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Kingsbury, Karen

Works: 1,065 works in 3,666 publications in 7 languages and 218,563 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Christian fiction  Domestic fiction  Romance fiction  Religious fiction  Psychological fiction  Football stories  Christmas stories  Drama  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author, Translator, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction, Creator
Classifications: PS3561.I4873, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Karen Kingsbury
Most widely held works by Karen Kingsbury
The bridge : a novel by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

33 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,632 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
The chance by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

27 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,379 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
Summer by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

35 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,152 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
Fifteen minutes : a novel by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

27 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,097 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?
Someday by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

18 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 3,034 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
Angels walking : a novel by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

25 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,018 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
Between Sundays by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

22 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 2,985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three people--self-centered star quarterback Aaron Hill; pro football player Derrick Anderson, who has strayed from God; and social worker Megan Gunn, struggling to adopt a little boy--are brought together during a season of hope, self-discovery, and faith
Leaving by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

19 editions published in 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bailey Flanagan leaves Bloomington after winning an audition for the ensemble of a Broadway musical in New York City. In order to be closer to his mother in jail, Cody takes a coaching job in a small community outside Indianapolis. New friends, distance, and circumstances expose cracks in his relationship with Bailey
Redemption by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

34 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,953 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 )

24 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,952 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 Undetermined and held by 2,922 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. It is a "story of broken hearts, brilliant success, and second chances."
Learning by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

12 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 2,914 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, on and off the field. But neither feels complete without the chance to share their dreams with one other
One Tuesday morning by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

36 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last thing Jake Bryan knew was the roar of the World Trade Center collapsing on top of him and his fellow firefighters. The man in the hospital bed remembers nothing. Not rusing with his teammates up the stairway of the south tower to help trapped victims. Not being blasted from the building. and not the woman sitting by his bedside who says she is his wife. Jamie Bryan will do anything to help her beloved husband regain his memory, and with it their storybook family life with their small daughter, Sierra. But that means helping Jake redisover the one thing Jamie has never shared with him: his deep faith in God
Forever by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

27 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,867 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
Every now & then by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

18 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,859 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?
A thousand tomorrows by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

33 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,832 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
Fame by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

28 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,830 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 )

18 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 2,780 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
Like dandelion dust by Barry Pepper( Visual )

13 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een echtpaar moet na zeven jaar hun geadopteerde zoontje teruggeven aan de biologische ouders als blijkt dat de adoptiepapieren niet rechtsgeldig zijn
I can only imagine by Karen Kingsbury( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I Can Only Imagine is the first condensed ebook in Karen Kingsbury's The Rest of the Story series. In it, Karen shares very personal behind-the-scenes anecdotes about herself and her family that appear nowhere else in print, highlighted by her touching relationship with her late brother Dave. With heartfelt grace, she describes in-depth his ongoing struggles with addiction and his troubled journey toward redemption. Throughout this work, we're all reminded that we have just one chance to create a bestseller with our lives by loving well, laughing often, and finding true life in Jesus Christ
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Alternative Names

controlled identityTyler, Kelsey


Karen Kingsbury American Christian novelist

Karen Kingsbury Amerikaans journaliste

Kingsbury, Karen S.

Tyler, Kelsey

Tyler, Kelsey 1963-

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