WorldCat Identities

Roddy, Lee 1921-

Overview
Works: 121 works in 309 publications in 3 languages and 8,381 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Christian fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  History  Historical fiction  Western 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 )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and Dutch and held by 405 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 )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and Dutch and held by 373 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 desperate search by Lee Roddy( Book )

8 editions published between 1989 and 1996 in English and Finnish and held by 352 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
The overland escape by Lee Roddy( Book )

7 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in English and Finnish and held by 348 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 )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 331 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
Giants on the hill by Lee Roddy( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 325 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
Danger on Thunder Mountain by Lee Roddy( Book )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 290 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 )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 280 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
Cinnabar by Lee Roddy( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 252 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
The flaming trap by Lee Roddy( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 251 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
Terror in the sky by Lee Roddy( Book )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in English and held by 239 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 )

5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 224 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 211 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
Secret of the shark pit by Lee Roddy( Book )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and Finnish and held by 192 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
Shiloh's choice by Lee Roddy( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shiloh and Clay have built a successful stagecoach business and developed a thriving mining operation. But now, in Shiloh's Choice, they see that citizens are being forced to choose sides as the Civil War causes southern states to secede from the Union
High country ambush by Lee Roddy( Book )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 184 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
Cry of courage by Lee Roddy( Book )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 180 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 legend of fire by Lee Roddy( Book )

7 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in English and held by 177 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 )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and Finnish and held by 165 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
Where bugles call by Lee Roddy( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 147 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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Days of deceptionThe desperate searchThe overland escapeTomorrow's promiseGiants on the hillDanger on Thunder MountainThe secret of the howling caveCinnabar
Languages
English (108)

Finnish (4)

Dutch (2)