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Austin, Lynn N.

Overview
Works: 145 works in 620 publications in 6 languages and 43,722 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Christian fiction  History  Religious fiction  Domestic fiction  Bildungsromans  Drama  Made-for-TV movies  Television adaptations  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author, Actor
Classifications: PS3551.U839, 813.54
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Most widely held works by Lynn N Austin
Until we reach home by Lynn N Austin( Book )
21 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,131 libraries worldwide
Life in Sweden seems like an endless winter for three sisters after their mother's death and father's suicide. Elin feels the weight of responsibility for her sisters' welfare, and when circumstances become unbearable, she writes to her relatives in America, pleading for help. Joining sixteen million other immigrants who lefft their homelands for America between 1890 and 1920, Elin, Kirsten, and Sofia begin the long, difficult journey. Enduring the ocean voyage in steerage and detention on Ellis Island, their story is America's story. And in a journey fraught with hardships, each woman will come to understand her secret longings and the meaning of home
Candle in the darkness by Lynn N Austin( Book )
20 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,875 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
While we're far apart by Lynn N Austin( Book )
17 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,748 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
A light to my path by Lynn N Austin( Book )
16 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,735 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?
Though waters roar : [a novel] by Lynn N Austin( Book )
13 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,732 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 woman's place : a novel by Lynn N Austin( Book )
14 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,607 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 1,458 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 )
14 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,349 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 )
18 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and Danish and held by 1,099 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
Eve's daughters by Lynn N Austin( Book )
13 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,076 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
Song of redemption : a novel by Lynn N Austin( Book )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,068 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
Faith of my fathers : a novel by Lynn N Austin( Book )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 933 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 829 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
The strength of His hand by Lynn N Austin( Book )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 752 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
Hidden places ( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 651 libraries worldwide
A widowed mother of two must overcome great odds to save her family's home. Just when things can't get worse, fate brings along hope in the form of a mysterious drifter who offers his help
Among the gods by Lynn N Austin( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 190 libraries worldwide
Fleeing King Manasseh's tyranny, Joshua leads the faithful remnant to their new home in Egypt, but as years pass, his desire for vengeance becomes an obsession
 
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English (133)
Dutch (44)
German (24)
Swedish (5)
Danish (4)
Afrikaans (1)
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