Quaker pacifist, and Josef Buch, a passionate German Patriot, join together in nonviolent resistance of the Nazis—and in love. Quaker widow Anja Steinberg dedicates her life to leading displaced Allied airmen to safety until romance with American airman Peter Trent places her own life in danger. Journalist Suzanne Randolph follows a story of war refugees to Oswego, New York, where she meets Theo Bridgewater, a Quaker dairy farmer seeking to reunite with displaced family.

Simple Faith (The Peacemakers)

Anna Schmidt

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After losing her beloved husband and daughter and surviving Hitler’s Sobibor death camp, Quaker widow Anja Steinberg dedicates her life to helping others and keeping her son safe. As a member of the resistance, she helps displaced Allied airmen get back to their units in England. The journey is rigorous and filled with danger and there is no time for romance. Then American Peter Trent parachutes into her life. She must face facts―her heart did not die with her late husband and true love could be hers again. But will a romance hurt Peter’s chance of escape from the Nazis―and endanger her life as well?

The Peacemakers Series:
Book 1 - All God's Children
Book 2 - Simple Faith - Available March 2014

 

 

 

A Sister's Forgiveness (Women of Pinecraft)

Anna Schmidt

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Could you forgive someone who killed your child? Jeannie must, to preserve her family. Sisters Emma and Jeannie are best friends, and so are their teenage daughters Sadie and Tessa. But when a tragic accident results in Tess’s death—and Sadie is responsible—both families are devastated. Each sister must find a way from heartbreak and anguish to solace and forgiveness—but is there anything to be salvaged from a world that lies in ruins?

An Amish Christmas and Family Blessings (Brides of Amish Country)

Patricia Davids

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Two Amish stories of faith and second chances 

An Amish Christmas by Patricia Davids 

When Karen Imhoff finds an unconscious man by the road, she doesn't hesitate to help. "John Doe" needs a place to stay, and soon the handsome Englisher proves invaluable around the family farm. But as his presence begins to wreak havoc with her emotions, can Karen remain true to her Amish upbringing while giving her heart to an outsider? 

Family Blessings by Anna Schmidt 

While her four stepchildren are thrilled with Jeremiah Troyer and his new ice cream shop, Pleasant Obermeier isn't so pleased. The handsome man is too much for a woman who's been wounded by love. Jeremiah was convinced that family life wasn't for him. Yet something about the Obermeiers moves his heart. If he can win Pleasant's trust, then he may gain the ultimate blessing: a lifetime of love.

Effective Grant Writing and Program Evaluation for Human Service Professionals

Francis K. O. Yuen

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A state-of-the-art guide for developing grants witha strong emphasis on using program outcome measurement to underscore need and accountability

Based on the authors' many years of experience in the public and nonprofit sectors, Effective Grant Writing and Program Evaluation for Human Service Professionals integrates the topics of grant proposal writing and program evaluation, offering grant seekers the practical guidance they need to develop quality proposals, obtain funding, and demonstrate service results and accountability.

The authors clearly and succinctly illustrate and describe each stage of the grant writing and evaluation process. Problems or issues that arise frequently are highlighted and followed by specific advice. In addition, numerous real-world examples and exercises are included throughout the book to give readers the opportunity for reflection and practice.

This timely reference incorporates a strengths perspective, providing:

  • An inside look at the grant writing and evaluation processes, with insights from experienced grant writers, agency administrators, foundation program managers, and grant reviewers

  • Specific examples of successful grant proposals and evaluation plans and instruments serving as models for learning and practice

  • Field-tested individual and group exercises that facilitate the development of grant writing and evaluation skills

  • Discussion of electronic technology in grant writing and evaluation, including writing and submitting grant proposals online, and identifying funding sources

This grant writing and program evaluation guide follows a needs-driven, evidence-based, result-oriented, and client-centered perspective. Its authoritative discussion equips human service professionals to effectively develop grants with a strong emphasis on measuring program outcomes.

Plain Admirer and Second Chance Proposal (Brides of Amish Country)

Patricia Davids

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Two Amish stories of faith and love 

Plain Admirer by Patricia Davids 

Joanna Yoder is working hard to buy her dream home and ignoring her community's concern over her spinsterhood. But when she's fired to make room for the nephew's owner, Roman Weaver, Joanna is in trouble. Because the blue-eyed charmer didn't just take her job—he's also slowly stealing her heart. 

Second Chance Proposal by Anna Schmidt 

When her childhood sweetheart returns after eight years, Lydia Goodloe's faith is tested anew. She hasn't forgotten a single thing about John Amman—including the way he broke her heart. John risked becoming an outcast to give Lydia everything he thought she wanted. And now if he can win her trust, she can give him the one thing he desires: a home and family.