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Chaikin, L. L. 1943-

Overview
Works: 106 works in 292 publications in 5 languages and 18,874 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Christian fiction  History  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3553.H2427, 813.54
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Publications about L. L Chaikin
Publications by L. L Chaikin
Most widely held works by L. L Chaikin
Tomorrow's treasure by L. L Chaikin( Book )
12 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 727 libraries worldwide
When her late mother is accused of stealing a famous jewel, Evy Varley leaves her English village rectory home for the diamond mines of South Africa in the hope of clearing her mother's name, an endeavor that is complicated by her developing feelings for her mother's high-society accuser
Silk by L. L Chaikin( Book )
11 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 722 libraries worldwide
Coral Kendall inherits a silk plantaion in India in 1790 and adopts an orphaned boy from the Untouchable class of the Hindu class system. But when the boy is abducted, Coral turns to a seagoing trader for help
Daughter of silk by L. L Chaikin( Book )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and Dutch and held by 658 libraries worldwide
Pursuing the family name as the finest silk producer in Lyon, the young Huguenot Rachelle Dushane-Macquinet is thrilled to accompany her famous couturier Grandmere to Paris, there to create a silk trousseau for the Royal Princess Marguerite Valois. The Court is magnificent; its regent, Catherine de Medici, deceptively charming ... and the circumstances, darker than Rachelle could possibly imagine. At a time in history when the tortures of the Bastille and the fiery stake are an almost casual consequence in France, a scourge of recrimination is moving fast and furious against the Huguenots--and as the Queen Mother's political intrigues weave a web of deception around her, Rachelle finds herself in imminent danger. Hope rests in warning the handsome Marquis Fabien de Vendome of the wicked plot against his kin. But to do so, Rachelle must follow a perilous course
Island bride by L. L Chaikin( Book )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 657 libraries worldwide
Nicklas Valentin is a decorated knight of Spain, but he is masquerading as the English pirate Bruce Hawkins. As Hawkins, he has the heart of the beautiful Devora
Yesterday's promise by L. L Chaikin( Book )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 653 libraries worldwide
"As the son of the squire of Grimston Way, aristocrat Rogan Chantry has fought hard to win his independence from Sir Julien Bley and the British South Africa Company. Now, his pursuit of a mysterious deposit of gold, marked on a map willed to him by his murdered uncle, Henry Chantry, is challenged by a new complication: the impending British colonization of South Africa. Can Sir Rogan find the gold in the midst of escalating tensions among the native tribesmen, the missionaries sent to win them, and the new colonists? Meanwhile, Evy Varley, the woman Rogan loves back in England, is headed for a brave yet dangerous confrontation with Henry's killer--but at what price? With so much against Rogan and Evy, a reunion seems improbable, if not impossible. Can yesterday's promise hold them faithful to the hope of future freedom and a victorious love?"--Publisher's description
Swords and scimitars by L. L Chaikin( Book )
7 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 650 libraries worldwide
Caught up in the events surrounding the Peasant Crusade, a knight is forced to make a difficult choice as Christian Europe arms for the First Crusade to rescue the Holy Lands from infidels.--
Today's embrace : a novel by L. L Chaikin( Book )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 644 libraries worldwide
Evy Varley's marriage to Rogan Chantry is all she had hoped it would beuntil she finds out that she is pregnant with a honeymoon baby. Fearing that Rogan wont allow her to travel while she is expecting, Evy plots to keep her pregnancy secret in order to accompany him to South Africa. Her thoughts are not only for her husband, but Evy is determined to travel to Bulawayo, the new mission station of Dr. Jakob van Buren--the one man who can help Evy to finally clear her mothers name. After she and Rogan set out to sea, however, Evy discovers that she has gone too far in her deceit, and the damage to her marriage may be irreversible. Matters only worsen in Africa, where malaria, murder, and an African uprising all take their tolland where Rogan and Evy must fight not only for their love, but also for their very lives
The spoils of Eden by L. L Chaikin( Book )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in Dutch and English and held by 642 libraries worldwide
