June Belfie is addicted to writing. Rarely does a day go by without Ms. Belfie spending time on her exciting new career. She has always been a story-teller, even as a young child.
A music major in school, she later turned to oil painting and sold many at her Inn in the Poconos, where she and her husband Jim spent eleven exciting years creating a get-away haven for weary New Yorkers and Philadelphians, as well as travelers from all walks of life. Ms. Belfie published her memoir about inn-keeping called, "Inn Sane," available as an ebook or in paper.
"All About Grace" is a Christian novel about a young law student who finds herself in turmoil over making a major decision, which turns her life upside down.
"A Time for Nicky" is also available in print or electronic form from Amazon. It is a story about a young woman raised by a verbally abusive mother. Nicky finds herself nurturing her family members, with little time for her own life. Then events transpire which change her life forever.
Ms. Belfie also writes Amish and inspirational fiction. The three-book series called, "The Zook Sisters of Lancaster County" has been very popular and has appeared on several best seller lists in Kindle books. "Ruth's Dilemma," "Emma's Choice," and "Katie's Discovery" are the titles, each telling the story of one of the sisters.
June Belfie's next Amish series, "The Zook Family Revisited," is a continuation of the heartfelt Amish stories of Lancaster County. Book one of this new series is called, "Waiting for Belinda." Belinda lives in Ohio, but due to her wayward behavior, ends up living with a family member in Pennsylvania. She is torn between the Amish lifestyle and that of her English friends.
Book two is called, "Bitter Crossroad" and continues with both families - the Zooks in Pennsylvania, as well as Belinda's family in Ohio. The third book in the series is called, "My Heart Cries Out." Book four is titled, "An English Friendship," and the book, "An Amish Cradle," concludes the series.
The third Amish series is called, "Living Plain." The first book, "Anna's Trials," is about a young widow trying to deal with her active young family. Book two, is called, "Awakening Love," and the third is, "Mending Hearts."
Her newest Amish Series is called "The King Family of Lancaster County." The first book of the series is called, "The Blizzard" and has hit the top 100 ebooks for Amish, as all her books have done. Book Two, "The Departure," and the final book of the series, "David's Decision," are now available.
"A Long Way to Go" is a popular Christian historical novel about the 1843 expedition across the Oregon Trail.
"The Inn Game." is a humorous romance novel available in paper or electronically.
Ms. Belfie has also published a series, "Julia," which is a contemporary story about a wealthy young woman, who has been dominated by her mother all her life. A tragedy, which happened in her childhood affects all her relationships. Then while spending a year in Italy, her life takes on new meaning.
Book one of "Julia," is called, "Search for Independence." Book two is called, "Search for Love," and book three, "Search for Fulfillment." It is a dramatic series, with strong Christian values expressed, as well as real-life drama.
"All my books are clean and free of violence and are appropriate for most ages. Young adults are some of my most avid readers. I have many males who enjoy them as well."
In addition to writing, Ms. Belfie enjoys her eight grandkids and two-year-old great-granddaughter. After raising five children (all productive members of society - so far!) she and her husband, Jim, take time to travel and spend several weeks in sunny Florida, when they can get away from their other responsibilities.
"God's been so good to me. I want to share His impact on my life with others. Every book has a message - some obvious - some more subtle."
Check her website http://www.junebelfie.com/ for further information.