December brings fabulous reads!
Ex-NFL star + snarky single mom = a touchdown of a holiday romance
The vampires are coming... and this time, the lights won't stop them.
The owner of a delightful Southern café tastes the sharp sting of suspicion in this delectable comfort food mystery...
This holiday season, love is on the menu.
A Spartan heart can conquer anything, even myths, magic, and monsters.
There’s nothing like a firefighting cowboy to keep you toasty warm this Christmas...
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Mary Ellis | Research – The Best Part of Being an Author
August 3, 2015
Personally, I love to travel. As my husband and I investigate spots where we
retire, I find plenty of settings for my books Read More...
Mary Ellis | The Best Part of Being an Author
April 24, 2015
Today I’m sharing photos of the best part of being an author….research. Visiting
the location where a story takes place not only provides Read More...
Mary Ellis | Real Civil War Spies
August 15, 2014
In my historical romance, THE LADY AND THE OFFICER,
Madeline Howard had never intended to Read More...
Mary Ellis | Book-signings in a bygone era of brick and mortar
April 18, 2014
I often think back fondly of my very first book-signing. I had just published a
romantic suspense geared to the literary/library market. So Read More...
Mary Ellis | Traveling the Back Roads in Search of a Story
August 7, 2013
I'm often asked how I find out so much about the people I write about the Amish.
Answering that question is easy, I jump Read More...
Mary Ellis has written twelve best-selling novels set in the Amish community and several historical romances. Her latest, Magnolia Moonlight, is third of a new mystery series, Secrets of the South, from Harvest House Publishers. Before "retiring" to write full-time, Mary taught school and worked as a sales rep for Hershey Chocolate, a job with amazingly sweet fringe benefits. She enjoys traveling, gardening, bicycling and swimming, and lives in Ohio with her husband, dog and cat. Sunset in Old Savannah releases in early 2017
New Beginnings | Civil War Heroines | Secrets of the South Mysteries
Books: , April 2017 Sunset in Old Savannah
Secrets of the South Mysteries #4
, August 2016 Magnolia Moonlight
Secrets of the South Mysteries #3
, April 2016 What Happened on Beale Street
Secrets of the South Mysteries #2
, September 2015 Amish Christmas Memories
, August 2015 Midnight on the Mississippi
Secrets of the South Mysteries #1
, February 2015 The Last Heiress
, August 2014 The Lady and the Officer
Civil War Heroines #2
, April 2014 Romance on the River
Civil War Heroines
, April 2014 A Plain Man
, February 2014 Always in My Heart
, January 2014 The Quaker and the Rebel
Civil War Heroines #1
, December 2013 An Amish Miracle
, September 2013 A Little Bit of Charm
New Beginnings #3
, February 2013 Love Comes To Paradise
New Beginnings #2
, August 2012 Living In Harmony
New Beginnings #1
, February 2012 An Amish Family Reunion
, October 2011 A Marriage For Meghan
Wayne County #2
, April 2011 Abigail's New Hope
Wayne County #1
, August 2010 Sarah's Christmas Miracle
, July 2010 The Way To A Man's Heart
Miller Family #3
, January 2010 Never Far From Home
Miller Family #2
, March 2009 A Widow's Hope
Miller Family #1