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Austin, Lynn N.

Works: 153 works in 637 publications in 7 languages and 44,314 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Christian fiction  History  Religious fiction  Domestic fiction  Historical fiction  Bildungsromans  Romance fiction  Drama  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Author, Actor
Classifications: PS3551.U839, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Lynn N Austin
Most widely held works by Lynn N Austin
Until we reach home by Lynn N Austin( Book )

22 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life in Sweden seems like an endless winter for three sisters after their mother's and father's suicides. Ellin writes to her relatives in Chicago, pleading for help. Joining 16 million other immigrants who leave their homelands for America between 1890 and 1920, Ellin, Kirsten, and Sophia begin the long, difficult journey fraught with hardships
Candle in the darkness by Lynn N Austin( Book )

20 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Civil War, Caroline Fletcher, the daughter of a wealthy slave-holding family, is drawn into the abolitionist movement, where she is confronted with the risks and sacrifices her beliefs entail
Fire by night by Lynn N Austin( Book )

17 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One deceived by a life of wealth and ease. The other desperate to flee her true identity. In a land shattered by war, unlikely heroes test the limits of their strength and discover that love has a meaning far beyond their imagination
While we're far apart by Lynn N Austin( Book )

19 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In an unassuming apartment building in Brooklyn, New York, three lives intersect as the reality of war invades their lives. Young Esther is heartbroken when her father decides to enlist in the army shortly after the death of her mother. Penny Goodrich has been in love with Eddie Shaffer for as long as she can remember; now that Eddie's wife is dead, Penny feels that she's been given a second chance and offers to care for his children, hoping he will finally notice her and marry her after the war. And elderly Mr. Mendel, the landlord, waits for the war to end to hear what has happened to his son trapped in war-torn Hungary"--Page 2 of cover
Though waters roar : [a novel] by Lynn N Austin( Book )

15 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Languishing in a jail cell, Harriet Sherwood has plenty of time to sift through the memories of the three generations of women who have preceded her. As each story emerges, the strength of her family--and their deep faith in God--brings Harriet to the discovery of her own goals
A light to my path by Lynn N Austin( Book )

17 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Never in her life did Kitty make a decision for herself. She was raised on a South Carolina plantation as the pet of her white master's daughter. Now, as a young adult, she must find the strength and faith to make the biggest decision ever. Will she stay with her master and go south to avoid the Yankees or take off tonight for the north with Grady, the field slave she has come to love?
Hidden places : a novel by Lynn N Austin( Book )

18 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

She's desperate to hold on to the only home she has ever known, but Eliza believes it will take a guardian angel to help her succeed. When the hobo, Gabriel Harper, comes into her life, Eliza at first holds him at arm's length, wondering whether the aptly-named stranger could be the guardian angel she's been waiting for. Underlying layers of the story deal with the impact a father has on future generations and the importance of following one's dreams in spite of opposition
Wonderland Creek by Lynn N Austin( Book )

12 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Happily-ever-after librarian Alice Ripley unexpectedly finds herself in a real-life adventure filled with mystery and romance in the 1930s as she serves rural communities in Kentucky
All things new by Lynn N Austin( Book )

18 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the aftermath of the Civil War, Josephine Weatherly vows to rebuild her family's once-grand Virginia plantation, but her privileged life has now turned into a daily struggle for survival
A woman's place : a novel by Lynn N Austin( Book )

16 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While their men fight on far-flung battlefields, America's women help produce what's necessary for victory. In a Michigan shipyard, four female co-workers forge strong bonds of friendship
All she ever wanted by Lynn N Austin( Book )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lynn Austin presents a tale of family secrets, forgiveness, and reconcilation in the story of three generations of women: Kathleen, her mother, Eleanor, and her grandmother, Fiona. Each woman left home to escape her family's past and to start a new life"--Provided by publisher
A proper pursuit by Lynn N Austin( Book )

15 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Chicago during the time of the World's Fair, this is the story of Violet Hayes whose search to find her mother exposes the young woman to the world about her--from high society to the poor immigrant families; from the suffragette movement to the security of a suitable marriage match. As Violet contemplates what course her life will take, she will discover the missing parts of her family's past--and, ultimately, Violet will discover herself
Gods & kings : a novel by Lynn N Austin( Book )

17 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and Danish and held by 1,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gods and Kings is the story of King Hezekiah, heir to the throne of King David. When his evil father plots to sacrifice him, Hezekiah's mother, Abijah, searches frantically for a way to save him. But only two men can help her, and neither of them seems trustworthy. In a time and place engulfed by violence, treachery, and infidelity to Yahweh, Abijah and her son must discover the one true Source of strength if they are to save themselves and their country. Book 1 of Chronicles of the Kings
Song of redemption : a novel by Lynn N Austin( Book )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When King Hezekiah discovers that God's Law forbids him to take multiple wives, he must choose one woman to love. He must also choose to trust God's promises when he decides to rebel against his powerful Assyrian overlords"--Provided by publisher
Eve's daughters by Lynn N Austin( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 936 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel of a family, this is the compelling story of four generations of women and the secret that has changed their lives. As a granddaughter's marriage unravels, only eighty-year-old Emma can free them from a legacy of wrong choices
Return to me by Lynn N Austin( Book )

6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After years in exile, Iddo and his grandson Zechariah follow God's leading home to Jerusalem, where they struggle to rebuild their lives and God's temple--bringing to life the biblical books of Ezra and Nehemiah"--
Faith of my fathers : a novel by Lynn N Austin( Book )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hezekiah's unexpected death puts his son in charge. The new king's angry heart puts him at odds with his best friend--drawing battle lines down the middle of their fathers' kingdom"--Provided by publisher
Wings of refuge by Lynn N Austin( Book )

13 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abigail MacLeod leaves her chaotic life and failing marriage and flies to Israel to embark on a difficult and tumultuous search for peace and faith
On this foundation by Lynn N Austin( Book )

10 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and Dutch and held by 815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Inspired by the biblical account of Nehemiah, Jewish cupbearer to the King of Persia, this story tells of the many dangers in his return to Jerusalem and the great opposition his people faced in their efforts to rebuild the city wall"--
The strength of His hand by Lynn N Austin( Book )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"God has rewarded Hezekiah's faithfulness with great wealth and power, but the king has much more to overcome. Will his faith sustain him against the ultimate enemy?"--Provided by publisher
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Candle in the darkness
Candle in the darknessFire by nightWhile we're far apartThough waters roar : [a novel]A light to my pathHidden places : a novelWonderland CreekA woman's place : a novel