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Books 10 & 11 are sometimes referred to as Father Tim series books 1 & 2.German: Die Mitford-Saga
A Light in the Window book cover
At Home in Mitford book cover
These High, Green Hills book cover
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Book 1
At Home in Mitford
Jan Karon - 1998-01-01 (first published in 1994)
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Enter the world of Mitford, and you won't want to leave.It's easy to feel at home in Mitford. In these high, green hills, the air is pure, the village is charming, and the people are generally lovable.Yet, Father Tim, the bachelor rector, wants something more. Enter a dog the size of a sofa who moves in and won't go away. Add an attractive neighbor...
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Book 2
A Light in the Window
Jan Karon - 1996-01-01 (first published in 1995)
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- Readers will enjoy a story from the popular series-packaged bestseller!- Includes new Reader's Guide for group discussion or personal reflection...
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Book 3
These High, Green Hills
Jan Karon - 1997-04-01 (first published in 1996)
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For years, Mitford's sixtysomething rector has been happily married to his parish. Now he's also married to Cynthia, his vivacious next-door neighbor. For Father Tim, life in Mitford has never been so full of surprises. His wife is "aging" his already ancient kitchen walls, not to mention burning his draperies. The mountain boy he's learned to love...
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Book 4
Out to Canaan
Jan Karon - 1998-01-01 (first published in 1997)
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Father Tim, the Episcopal rector, and his talented and vivacious wife, Cynthia, are pondering the murky uncertainties of retirement. They're also trying to locate the scattered siblings of Dooley Barlowe, the mountain boy they love as their own. A brash new mayoral candidate is calling for aggressive development, and a tough survivor must hunker do...
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Book 5
A New Song
Jan Karon - 2000-04-01 (first published in 1999)
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an alternate cover edition can be found hereIn the fifth novel in #1 New York Times bestselling author Jan Karon's beloved series, fans old and new will discover that when it comes to Mitford, absence only make the heart grow fonder... Mitford's longtime Episcopal priest, Father Tim, has retired. But new challenges and adventures await when he agre...
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Book 6
A Common Life
The Wedding Story (Mitford Book 6)
Jan Karon - 2002-03-26 (first published in 2001)
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In this heart-warming tale, excitement sweeps the town after Mitford's beloved Episcopal priest announces plans to end his long-time bachelorhood. Sixty-something Father Tim always thought he would remain single. But when Cynthia begins attending his parish, he loses his heart. Afraid to step forward, but terrified of wasting another moment, he pou...
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Book 7
In This Mountain
Jan Karon - 2003-01-01 (first published in 2002)
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The seventh novel in the beloved Mitford series, by the bestselling author of At Home in Mitford and Somebody Safe with Somebody Good Father Tim and Cynthia have been at home in Mitford for three years since returning from Whitecap Island.In the little town that's home-away-from-home to millions of readers, life hums along as usual. Dooley looks to...
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Book 8
Shepherds Abiding / Esther's Gift / Mitford Snowmen
Jan Karon - 2004-09-28 (first published in 2003)
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Since he was a boy growing up in Mississippi, Father Tim has lived what he calls "the life of the mind". Except for cooking and gardening and washing his dog, he never learned to savor the work of his hands. And then he finds a derelict nativity scene: twenty figures, including a flock of sheep, that have suffered the indignities of time and neglec...
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Book 9
Light from Heaven
Jan Karon - 2008-04-25 (first published in 2005)
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It's never too late. Father Tim Kavanagh has been asked to "come up higher" more than once. But he's never been asked to do the impossible-until now. The retired Episcopal priest takes on the revival of a mountain church that's been closed for forty years. Meanwhile, in Mitford, he's sent on a hunt for hidden treasure, and two beloved friends are c...
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Book 10
Home to Holly Springs
Jan Karon - 2008-10-28 (first published in 2007)
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Readers of the nine bestselling Mitford novels have been captivated by Jan Karon's gift for illuminating the struggles that creep into everyday lives along with a vividly imagined world (People). They learned quickly that after you've spent time in Mitford, you'll want to come back (Chicago Tribune). Millions eagerly awaited the publication of each...
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