WorldCat Identities

Reynolds, Sheri

Overview
Works: 17 works in 123 publications in 5 languages and 9,508 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Bildungsromans  Psychological fiction  Religious fiction  Drama 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3568.E8975, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Sheri Reynolds
The rapture of Canaan by Sheri Reynolds( Book )

28 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 3,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ninah Huff, the teenage granddaughter of the founder of an isolated religious community, causes controversy when she is discovered to be pregnant with what she claims is a holy child
A gracious plenty : a novel by Sheri Reynolds( Book )

21 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 1,456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disfigured by boiling water, Finch Nobles is so ugly people shun her. So Finch, who is employed as a caretaker in a cemetery, finds company in the dead who talk to her. Among her friends are the spirits of a beauty queen and of a homeless man
The sweet in-between : a novel by Sheri Reynolds( Book )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 1,219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Desperate for a place to belong with her father in prison and her mother dead, teenager Kenny Lugo finds a less-than-idyllic home with her Aunt Glo, her father's struggling girlfriend, and her children, until she finds redemption from an unexpected source following the killing of a college girl in the house next door
Firefly cloak : a novel by Sheri Reynolds( Book )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abandoned by their desperate mother, eight-year-old Tessa Lee and her brother, Travis, are left only with her favorite housecoat and the phone number of their grandparents, items that years later prompt Tessa Lee to search for what she has lost
The rapture of Canaan by Sheri Reynolds( )

18 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 1,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The moving story of a teenaged girl clashing with her harshly controlled world. Growing up in a closed religious community deep in the rural South, 15-year-old Ninah Huff painstakingly and obediently follows her church's many rules--she knows that public humiliation follows the smallest transgression. But lately she can't stop thinking about how handsome James is, even when she should be praying. Ashamed and confused, she hides her feelings. However, when the elders assign James as her prayer partner, she takes her first steps down a path away from the security and blind belief of her upbringing
Bitterroot Landing by Sheri Reynolds( Book )

11 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A girl kills her mother for forcing her into prostitution and makes it look an accident. She becomes a vagabond and the novel follows her life of abuse at the hands of men, until she is rescued by social workers
Firefly cloak by Sheri Reynolds( Recording )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abandoned by their desperate mother, eight-year-old Tessa Lee and her brother, Travis, are left only with her favorite housecoat and the phone number of their grandparents, items that years later prompt Tessa Lee to search for what she has lost
A gracious plenty by Sheri Reynolds( Recording )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman badly burned as a child seems to have the ability to communicate with the dead buried in a cemetery in her town
The homespun wisdom of Myrtle T. Cribb by Sheri Reynolds( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Myrtle T. Cribb, a special-needs teacher from Virginia's Eastern Shore, is captive in a dysfunctional marriage. Tired of living up to her husband's and everyone else's standards, Myrtle impulsively heads to wherever the road will take her. But soon she gets a surprise of her own: an unlikely stowaway on her journey, Hellcat, the local drunk. The journey forces Myrtle to evaluate her marriage, her priorities, and her own prejudices, and compels her to share her hard-earned insights with other women who feel some dissatisfaction in their lives
Bittra rötter by Sheri Reynolds( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in Swedish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rapture of canaan (two cassettes) by Sheri Reynolds( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Following our promises by Sheri Reynolds( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Sheri Reynolds, Professor of Southern Literature at Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Va., and a novelist and playwright, delivers a lecture about promises which are intimately related to what we mean when we talk about our humanness. It is part of our human nature to make promises, and everyone must live with promises whether kept or broken. In moments of great conflict, promises are kept, debated, and/or broken. Broken promises can sometimes be a map to a new way of life. She reads from her play Orabelle's wheelbarrow. It shows the complication of promises. Includes responses by Dr. Carol L. Schweitzer and Dr. Thomas M. Waltz
Bittra rötter by Sheri Reynolds( Recording )

1 edition published in 2002 in Swedish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Bitterroot Landing by Sheri Reynolds( Recording )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The sweet in-between : a novel by Sheri Reynolds( Recording )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Desperate for a place to belong with her father in prison and her mother dead, teenager Kenny Lugo finds a less-than-idyllic home with her Aunt Glo, her father's struggling girlfriend, and her children, until she finds redemption from an unexpected source following the killing of a college girl in the house next door
Crochet Knitting Bags by Sheri Reynolds( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rapture of Canaan by Sheri Reynolds( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

15 year-old Ninah, growing up in a closed religious community deep in the rural South, takes steps down a path away from the security and blind belief in her upbringing when James is assigned as her prayer partner
 
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A gracious plenty : a novelThe sweet in-between : a novelFirefly cloak : a novelThe rapture of CanaanBitterroot LandingFirefly cloakA gracious plentyThe rapture of canaan (two cassettes)