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Francine Rivers received a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and Journalism from the University of Nevada, Reno. From 1976 to 1985, she had a successful writing career in the general market and her books won numerous awards. In 1986, she became a born-again Christian and started writing Christian fiction. Her book, Redeeming Love, is a retelling of the biblical story of Gomer and Hosea set during the time of the California Gold Rush. Her Christian novels have won numerous awards including four Rita Awards, the Christy Award, the ECPA Gold Medallion, and the Holt Medallion in Honor of Outstanding Literary Talent. In 1997, she was inducted into the Romance Writers' of America Hall of Fame. She is the author of Lineage of Grace series, Mark of the Lion series, and Sons of Encouragement series. In 2014 her title, Bridge to Haven, made The New York Times Best Seller List. Her latest bestseller is The Masterpiece, published in February 2018. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Redeeming Love 4,679 copies, 159 reviews
A Voice in the Wind 2,247 copies, 39 reviews
An Echo in the Darkness 1,823 copies, 28 reviews
As Sure as the Dawn 1,593 copies, 20 reviews
The Atonement Child 1,533 copies, 25 reviews
The Scarlet Thread 1,453 copies, 24 reviews
The Last Sin Eater 1,371 copies, 21 reviews
Leota's Garden 1,170 copies, 14 reviews
And the Shofar Blew 1,166 copies, 16 reviews
Her Mother's Hope 988 copies, 29 reviews
Unveiled 882 copies, 13 reviews
Unashamed 871 copies, 14 reviews
Her Daughter's Dream 752 copies, 14 reviews
Unshaken 716 copies, 8 reviews
Unafraid 661 copies, 9 reviews
Unspoken 639 copies, 7 reviews
The Priest: Aaron 551 copies, 13 reviews
Mark of the Lion 543 copies, 7 reviews
Bridge to Haven 466 copies, 10 reviews
The Warrior: Caleb 445 copies, 3 reviews
The Masterpiece 428 copies, 15 reviews
The Prince: Jonathan 368 copies, 7 reviews
The Prophet: Amos 317 copies, 5 reviews
The Scribe: Silas 253 copies, 7 reviews
The Shoe Box 249 copies, 8 reviews
The Lady’s Mine 84 copies, 7 reviews
Kathleen 14 copies
Sarina 13 copies
Sycamore Hill 9 copies
Pagan Heart 3 copies

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