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Kingsbury, Karen

Overview
Works: 763 works in 2,712 publications in 8 languages and 209,659 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Christian fiction  Romance fiction  Football stories  Psychological fiction  Christmas stories  Drama  Film adaptations  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Author, Translator, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction, Creator
Classifications: PS3561.I4873, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Karen Kingsbury
 
Most widely held works by Karen Kingsbury
The chance by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

23 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Afrikaans and held by 3,325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vowing to meet eleven years after sealing letters they wrote to each other in an old metal box, best friends Ellie and Nolan both have reservations about seeing each other again as loneliness, personal tragedies, and a lack of faith haunt both of them
The bridge : a novel by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

26 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and Afrikaans and held by 3,286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ryan Kelly spends plenty of time at The Bridge--the oldest bookstore in historic downtown Franklin, Tennessee--remembering the times he and Molly Allen--who moved to Portland--once spent there, and now, with the bookstore in deep financial trouble, it will take a miracle to keep tragedy from unfolding
Sunrise by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

23 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 3,228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As their wedding day nears, Dayne Matthews and Katy Hart are determined to keep their ceremony a secret from the paparazzi, while a terrible tragedy strikes the Flanigan family as Cody fights for his life after an alcohol overdose
Summer by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

29 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and Polish and held by 3,183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dayne Matthews finds the perfect solution to his on-camera love scenes--his wife, Katy, will star in his next film--but in an effort to appease the press, the couple agrees to a twelve-episode reality show, which creates trouble for the newlyweds
Sunset by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

20 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 3,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As John Baxter makes plans to marry Elaine, one of the Baxters enters into the most trying season of all; memories of times gone by meet with the changes of today in a story that proves only the support of faith and family can take a person into the sunset years of life
Someday by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

17 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 3,070 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pressures of the celebrity lifestyle weigh heavily on Dayne and Katy Matthews as they take on separate movie projects. Tabloid rumors talk of trouble and unfaithfulness between the two, but finally something drastic catches Daynes attention and makes him realize the destruction theyre playing with. But will it be too late? The Flanigan family recognizes the deep loss of the Christian Kids Theater program, and they lead a final effort to keep the theater from being torn down. Meanwhile, John Baxter takes the next step in his growing relationship with Elaine, giving him a season to contemplate selling the Baxter house and, along with it, losing a lifetime of memories made there. As the rest of the family considers the future and what may lie ahead, they must pull together like never before. Only their undying love for each other can help the Baxters get past the trials of today for a life they know is possible ... someday. --From publisher description
Fifteen minutes : a novel by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

22 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Afrikaans and held by 3,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just as Zack Dylan on the verge of winning it all on the popular TV show Fifteen Minutes, his choices lead him to the brink of personal disaster. Meanwhile, a former Fifteen Minutes winner is searching for meaning amidst her own private losses. Can she warn Zack about the real price of fame? Or will Zack lose everything he loves for his fifteen minutes of glory?
Between Sundays by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

18 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 3,018 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aaron Hill has it all---athletic good looks and the many privileges of a star quarterback. His Sundays are spent playing NFL football in front of a televised audience of millions. But Aaron's about to receive an unexpected handoff, one that will give him a whole new view of his self-centered life. Derrick Anderson is a family man who volunteers his time with foster kids while sustaining a long career as a pro football player. But now he's looking for a miracle. He must act as team mentor while still striving for the one thing that matters most this season---keeping a promise he made years ago. Megan Gunn works two jobs and spends her spare time helping at the youth center. Much of what she does, she does for the one boy for whom she is everything---a foster child whose dying mother left him in Megan's care. Now she wants to adopt him, but one obstacle stands in the way. Her foster son, Cory, is convinced that 49ers quarterback Aaron Hill is his father. Two men and the game they love. A woman with a heart for the lonely and lost, and a boy who believes the impossible. Thrown together in a season of self-discovery, they're about to learn lessons in character and grace, love and sacrifice. Because in the end life isn't defined by what takes place on the first day of the week, but how we live it between Sundays
Redemption by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

28 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,971 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
Found by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

