WorldCat Identities

Roddy, Lee 1921-

Overview
Works: 106 works in 246 publications in 3 languages and 8,815 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Christian fiction  History  Historical fiction  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.R6, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lee Roddy
Yesterday's shadows by Lee Roddy( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and Dutch and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former Union spy Laurel Bartlett struggles with her faith and her feelings for Ridge Granger, the Confederate cavalryman she fell for during the Civil War, as she begins a new life as a detective on the transcontinental railroad project in California
Days of deception by Lee Roddy( Book )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and Dutch and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now the Civil War has ended, and Laurel's soldier-fiance has not returned home. As an excuse to search for him, Laurel takes a new Pinkerton assignment to seek evidence of thievery on the railroads
The overland escape by Lee Roddy( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in English and Finnish and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hildy Corrigan, almost a teenager, returns home to discover that her stepmother has abandoned her and taken her brother and four sisters. Fighting anger and self-blame, Hildy refuses to stay with her backwoods grandmother and runs away with her cousin Ruby in hopes of finding her family
Tomorrow's promise by Lee Roddy( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Laurel has promised to take one more assignment as a Pinkerton Detective before she marries Ridge. But before she can start a new case involving the building of the transcontinental railroad, she discovers the murder of someone extremely close to her. She vows to find the murderer and bring him to justice
The desperate search by Lee Roddy( Book )

4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hildy's dream of a happy life with her family and new stepmother is threatened when they travel to California as migratory workers with no money and no available jobs
Danger on Thunder Mountain by Lee Roddy( Book )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joining her cousin Ruby on a search for Ruby's missing father leads Hildy to a confrontation with wealthy cattleman Ozzie Kessick
The secret of the howling cave by Lee Roddy( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Hildy finds a stolen watch concealing a crude, hand-drawn map, she is accused of the theft and must try to clear her name
Cry of courage by Lee Roddy( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is April 1861 and life for three young people in the South changes greatly. Gideon wants to escape the scrabble farm life ; Emily is adjusting to plantation life after growing up in an abolitionist atmosphere ; Nat hopes the confusion of war will provide an opportunity to gain his freedom
The flaming trap by Lee Roddy( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Returning to the Ozark Mountains to visit their grandmothers, Hildy and Ruby encounter old mountain hatreds, danger, and God's marvelous forgiveness
Cinnabar by Lee Roddy( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shiloh Laird has one ambition--to build the California stagecoach line that her murdered husband had dreamed of. But San F rancisco in 1850 is a rough town ... especially for a widow expecting her first child
Terror in the sky by Lee Roddy( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Struggling with school and a lack of money during the Depression, seventh grader Hildy is overwhelmed when the little girl she cares for after school is kidnapped, but God steps in in a remarkable manner
The gold train bandits by Lee Roddy( Book )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve-year-old Hildy and her family have a hard life in California during the Depression, but her efforts to help the daughter of an outlaw strengthens Hildy's faith
Mystery of the phantom gold by Lee Roddy( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hildy Corrigan is thrust into unexpected jeopardy and learns a valuable lesson about God when she tries to help her benefactor learn who is stealing gold from his mine in California's historic Mother Lode
High country ambush by Lee Roddy( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Hildy Corrigan's unemployed father announces the family is moving away from their friends just before Christmas, 1934, Hildy feels anger and pain; but adventure beckons when she and friends track a stolen horse in the Sierra Nevada Mountains, where a dangerous convict and a snowstorm threaten their lives
Secret of the shark pit by Lee Roddy( Book )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and Finnish and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Several acts of disobedience against his father's orders plunge twelve-year-old Josh into terrible trouble during a search for a long-lost Hawaiian treasure guarded by sharks
Giants on the hill by Lee Roddy( Book )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Naive young Shiloh did not know what to expect when she went to live with her new husband in the wild city of San Francisco. Her husband's express business has the potentialof making it big around the city, but there will be many obstacles to overcome
The legend of fire by Lee Roddy( Book )

6 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Christian inadvertently places his family in danger on Hawaii's Kona Coast when he videotapes the dramatic rescue of two drowning children which leads to his father's kidnapping
Mystery of the island jungle by Lee Roddy( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and Finnish and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve-year-old Josh Ladd's discovery in the Kauai jungle of a Japanese World War II airplane and its pilot who doesn't realize the war is over leads him on a race against time with a conniving foe
Giants on the hill by Lee Roddy( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Where bugles call by Lee Roddy( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Time is slipping away for Gideon, Emily, and Nat. Their plans for the future are being changed by the circumstance of the war between the North and the South
 
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The overland escape
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English (77)

Finnish (3)

Dutch (2)

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Days of deceptionThe overland escapeTomorrow's promiseThe desperate searchDanger on Thunder MountainThe secret of the howling caveCry of courageThe flaming trap