Patti Callahan Henry
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Patti Callahan Henry

Patti Callahan Henry is a New York Times bestselling author of Losing the Moon; Where the River Runs; When Light Breaks; Between the Tides; The Art of Keeping Secrets; Driftwood Summer; The Perfect Love Song: A Holiday Story; Coming up for Air; And Then I Found You; The Stories We Tell; The Idea of Love and The Bookshop at Water's End (July 2017). BECOMING MRS. LEWIS -- The Improbable Love Story of Joy Davidman and C. S. Lewis is out October 9th, 2018 by Harper Collins/Thomas Nelson.

A finalist in the Townsend Prize for Fiction, an Indie Next Pick, an OKRA pick, and a multiple nominee for the Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance (SIBA) Novel of the Year, Patti is published in nine languages. Her articles and essays have appeared in Southern Living, PINK, Writer's Digest, Birmingham Magazine and more. Patti is a frequent speaker and luncheons, book clubs and women's groups.

Growing up in Philadelphia as the daughter of a Presbyterian minister, Patti learned early the value of storytelling. At the age of twelve, her family moved to South Florida where Patti found the sanctuary of libraries and began her slow but steady journey into understanding the power of story to navigate confusing times in life.

Patti attended Auburn University for her undergraduate work, and Georgia State University for her graduate degree. Once a Pediatric Clinical Nurse Specialist, she now writes full time. The mother of three children, she now lives in both Mountain Brook, Alabama and Bluffton, South Carolina with her husband.

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Best Sellers

    • Becoming Mrs. Lewis

    • The Improbable Love Story of Joy Davidman and C. S. Lewis
    • By: Patti Callahan
    • Narrated by: Lauren Woodward
    • Length: 12 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 636
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 584
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 583

    When poet and writer Joy Davidman began writing letters to C. S. Lewis - known as Jack - she was looking for spiritual answers, not love. Love, after all, wasn’t holding together her crumbling marriage. Everything about New Yorker Joy seemed ill matched for an Oxford don....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Wonderful Exploration of CS Lewis's Muse

    • By Proud Palisadian on 10-30-18

    Regular price: $31.93

    • The Favorite Daughter

    • By: Patti Callahan Henry
    • Narrated by: Joshilyn Jackson
    • Length: 11 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 42
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 39
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 39

    On her wedding day 10 years ago, Lena Donohue experienced a betrayal so painful that she fled the small town of Watersend, South Carolina, and reinvented herself in New York City. Though now a freelance travel writer, the one place she rarely goes is home....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Families are challenging in many ways.

    • By Dot Wilson on 07-19-19

    Regular price: $28.00

    • A Thousand Doors

    • An Anthology of Many Lives
    • By: J.T. Ellison - editor
    • Narrated by: Cassandra Campbell
    • Length: 11 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 14

    Mia Jensen is home after a terrible day, trying to figure out how she’s come to this point in her life, when she hears a noise from the kitchen. She investigates, only to be brutally attacked and left for dead. As she dies, she experiences some of the lives that could have been hers....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Not what I anticipated.

    • By Jenn on 05-01-19

    Regular price: $29.99

    • The Bookshop at Water's End

    • By: Patti Callahan Henry
    • Narrated by: Andi Arndt, Lauren Fortgang, Shannon McManus, and others
    • Length: 10 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 146
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 141
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 142

    The women who spent their childhood summers in a small Southern town discover it harbors secrets as lush as the marshes that surround it....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Very satisfying

    • By Kathryn @theBookDate on 07-26-17

    Regular price: $28.00

    • The Stories We Tell

    • By: Patti Callahan Henry
    • Narrated by: Andi Arndt
    • Length: 8 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 42
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 35
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 35

    Eve and Cooper are the beautiful people. The lucky ones. And they have the wealth and name that comes from being part of an old Georgia family. But things may not be as good as they seem....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • This is a terrific summer read

    • By Karen on 03-14-16

    Regular price: $19.84

    • The Idea of Love

    • A Novel
    • By: Patti Callahan Henry
    • Narrated by: Andi Arndt
    • Length: 7 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 34
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 32
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 33

    Ella's life has been completely upended. She's young, beautiful, and deeply in love - until her husband dies in a tragic sailing accident while trying save her. Or so she'll have everyone believe....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Finding your truth in the lies you tell...

    • By Jennifer on 07-13-15

    Regular price: $18.89

    • Between the Tides

    • A Novel
    • By: Patti Callahan Henry
    • Narrated by: Shannon McManus
    • Length: 7 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 38
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 36
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37

    Nine months after Catherine Leary’s father, a literature professor, passed away, she still has not fulfilled his final wish: that she scatter his ashes in the Seaboro River in South Carolina....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • An Awesome Book

    • By SG- BG on 06-07-12

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Coming Up for Air

    • By: Patti Callahan Henry
    • Narrated by: Janet Metzger
    • Length: 8 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 31
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 24
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 26

    Ellie Calvin is caught in a dying marriage, and she knows this....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Fun story

    • By Paula on 11-29-11

    Regular price: $20.99

    • The Perfect Love Song

    • By: Patti Callahan Henry
    • Length: 6 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    Brothers Jimmy and Jack Sullivan live a nomadic life doing what they love: touring with their band, The Unknown Souls. But Jack’s recent engagement to Kara has everyone looking forward to a Christmas destination wedding in Ireland....

    Regular price: $20.52

    • Driftwood Summer

    • By: Patti Callahan Henry
    • Narrated by: Julia Whelan
    • Length: 9 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 52
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 41
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 41

    In the small seaside town of Palmetto Beach, the Sheffield sisters reunite to celebrate their mother’s birthday and try to save the family bookstore....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Enjoyable

    • By L.W. on 10-09-11

    Regular price: $29.99

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