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Evans, Richard Paul

Overview
Works: 489 works in 2,008 publications in 10 languages and 133,886 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Christmas stories  Romance fiction  Christian fiction  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Diary fiction  Religious fiction  Domestic fiction, American  Young adult works 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Organizer of meeting, Creator, Performer
Classifications: PS3555.V259, 813.54
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The Christmas box by Richard Paul Evans( Book )

50 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 4,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The touching story of a widow and the young family who moves in with her. Together they discover the first gift of Christmas and learn what Christmas is really all about
The walk by Richard Paul Evans( Book )

32 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What would you do if you lost everything--your job, your home, and the love of your life--all at the same time? When it happens to Seattle ad executive Alan Christoffersen, he's tempted by his darkest thoughts but then decides to take a walk, heading for the farthest point on his map: Key West, Florida. The people he encounters along the way, and the lessons they share with him, will save his life
Grace by Richard Paul Evans( Book )

36 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While adjusting to his family's move from California to Utah, and while the adults concerned about the looming Cuban Missile Crisis and his father recovering from an immune disorder, Eric meets Grace - his classmate and a runaway - and decides to hide her in the clubhouse in his backyard. Eric grows closer to Grace but can their new relationship survive the harsh realities of life?
A perfect day by Richard Paul Evans( Book )

42 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 3,653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Harlan has three loves in his life: his wife, Allyson:his daughter, Carson; and his writing. A sales rep for a small radio station, he has hopes of one day leaving it all behind for a successful writing career. When he is unexpectedly laid off from his job, Allyson encourages him to persue his dream of writing. He writes a novel entitled A Perfect Day, based on the last months Allyson and her father spent together as he died of cancer
The last promise by Richard Paul Evans( Book )

37 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 3,534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having followed her new husband to his native home in rustic Tuscany, Ellana distracts herself from her marital disappointments by caring for her asthmatic son, and reevaluates her life when she meets American art lover Ross Story
Finding Noel by Richard Paul Evans( Book )

35 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mark Smart thinks he has hit rock bottom when his car dies on a snowy evening in Utah. He stumbles into a coffee shop and meets Macy Wood, a young woman he connects with immediately. She gives him a ride home and over the next few weeks, the two swap their life stories. Mark is reeling from his mother's death and his estrangement from his father, while Macy, adopted at age seven, longs to find her younger sister who was taken by another family. Mark encourages Macy to look for her sister, and with his support, she ventures first to the adoption agency and then to the house she and her sister lived in with their troubled father. Mark wants to marry Macy, but his unresolved family issues give her cause for concern, and she pushes him away, forcing Mark to confront his own demons. Evans' many fans will want his latest, and this heartwarming tale is perfect for every reader who loves sweet and uplifting fare
The locket : a novel by Richard Paul Evans( Book )

36 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and Italian and held by 3,425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man unable to decide whether to marry is helped to reach a decision by a woman patient in an old people's home where he is a nurse. By the author of The Christmas Box
Michael Vey by Richard Paul Evans( Book )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 3,422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael was born with special electrical powers -- and he's not the only one. His friend Taylor has them too, and so do other kids around the world. With Michael's friend Ostin, a tecno-genius, they form the Electroclan, an alliance meant to protect them from a powerful group, the growing Order of Elgen, who are out to destroy them. The leader of the Elgen, Dr. Hatch, has kidnapped Michael's mother, and time is running out. After narrowly escaping an Elgen trap, Ostin's discovery of bizarre "rat fires" in South America leads the gang to the jungles of Peru, where the Electroclan meets new, powerful foes and faces their greatest challenge yet as Michael learns the extent of the Elgen's rise in power -- and the truth of their plan to "restructure" the world
The looking glass : a novel by Richard Paul Evans( Book )

17 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 3,233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two broken people come together to make each other whole in 1850s Utah. He is a Presbyterian minister who turned gold prospector after the death of his wife, she is an Irish girl who was sold into slavery to an American during the potato famine. They meet in the wilds, she lying unconscious in the snow, having been abandoned
Timepiece by Richard Paul Evans( Book )

29 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1910s Salt Lake City, Mary Ann Chandler, an Englishwoman, is hired by a millionaire collector of clocks as his secretary and eventually he marries her. The novel traces their bitter-sweet romance. A prequel to The Christmas Box
The gift by Richard Paul Evans( Book )

