aLebanona Levi Stoltzfus, star of the hit Discovery Channel reality show Amish Mafia, delivers a sizzling tell-all about Amish life today. From the forbidden joyrides to the senseless shunnings to the colorful family feuds, he shares his frank insideras view of this fascinating and secretive society. Youave seen the pretty postcards and the shiny tourist brochures. Now, Amish Confidential takes readers beyond the buggies, bonnets, and beardsainto the hidden heart of back-roads Amish country. The all-night field parties. The prohibited automobiles. The nosy neighbors and prissy tattletales. Itas all here: the many aEnglish temptations.a The stitch-and-bitch quilting bees. The sex, alcohol, and illicit Wi-Fi. And the random acts of kindness and remarkable forgiveness, too. Interest in the Amish has never been greater. The tourist counts keep breaking new records. Amish Mafia is back for a fourth blockbuster season on TV, joined now by several spinoff shows. Amish Confidential taps right into Americaas fresh fascination with the throwback Amish. Stoltzfus weaves his never-before-told personal story through some high-profile Amish episodes that rocked the news in recent years, including the Nickel Mines shooting massacre, the Amish sistersa farm-stand kidnapping, and the Amish-Pagan drug gang. As Americaas most famous Amish tough guy makes clear on every page, there is nothing plain or simple about the plain-and-simple life.us you had to go because you were an actress, a my brother told Kelly and the audience, many of whom had never the story. aAnd during the barn-raising scene , right across from our farm in Strasburg, you took me and my brother down to your camper to have a beer.a Actually, I had never ... Two years later, Samuel was thrilled when, one day out of the blue, he got a call from Kelly. She asked if it would beanbsp;...
|Author||:||"Lebanon" Levi Stoltzfus, Ellis Henican|
|Publisher||:||Simon and Schuster - 2015-03-31|