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"The grace of God means something like: Here is your life. You might never have been, but you are because the party wouldn't have been complete without you." -- Frederick Buechner
(Carl) Frederick Buechner is an American writer and theologian. Born July 11, 1926 in New York City, he is an ordained Presbyterian minister and the author of more than thirty published books thus far. His work encompasses different genres, including fiction, autobiography, essays and sermons, and his career has spanned six decades. Buechner’s books have been translated into many languages for publication around the world. He is best known for his works A Long Day’s Dying (his first work, published in 1950); The Book of Bebb, a tetralogy based on the character Leo Bebb published in 1977; Godric, a first person narrative of the life of the medieval saint, and a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in 1981; Brendan, a second novel narrating a saint’s life, published in 1987; Listening to Your Life: Daily Meditations with Frederick Buechner (1992); and his autobiographical works The Sacred Journey (1982), Now and Then (1983), Telling Secrets (1991), and The Eyes of the Heart: Memoirs of the Lost and Found (1999). He has been called "Major talent" and "a very good writer indeed" by the New York Times, and "one of our most original storytellers" by USA Today. Annie Dillard (Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Pilgrim at Tinker Creek) says: "Frederick Buechner is one of our finest writers."

Buechner’s work has often been praised for its ability to inspire readers to see the grace in their daily lives. As stated in the London Free Press, "He is one of our great novelists because he is one of our finest religious writers." He has been a finalist for the National Book AwardPresented by the National Book Foundation and the Pulitzer Prize , and has been awarded eight honorary degrees from such institutions as Yale University and the Virginia Theological Seminary . In addition, Buechner has been the recipient of the O. Henry Award, the Rosenthal Award, the Christianity and Literature Belles Lettres Prize, and has been recognized by the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters. He is continually listed among the most read authors by Christian audiences.

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Total Books: 87
Faith That Matters 365 Devotions from Classic Christian Leaders
A Crazy Holy Grace Participant Guide The Healing Power of Pain and Memory
A Crazy Holy Grace Leader Guide The Healing Power of Pain and Memory
A Crazy Holy Grace The Healing Power of Pain and Memory
2017 - A Crazy Holy Grace the Healing Power of Pain and Memory (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780310349761
ISBN-10: 0310349761
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Christian Books & Bibles
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
 3

The Remarkable Ordinary How to Stop Look and Listen to Life
2017 - The Remarkable Ordinary How to Stop Look and Listen to Life (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780310351900
ISBN-10: 0310351901
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Christian Books & Bibles
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 1

Faces of Jesus A Life Story
2014 - Faces of Jesus a Life Story (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781612615905
ISBN-10: 1612615902
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The Yellow Leaves A Miscellany
Wunschdenken
2007 - Wunschdenken (Other)
ISBN-13: 9783290174279
ISBN-10: 3290174271
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Secrets in the Dark A Life in Sermons
2007 - Secrets in the Dark a Life in Sermons (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780061146619
ISBN-10: 0061146617
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Christian Books & Bibles
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The Christmas Tide
The Faces Of Jesus A Life Story
2005 - The Faces of Jesus a Life Story (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781557254559
ISBN-10: 1557254559
Genres: Arts & Photography, Religion & Spirituality, Christian Books & Bibles, Engineering & Transportation
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 1

Speak What We Feel  Not What We Ought to Say
2004 - Speak What We Feel Not What We Ought to Say [Reflections on Literature and Faith] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780062517531
ISBN-10: 0062517538
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Religion & Spirituality
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A Long Day's Dying
2003 - A Long Day's Dying (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780972429542
ISBN-10: 0972429549
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Religion & Spirituality
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The Storm
2002 - The Storm (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780060611453
ISBN-10: 0060611456
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Religion & Spirituality, Substores
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
 2

The Book of Bebb RI
2001 - The Book of Bebb Ri (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780062517692
ISBN-10: 0062517694
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Christian Books & Bibles
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Speak What We Feel  Reflections on Literature and Faith
2001 - Speak What We Feel Reflections on Literature and Faith [Not What We Ought to Say] (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780062517524
ISBN-10: 006251752X
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Religion & Spirituality
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The Eyes of the Heart  A Memoir of the Lost and Found
2000 - The Eyes of the Heart a Memoir of the Lost and Found (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780062516398
ISBN-10: 0062516396
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Religion & Spirituality, Christian Books & Bibles
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
 2

On the Road With the Archangel  A Novel
1998 - On the Road with the Archangel a Novel [Large Print] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780783801292
ISBN-10: 0783801297
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Religion & Spirituality, Large Print
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On The Road With Archangel
1997 - On the Road with Archangel (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780060611255
ISBN-10: 0060611251
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Religion & Spirituality
  • Currently 4.9/5 Stars.
 4

The Longing for Home  Reflections at Midlife
1996 - The Longing for Home Reflections at Midlife (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780060611910
ISBN-10: 006061191X
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Religion & Spirituality, Christian Books & Bibles
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.
 2

The Son of Laughter
1994 - The Son of Laughter (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780062501172
ISBN-10: 0062501178
Genre: Religion & Spirituality
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
 3

1988 - Brendan (Paperback)
1984 - Open Heart Part Two of the Book of Bebb [Buechner, Frederick, Book of Bebb, Pt. 2.] (Paperback)
1984 - Love Feast [Book of Bebb, Bk 3] (Paperback)
Lion Country Part One of the Book of Bebb [Buechner, Frederick, Book of Bebb, Pt. 1.] (Paperback)
The Book of Bebb/lion Country/open Heart/love Feast/treasure Hunt [Christian Perspectives on Counseling & the Behavioral Sciences] (Paperback)
Treasure Hunt a Novel [The Book of Bebb, Part Four] (Paperback)