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Lisa Wingate is a former journalist, inspirational speaker, and New York Times Bestselling Author of thirty novels. Her work has won or been nominated for many awards, including the Pat Conroy Southern Book Prize, the Oklahoma Book Award, the Utah Library Award, The Carol Award, the Christy Award, and the RT Booklovers Reviewer’s Choice Award.
Lisa writes her stories at home in Texas where she is part of the Wingate clan of storytellers. Lisa believes that stories can change the world.

Genres: Inspirational, Romance, General Fiction, Historical
Tending Roses
   1. Tending Roses (2001)
   2. Good Hope Road (2003)
   3. The Language of Sycamores (2005)
   4. Drenched in Light (2006)
   5. A Thousand Voices (2007)
Blue Sky Hills
   1. A Month of Summer (2008)
   2. The Summer Kitchen (2009)
   3. Beyond Summer (2010)
   4. Dandelion Summer (2011)
Daily, Texas
   1. Talk of the Town (2008)
   2. Word Gets Around (2009)
   3. Never Say Never (2010)
Moses Lake
   1. Larkspur Cove (2011)
   2. Blue Moon Bay (2012)
   3. Firefly Island (2013)
   4. Wildwood Creek (2014)
Carolina Chronicles
   0.5. The Sea Glass Sisters (2013)
   1. The Prayer Box (2013)
   1.5. The Tidewater Sisters (2014)
   2. The Story Keeper (2014)
   2.5. The Sandcastle Sister (2015)
   3. The Sea Keeper's Daughters (2015)
   Sisters (2016)
   Before We Were Yours (2016)
   The Book of Lost Friends (2020)
   Shelterwood (2024)
Novellas and Short Stories
Non fiction
Omnibus editions
Lisa Wingate recommends
Henderson House (2023)
Caren Simpson McVicker
"Like a love song to my Oklahoma roots. Henderson House offers a sweet window into a past when lives and loves moved to the gentle rhythm of small-town cafes, front porch swings, and old two-lane highways."
The Best Summer of Our Lives (2023)
Rachel Hauck
"The Best Summer of Our Lives blends faith and hope into a story about the seasons of life, the seasons of friendship, and the seasons of love."
The Long March Home (2023)
Marcus Brotherton and Tosca Lee
"Packed with tension."
The Picture Bride (2022)
Lee Geum-yi
"A fascinating journey into the world of Korean "picture brides" whose lives take unexpected turns as they land on distant shores. A beautiful testimony to those women bold and determined enough to leave behind all that was familiar, seeking a better life."
The Invincible Miss Cust (2022)
Penny Haw
"In a world where women are relegated to needlepoint and parlor chairs, Aleen sets her sights on barns and veterinary surgery. Her journey to become the impossible is inspiring, heartwarming, and ultimately triumphant."
The Ways We Hide (2022)
Kristina McMorris
"A riveting tale of intrigue and illusion, danger and historical mystery, but at its heart the story of one woman's struggle to escape her own past. While using her remarkable skills to help captured soldiers, Fenna finds herself face-to-face with what she loves most and what she fears most, trapped in a place where each decision she makes could unlock the paths to freedom and a future... or death."

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