Amid the looming spiritual and political crisis in Hawaii, Eden Derrington and Rafe Easton are thrust into a conflict that will forever change their beloved Hawaii and threatens to derail their future marriage
Golden palaces by L. L Chaikin( Book )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 629 libraries worldwide
"Having banished Helena's mother from Constantinople, Irene stalks the palace courtyards while Helena secretly plots her escape," hoping for help from Philip Lysander, Irene's son.--Cover
Written on silk by L. L Chaikin( Book )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and Dutch and held by 609 libraries worldwide
A royal wedding masks the unfolding of Catherine de Medici's murderous plot against the Huguenots. Survival rests with a beautiful young couturiere and a dashing nobleman. Faith in Christ must uphold them, and all who stand alone, to escape the venom of Madame le Serpent
Captive heart by L. L Chaikin( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 588 libraries worldwide
When Devora is told that she must marry a Spanish don instead of her beloved Edward, her desperate search for Edward leads her to mysterious stranger
Kingscote by L. L Chaikin( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 587 libraries worldwide
Coral Kendall must decide between the two very different men who are vying for her heart--Dr. Ethan Boswell, who has struggled to help Coral fulfill her dream of opening a mission school in India, and Jace Buckley, the adventurer who has finally unraveled the riddle of her missing adopted son Gem
Under eastern stars by L. L Chaikin( Book )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 585 libraries worldwide
Silk heiress Coral Kendall's quest to find her missing adopted son continues, along with her plans to open a school for India's forgotten children, the Untouchables, but her plans meet with resistance from Sir Hugo Roxbury, the influential ambassador of the East India Company, and Coral must decide who she can trust to help her
Empire builders by L. L Chaikin( Book )
5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 565 libraries worldwide
A Northwest lumberman who loves railroad heiress Ember Ridgeway helps her overcome her extravagances. --NoveList
Behind the veil by L. L Chaikin( Book )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 562 libraries worldwide
Norman warrior Tancred Redwan receives a message from his beloved's bodyguards revealing that she is being held captive by the corrupt Bishop Constantine and is facing marriage to a Moslem prince
Threads of silk by L. L Chaikin( Book )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Dutch and held by 530 libraries worldwide
Survival rests with Rachelle Macquinet, a beautiful young couturiere, and Marquis Fabien de Vendome, her dashing nobleman-husband, when Queen Mother Catherine de Medici unfolds her murderous scheme to preserve her reign. Faith in Christ must uphold them to escape the Queen's web of treachery
Monday's child by L. L Chaikin( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in Dutch and English and held by 518 libraries worldwide
Krista von Buren, a beautiful young model, "is stunned to find that her family in Switzerland may have been involved" in "an international banking scandal dating back to Hitler's Germany."--Cover
Tuesday's child by L. L Chaikin( Book )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 518 libraries worldwide
Before Valli Chattaine can leave the Paris Ballet Company and return to her home in French Algeria, "she must obtain crucial information from a German spy."--Cover
The midwife of St. Petersburg : a novel by L. L Chaikin( Book )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 513 libraries worldwide
Vibrant with historical detail and richly woven themes of danger, romance, and God's faithfulness, The Midwife of St. Petersburg is an eloquent tale portraying the beauty and madness of a country that is about to change forever
Endangered by L. L Chaikin( Book )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and Dutch and held by 512 libraries worldwide
Sable Dunsmoor returns to Africa to help her widowed father and join her fiancé's archeological dig. The dangers ofKenya's civil war and the wildlife poachers force Sable to turn to the mysterious adventurer, Kash Hallet, for help. Now Sable is not sure about God's will in her life, her future marriage, or what is happening to her father
 
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Alternative Names
Čajkin, Linda 1943-
Chaikin, L. L.
Chaikin, L. L. 1943-
Chaikin, Linda 1943-
Chaikin, Linda L.
Chaikin, Linda L. 1943-
Chaikin, Linda Lee
Chaikin, Linda Lee 1943-
Lee Chaikin Linda 1943-....
Linda Chaikin American writer
Languages
English (93)
Dutch (31)
German (6)
French (3)
Russian (3)
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