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Kingsbury, Karen

Overview
Works: 1,468 works in 4,793 publications in 7 languages and 229,304 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Christian fiction  Domestic fiction  Romance fiction  Religious fiction  Christmas stories  Football stories  Psychological fiction  Drama  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator
Classifications: PS3561.I4873, 813.54
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The bridge : a novel by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

47 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,711 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 )

30 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Afrikaans and held by 3,418 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
Sunrise by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

27 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 3,168 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
Fifteen minutes : a novel by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

34 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,165 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?
Summer by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

28 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,128 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
Someday by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

22 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 3,097 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 Dayne's attention and makes him realize the destruction they're 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
Sunset by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

22 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 3,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As John Baxter makes plans to marry Elaine, one of the Baxters enters into the most trying season of all. During a time of renewed love and hope for the future, the Baxters try to come together to establish the sacred ground of marriage and to chart a course for the future. 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."--Publisher
Found by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

23 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,079 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
Redemption by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

33 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 3,064 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
Angels walking : a novel by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

15 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 3,058 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
Chasing sunsets by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

23 editions published in 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From #1 New York Times bestselling author Karen Kingsbury comes the second novel in a brand-new series about divine intervention and the trials and triumphs of life--the dramatic story of a woman desperate to find deeper meaning in her life. Growing up in a comfortable home, Mary Catherine wanted for nothing. Though she loves her wealthy parents, their lifestyle never appealed to her. Instead, Mary Catherine pursues meaning through charity work, giving away a part of herself but never giving away her heart. Mary Catherine lives in Los Angeles with her roommate, Sami, and volunteers at a local youth center with coach Tyler Ames and LA Dodger Marcus Dillinger. Despite Mary Catherine's intention to stay single, she finds herself drawing close to Marcus, and their budding romance offers an exciting life she never dreamed of. That is, until she receives devastating news from her doctor. News that alters her future and forces her to make a rash decision. Inspirational and moving, Chasing Sunsets is the story of one woman's deep longings of the soul, and the sacrifices she's willing to make in search of healing"--
Between Sundays by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

23 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 3,035 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 )

20 editions published in 2011 in 3 languages and held by 3,004 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. But new friends, distance, and circumstances expose cracks in his relationship with Bailey
Brush of wings by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

26 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and Afrikaans and held by 2,989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From #1 New York Times bestselling author Karen Kingsbury comes the third novel in an unforgettable series about divine intervention and the trials and triumphs of life for a group of friends. Despite needing a heart transplant and against the advice of her doctor, Mary Catherine moves to Uganda to work at a new orphanage. Whatever time she has left, Mary Catherine wants to spend it helping children--especially since there will be no children of her own. The only problem is Major League Baseball player Marcus Dillinger, the man she never meant to fall in love with. Neither Marcus nor Mary Catherine's other friends--Tyler Ames and Sami Dawson--know just how serious her heart condition is. Still, Marcus is sure in the depths of his soul that something isn't right. Ultimately his correspondence with Mary Catherine leads him on a desperate life-or-death mission to rescue her and get her to a US hospital before time runs out. Meanwhile, Sami and Tyler struggle with issues of their own. In a season when Tyler plans to ask Sami to marry him, the very core of their relationship is in jeopardy. The team of angels walking is busier than ever in this epic battle between life and death. A Brush of Wings is a poignant tale of love, sacrifice, and the power of faith"--
Take one by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

16 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two unknown producers struggle to make a movie that they believe will change people's lives. But when things start to unravel and with millions of investors' dollars on the line, they realize they may be in over their heads
A thousand tomorrows by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

36 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,967 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
Forever by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

29 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,966 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
Take three by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

14 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,956 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"--Cover, p.[1]
Unlocked by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

30 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ella Reynolds, head cheerleader and part of the "in" crowd, befriends Holden Harris, an autistic boy who is bullied at school, and takes on the popular kids at school in the process, including her boyfriend, Jake
Forgiven by Karen Kingsbury( Book )

32 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Famed Hollywood actor Dayne Matthews struggles to deal with the shocking discoveries he has made about his past and to find the strength to forgive
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityTyler, Kelsey

K KINGSBURY

Karen Kingsbury Amerikaans journaliste

Kingsbury, Karen S.

Tyler, Kelsey

Tyler, Kelsey 1963-

كارين كينجزبيرى

كارين كينغزبيري

キングズベリー, カレン

Languages
English (494)

Polish (14)

Afrikaans (12)

Dutch (7)

Russian (2)

Danish (1)

Spanish (1)