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Karon, Jan 1937-

Overview
Works: 186 works in 1,008 publications in 2 languages and 99,077 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Christian fiction  Christmas stories  Domestic fiction, American  Christian fiction, American  Love stories  Interviews  Religious fiction 
Classifications: PS3561.A678, 813.54
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At home in Mitford by Jan Karon ( Book )
67 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 6,396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A portrait of the mysteries and miracles of everyday life introduces the small North Carolina town of Mitford and its colorful inhabitants, including Tim, a bachelor rector, who is falling in love with his neighbor
A light in the window by Jan Karon ( Book )
58 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the gentle tradition of James Herriot, Bailey White, Ferrol Sams, and Garrison Keillor, Karon continues the fresh and beautifully written story of a small mountain town in the South. The village rector, Father Tim, can no longer deny his feeling for his neighbor. But what about the wealthy widow who has been wooing him with casseroles? It's clear that Father Tim is in need of divine intervention
These high, green hills by Jan Karon ( Book )
54 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Life in a small Southeastern mountain town, centered on its colorful Episcopal minister. He is Timothy Kavanagh, 63, a lifetime bachelor who finally takes the plunge and gets married to his vivacious neighbor, Cynthia. By the author of A Light in the Window
Out to Canaan by Jan Karon ( Book )
53 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 5,421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A novel on a small town in the heartland of America. A brash new mayoral candidate is calling for development, the Sweet Stuff Bakery may be closing, Father Tim, the Episcopalian rector and his vivacious wife are pondering retirement and someone is wheeling and dealing to turn Mitford's finest house into a spa. By the author of At Home in Mitford
A new song by Jan Karon ( Book )
45 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A retired Episcopal rector accepts an interim post on an island off the coast of North Carolina, where new challenges and adventures await him and his wife
In this mountain by Jan Karon ( Book )
35 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Restless with his retirement, Father Tim, accompanied by Cynthia, gears up for a year-long ministry across the state line, but a series of events sends shock waves throughout the town of Mitford and through Father Tim's faith
A common life : the wedding story by Jan Karon ( Book )
20 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 4,951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The creator of the Mitford stories goes back through time to relate the wedding of Father Tim Kavanagh to Cynthia Coppersmith
Shepherds abiding : a Mitford Christmas story by Jan Karon ( Book )
39 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Having pursued intellectual matters all of his life, Father Tim discovers the joys of working with his hands when he discovers a worn-out nativity scene and begins to restore it
Light from heaven by Jan Karon ( Book )
25 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 4,811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A final volume in the Mitford Years series finds Father Tim contemplating the revival of a remote mountaintop church, a challenge he hopes will be his ultimate calling, but fears will be an impossible task
Home to Holly Springs by Jan Karon ( Book )
27 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thirty-eight years have passed since Father Tim Kavanagh left his Mississippi hometown, determined not to return. Then he receives a handwritten note postmarked Holly Springs. Cryptic and unsigned, it says only Come home.--Dust Jacket
In the company of others by Jan Karon ( Book )
20 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 3,696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Father Tim and Cynthia arrive in the west of Ireland, intent on researching his Kavanagh ancestry. The charm of their lakeside B & B is broken when Cynthia startles a burglar and sprains her already-injured ankle. Then a cherished and valuable painting is stolen from the lodge owners, and Cynthia's pain pales in comparison to the wound at the center of this bitterly estranged Irish family
Light from Heaven by Jan Karon ( Recording )
17 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Father Tim and his wife Cynthia are housesitting on an old farm, and there's plenty to keep them busy. Between dust storms and keeping track of the animals, it is becoming difficult to stop and count their blessings. Then, high atop a nearby mountain, a tremendous challenge presents itself. An old, abandoned church is in need of immediate revival--if Father Tim is up to the task
In this mountain by Jan Karon ( Recording )
24 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 2,340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Though Father Tim dislikes change, he dislikes retirement even more. When he decides to take on a difficult ministry, he begins to think he likes change -- until an unexpected event propels him on a journey that shakes his faith, his marriage, and the whole town of Mitford
Home to Holly Springs by Jan Karon ( Recording )
15 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 2,263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lured by a mysterious note, recently retired Father Tim heads for his boyhood home of Holly Springs, Mississippi. But as memories flood his mind, he soon encounters a life-altering truth and receives a gift that could cost him everything
Esther's gift : a Mitford Christmas story by Jan Karon ( Book )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Esther's Gift, Esther Bolick is filled with the holiday spirit as she prepares tp bakie the annual batch of hr famous-and utterly scrumptios-orange marmalade cake
At home in Mitford by Jan Karon ( Recording )
28 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A small town minister makes his presence known to his new community by revitalizing they're normal routines and finds inner fulfillment for himself along the way
The Mitford snowmen : a Christmas story by Jan Karon ( Book )
16 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 2,250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Everyone's favorite characters are filled with holiday spirit. And when a swirling snowfall brings them to Main Street for a snowman-building contest, the spirit of competition comes alive as well."--Jacket
In the company of others by Jan Karon ( Recording )
13 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 2,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Father Tim and Cynthia arrive in the west of Ireland, intent on researching his Kavanagh ancestry from the comfort of a charming fishing lodge. The charm, however, is broken entirely when Cynthia startles a burglar and sprains her already injured ankle. Then a cherished and valuable painting is stolen from the lodge owners, and Cynthia's pain pales in comparison to the wound at the center of this bitterly estranged Irish family
These high, green hills by Jan Karon ( Recording )
29 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 2,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Father Tim and his new bride return to their quaint town after their honeymoon and take up residence in the rectory, where townsfolk come for support and guidance
A new song by Jan Karon ( Recording )
25 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mitford's longtime Eposcopal priest, Father Tim, fills in at a small church on Whitecap Island. He and his wife, Cynthia, soon find that Whitecap has its own unforgettable characters
 
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Alternative Names
Wilson, Janice Meredith, 1937-
カロン, ジャン
Languages
English (604)
German (1)
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