WorldCat Identities

Smalley, Gary

Works: 444 works in 1,146 publications in 13 languages and 40,026 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Christian fiction  Romance fiction 
Roles: Author, Speaker
Classifications: PS3561.I4873, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Gary Smalley
Redemption by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

21 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 2,723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Laura Baxter Jacobs finds out that her husband is involved in an adulterous relationship and wants a divorce, she decides she will love him and remain faithful to her marriage at all costs. This book shows how God can redeem seemingly hopeless relationships, while illustrating one of Gary Smalley's key messages: love is a decision
Return by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

17 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 2,657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Devastated by the events of September 11, 2001, Luke Baxter has walked away from everything that mattered to him: his faith, his family, and Reagan, his only love. What Luke doesn't know is that he is about to become a father. Someone in his family discovers the truth, but she has a secret of her own -- one that will change the Baxter's lives forever
Remember by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

21 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Landon Blake, who has loved Ashley since he was a teenager, tries to dull the pain of her rejection by immersing himself in the rescue efforts at Ground Zero
Reunion by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

24 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the fifth and final book in the Redemption series, plans are being made for a Baxter family reunion. Nearly all the adult Baxter children have a reason to celebrate -- except one. As the preparations get under way, a deadly diagnosis sends shock waves through the Baxter family and threatens to tear them apart. The reality of what might lie ahead brings each of the Baxters to a place of faith and honesty. Amidst the threat of sorrow, the Baxters share in their most wonderful celebration of all -- a moment to remember that love always wins out, no matter how long the struggle, a reminder that God reigns even in the darkest night" --Cover, p. 4
Rejoice by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

15 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 2,613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brooke Baxter has achieved everything this world has to offer--a prestigious career, a beautiful home, and two wonderful children. Her recent return to her faith is an encouragement to her family. But can her fledgling faith and her rocky marriage survive?
Making love last forever by Gary Smalley( Book )

18 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Down-to-earth examples, touching personal experiences, and inspiring spiritual principles will motivate you to bring about positive changes in your marriage--whether or not your mate is a willing participant."--Jacket
The language of love : a powerful way to maximize insight, intimacy, and understanding by Gary Smalley( Book )

20 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Words have incredible meaning, especially when they say what you mean. But often tongues get tied, and thoughts and ideas are expressed in ways that are easily misunderstood. Make the most of your messages by learning The Language of Love. Written by best-selling authors Gary Smalley and John Trent, it shows how "emotional word pictures" can infuse understanding and intimacy into all of your relationships. Great for personal growth, small-group studies, or couples classes!
The blessing by Gary Smalley( Book )

28 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gary Smalley and John Trent's best-selling book offers a fresh, updated look at the life-changing gift the Bible calls "the blessing." Many of us-perhaps unknowingly-spend a lifetime striving for this acceptance. The unconditional love and approval that comes with the blessing is an important element of our self-esteem and emotional well-being
The desire : a novel by Dan Walsh( Book )

6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allan and Michele's marriage is tested in unexpected ways by Michele's near-obsession with having a baby and Allan's determination to save orphans in Africa
The DNA of relationships by Gary Smalley( Book )

14 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Life is relationships; the rest is just details." We are designed for relationships, yet they often bring us pain. In this paradigm-shifting book, Gary Smalley unravels the DNA of relationships: we are made for three great relationships -- with God, others, and ourselves -- and all relationships involve choice. Gary exposes a destructive relationship dance that characterizes nearly every relationship conflict, and he offers five new dance steps that will revolutionize relationships. The DNA of Relationships, the cornerstone book in Gary Smalley's relationship campaign, will revolutionize your marriage, family, friendships, and work relationships
Secrets to lasting love : uncovering the keys to life-long intimacy by Gary Smalley( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author believes those who seek a lasting love must master the skills of honor, communication, and constant renewal
The promise : a novel by Dan Walsh( Book )

5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Dutch and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the last five months, Tom Anderson has been without a job, and hiding the fact from his wife Jean. He leaves each morning and spends his day rotating through two coffee shops and the library, using their wi-fi to search for a job on the Internet. The stress is slowly destroying the bond between Tom and Jean. Can their mutual trust-- and love-- be restored?
Love is a decision : ten proven principles to energize your marriage and family by Gary Smalley( Book )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his new book, Gary Smalley offers powerful insights for understanding and improving our personal lives, marriages and careers. Here is his most important relationship material arranged into a simple plan of action. The concepts spring from his award-winning film series, "Love Is a Decision."
The dance : a novel by Dan Walsh( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Marilyn, tired of being the perfect wife, leaves her husband Jim after twenty-seven years of marriage, it will take a devoted transformation to restore their love
A time to mend by Sally John( Book )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Dutch and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a contemporary family saga set in San Diego, God's healing hand refines a husband and wife through a fatal fire that ultimately serves to re-ignite their passion for their marriage
The key to your child's heart by Gary Smalley( Book )

23 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

THE KEY TO YOUR CHILD'S HEART centers around a singleessential principle that can spell the difference between an angry, rebellious, distant child and a happy, cooperative one. That principle - the true key to your child's heart - is knowing how to keep your child's spirit open
The two sides of love : what strengthens affection, closeness, and lasting commitment? by Gary Smalley( Book )

12 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What strengthens affection, closeness and lasting commitment
The legacy : a novel by Dan Walsh( Book )

5 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man on his own for the first time faces temptations that test his faith and worry his family--and his decisions will cost him more than he thinks. Only the love of a good woman will be the key to his future happiness
A time to gather by Sally John( Book )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max and Claire Beaumont plan to recommit to each other at a re-wedding ceremony. They must first try to heal breaches with their children, including alcoholic newscaster Erik and bulemic artist Lexi
If only he knew by Gary Smalley( Book )

33 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlines a plan in ten basic steps for a husband who must rescue his marriage from his own neglect of, and insensitivity toward, his wife
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Alternative Names
Gary Smalley American writer

Gary Smalley écrivain américain

Gary Smalley escritor estadounidense

Smalley, G.

Smalley, Gary

Smalley, Gary T.

Smolijs, Gerijs 1940-

جاري سمالي

سموللي، جيري

스맬리, 게리

스몰리, 게리

スモーリー, ゲーリー

ReturnRememberReunionRejoiceMaking love last foreverThe language of love : a powerful way to maximize insight, intimacy, and understandingThe blessingThe DNA of relationships