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Lynn Austin

Biography

Lynn Austin

Lynn Austin is a former teacher who now writes and speaks full time. Her unique voice and ability to portray compelling relationships have made Austin a favorite with readers and have garnered her wide acclaim. She is the recipient of eight Christy Awards for her novels CANDLE IN THE DARKNESS, FIRE BY NIGHT, HIDDEN PLACES, A PROPER PURSUIT, UNTIL WE REACH HOME, THOUGH WATERS ROAR, WHILE WE'RE FAR APART and WONDERLAND CREEK.

Books by Lynn Austin

by Lynn Austin - Christian, Memoir, Nonfiction

With gripping honesty, Lynn Austin pens her struggles with spiritual dryness in a season of loss and unwanted change. Tracing her travels throughout Israel, Austin seamlessly weaves events and insights from the Word...and in doing so finds a renewed passion for prayer and encouragement for her spirit, now full of life and hope.

by Lynn Austin - Christian, Christian Fiction, Fiction, Historical Fiction

After years of watching his children and grandchildren wander from their faith, Iddo's prayers are answered: King Cyrus is allowing God's chosen people to return to Jerusalem. Jubilant, he joyfully prepares for their departure, only to learn that his family, grown comfortable in the pagan culture of Babylon, wants to remain. Zechariah, Iddo's oldest grandson, feels torn between his grandfather's ancient beliefs and the comfort and success his father enjoys in Babylon.

by Lynn Austin - Christian, Christian Fiction, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Historical Romance, Romance

In the aftermath of the Civil War, Josephine Weatherly and her mother, Eugenia, struggle to pick up the pieces of their lives when they return to their Virginia plantation. Josephine soon realizes that life is now a matter of daily survival --- and recognizes that Lizzie, as one of the few remaining servants, is the one she must rely on to teach her all she needs to know. Josephine's mother, too, vows to rebuild White Oak...but a bitter hatred fuels her.