Ann H. Gabhart is an American author of historical fiction, young adult, children’s, romance, mystery and Christian fiction novels. She writes the Shaker series. Growing up on a farm in Kentucky, Ann knew she wanted to be a writer by the time her age hit double digits. Ann sets her novels in such eras as the 1800’s, the Depression, 1960’s and contemporary times, usually in small towns. She has three children and nine grandchildren, and still lives on a farm near where she grew up. She enjoys playing with her grandchildren, going on walks with her dog, reading and writing.

Ann H. Gabhart made her debut as a novelist in 1978 with the standalone novel A Forbidden Yearning. Below is a list of Ann H. Gabhart’s books in order of when they were originally published:

Publication Order of First Love Books

A Chance Hero(1985) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Look of Eagles(1986) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Crosswinds Books

The Gifting(1987) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Kindred Spirit(1987) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Hollyhill Books

The Scent of Lilacs(2005) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Orchard of Hope(2006) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Summer of Joy(2008) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Shaker Books

The Outsider(2008) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Believer(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Seeker(2010) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Blessed(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Gifted(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Christmas at Harmony Hill(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Innocent(2015) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Rosey Corner Books

Angel Sister(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Small Town Girl(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Love Comes Home(2014) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Hidden Springs Mysteries Books

Murder at the Courthouse(2015) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Murder Comes by Mail(2016) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Murder is No Accident(2017) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

A Forbidden Yearning(1978) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Heart Divided(1980) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Wish Come True(1988) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Only in Sunshine(1989) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
For Sheila(1991) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Discovery at Coyote Point(1991) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Two of a Kind(1992) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Bridge to Courage(1993) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Secrets to Tell(1994) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Words Spoken True(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Freak of the Week(2016) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
These Healing Hills(2017) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
River to Redemption(2018) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books

Angels at the Crossroads(2006) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price


Note: The Hidden Springs Mysteries series is written as A.H. Gabhart.

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Ann H. Gabhart Synopses: Murder Comes by Mail by A.H. Gabhart. is the first Hidden Springs Mystery novel. In front of a busload of camera-wielding senior citizens, Deputy Sheriff Michael Keane saves a stranger’s life. Unfortunately, he soon suspects it may have been a murderer that he saved.

Murder is No Accident is the second Hidden Springs Mysteries book by A.H. Gabhart. When murder comes to call at a stately Victorian house, the town of Hidden Springs looks to Deputy Sheriff Michael Keene to solve the crime before anyone else dies.

For Sheila is a standalone title by Ann Gabhart. Shortly after Sydney’s sister passes away, a mysterious little white dog appears only to Sydney and helping her out of her time of grief.

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