22 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and Polish and held by 2,932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Baxter attempts to fulfill his wife's dying wish to find their firstborn son, actor Dayne Matthews embarks on a personal search for truth, and theater director Katy Hart makes a decision that may completely transform her life
Take three by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

12 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 2,906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The third book in the Above the Line series follows filmmakers Chase Ryan and Keith Ellison as they celebrate their first successful movie. But in the midst of family relationships, broken budgets, and conflicting dreams, Chase and Keith must find their way through the maze of pain and questions that comes with everything they thought they wanted
Forever by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

22 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katie Hart is thrilled about her future with Hollywood's Dayne Matthews. But as she plans a wedding and looks for a house on the shores of Lake Monroe, she receives tragic news. Now she and the members of the Baxter family must travel to Los Angeles and sort through their options. While paparazzi open fire on the Baxter family, Luke Baxter must wrestle with feelings that have troubled him for nearly a year. Ultimately, the Baxter family must pull together one last time in an act of service and love to help Katie and Dayne find what they've always been looking for - a chance at forever
Learning by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

9 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 2,884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bailey Flanigan and Cody Coleman are not only separated by physical distance, they are also faced with great emotional distance. Bailey grows closer to her dream to be an actress and dancer in New York, while Cody coaches a small high school football team. But neither feels complete without the chance to share their dreams with one another. Can distance truly make the heart grow fonder? Both Bailey and Cody learn significant life lessons in this poignant love story
A thousand tomorrows by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

31 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A young couple faces the challenge of falling in love, while seemingly doomed to repeat the negative patterns they have established for most of their lives"--Provided by the publisher
Angels walking : a novel by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

20 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Dutch and held by 2,879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When former national baseball star Tyler Ames suffers a career-ending injury, all he can think about is putting his life back together the way it was before. He has lost everyone he loves on his way to the big leagues. Then just when things seem to be turning around, Tyler hits rock bottom. Across the country, Tyler's one true love Sami Dawson has moved on. A series of small miracles leads Tyler to a maintenance job at a retirement home and a friendship with Virginia Hutcheson, an old woman with Alzheimer's who strangely might have the answers he so desperately seeks. A team of Angels Walking take on the mission to restore hope for Tyler, Sami, and Virginia. Can such small and seemingly insignificant actions of the unseen bring healing and redemption? And can the words of a stranger rekindle lost love? Every journey begins with a step. It is time for the mission to begin
Even now by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

27 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With her hallmark tenderness and power, the #1 bestselling author of "Beyond Tuesday Morning" weaves a tapestry of lives, losses, love, faith, and the miracle of resurrection. A young woman decides to search for her birth mother--a woman separated by lies and long years from a man she has never forgotten
Every now & then by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

14 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and Afrikaans and held by 2,855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alex Brady shuts out all relationships when he loses his beloved father in the Twin Towers. Will he have the courage to open his heart to love again?
Fame by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

22 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 2,843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dayne Matthews returns to Hollywood and is caught up in the dangerous world of fame and paparazzi. Katy Hart is delighted when she learns she can play opposite of Dayne in a Hollywood film. The choices these two make will change their lives forever
Family by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

17 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 2,820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After finding his firstborn son, John Baxter looks for a way to tell his other children, while a sensational Hollywood trial reunites Dayne Matthews and Katy Hart, but just when love has the chance to win, doubts and presumed scandals push them further apart
Unlocked by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

20 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and Russian and held by 2,782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Holden Harris is an autistic eighteen-year-old who is bullied at school. Ella Reynolds is the head cheerleader who befriends Holden but has problems of her own at home
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityTyler, Kelsey

K KINGSBURY

Karen Kingsbury American Christian novelist

Karen Kingsbury Amerikaans journaliste

Kingsbury, Karen S.

Tyler, Kelsey

Tyler, Kelsey 1963-

キングズベリー, カレン

Languages
English (384)

Polish (18)

Afrikaans (11)

Dutch (5)

Spanish (2)

French (1)

Danish (1)

Russian (1)

Covers
SummerSunsetSomedayBetween SundaysRedemptionFoundTake threeForever