32 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An uplifting tale of hope and faith celebrates the joy of the holiday season and follows a theme of the redemptive power of love
The sunflower by Richard Paul Evans( Book )

28 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After her fiance calls off their marriage a week before the wedding. heartbroken Christine Hollister reluctantly agrees to accompany her friend Jessica to Peru to do volunteer work in an orphanage, where she meets American doctor Paul Cook
Lost December : a novel by Richard Paul Evans( Book )

17 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and Polish and held by 3,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As heir to the Crisp Copy Center fortune, Luke has it made--until he burns through his entire inheritance in just one year of partying. Ashamed to ask his famous father for help, he finds employment--and romance--as an entry-level clerk. Can his new love get him back on track?
The letter by Richard Paul Evans( Book )

19 editions published between 1986 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,083 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A letter left on his daughter's grave sends a man searching for his mother who abandoned him in childhood. For David Parkins, it's a chance at happiness, his wife having just left him. A sentimental tale set in 1930s Salt Lake City
The Christmas list by Richard Paul Evans( Book )

26 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,063 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A book about what would happen if someone read their obituary before they died and saw, firsthand, what the world really thought of them - entwined with a Christmas story of true redemption
Promise me by Richard Paul Evans( Book )

24 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beth Cardall's life was falling apart: her six-year-old daughter, Charlotte, was suffering from an unidentifiable illness; her marriage transformed from a seemingly happy and loving relationship to one full of betrayal and pain; her job was increasingly at risk; and she had lost her ability to trust, to hope, or to believe in herself. Then, on Christmas day, Beth encountered Matthew, a handsome, mysterious stranger who changes the course of her life
Walking on water : the fifth journal of the Walk series by Richard Paul Evans( Book )

28 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the long walk from Seattle to Key West finally nears an end, Alan Christoffersen must return to the west and face yet another crisis just as he has begun to heal from so much loss
A winter dream : [a novel] by Richard Paul Evans( Book )

23 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A holiday tale inspired by the biblical story of Joseph and the coat of many colors follows the modern story of Joe, who after being forced out of the family business by jealous siblings becomes the chief advisor to the CEO of another company and his own family's savior in the face of a troubled economy
The broken road by Richard Paul Evans( Book )

18 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in English and held by 2,852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chicago celebrity Charles James can't shake the nightmare that wakes him each night. He sees himself walking down a long, broken highway the sides of which are lit in flames. Where is he going? Why is he walking? What is the wailing he hears around him? By day, he wonders why he's so haunted and unhappy when he has all he ever wanted -- fame, fans, and fortune and the lavish lifestyle it affords him. Coming from a childhood of poverty and pain, this is what he's dreamed of. But now, at the pinnacle of his career, he's started to wonder if he's wanted the wrong things. His wealth has come legally, but questionably, from the power of his personality, seducing people out of their hard-earned money. When he learns that one of his customers has committed suicide because of financial ruin, Charles is shaken. The cracks in his facade start to break down spurring him to question everything: his choices, his relationships, his future, and the type of man he's become. Then a twist of fate changes everything. Charles is granted something very remarkable: a second chance. The question is: What will he do with it?
The mistletoe promise by Richard Paul Evans( Book )

23 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Polish and held by 2,779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A love story for Christmas from the #1 bestselling author of The Christmas Box and The Walk. Elise Dutton dreads the arrival of another holiday season. Three years earlier, her husband cheated on her with her best friend, resulting in a bitter divorce that left her alone, broken, and distrustful. Then, one November day, a stranger approaches Elise in the mall food court. Though she recognizes the man from her building, Elise has never formally met him. Tired of spending the holidays alone, the man offers her a proposition. For the next eight weeks--until the evening of December 24--he suggests that they pretend to be a couple. He draws up a contract with four rules: 1. No deep, probing personal questions 2. No drama 3. No telling anyone the truth about the relationship 4. The contract is void on Christmas Day The lonely Elise surprises herself by agreeing to the idea. As the charade progresses, the safety of her fake relationship begins to mend her badly broken heart. But just as she begins to find joy again, her long-held secret threatens to unravel the emerging relationship. But she might not be the only one with secrets"--
 
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The walkGraceA perfect dayThe last promiseFinding NoelThe locket : a novelThe looking glass : a novelTimepiece