Fiction that Challenges and Heals

Looking for gripping stories that delve beneath the surface? Welcome to Leslie Lynch’s website, where you will find fiction that transports, challenges and heals.

Tough situations. Relatable characters. Tension tempered with tenderness.

Leslie gives voice to characters who grapple with their brokenness – and who discover unconventional solutions to life’s twists.

The result? Compelling and unforgettable fiction.

The Books

Lose yourself in the Appalachian foothills as you meet Lannis and Ben in Hijacked, and follow them as they – and Robert Davis – grapple with the consequences of Davis’s crime in Unholy Bonds.

Meet Opal McBride as she scrapes out a new beginning to a life cruelly interrupted in Opal’s Jubilee.

Novellas Christmas Hope and Christmas Grace will warm your heart any time of the year.

Please check out the excerpts on the Sneak Peeks page; and the book descriptions on the “On the back cover” page.

All are available at Amazon, B&N Nook, Apple iBooks, and Kobo in electronic or print format. Click at the right to buy.

Fiction for Audiophiles

Audio book fans, listen to HijackedChristmas Hope, and Christmas Grace as narrated by talented voice actress Carol Dines. All three are Whispersynced to the corresponding Kindle ebook at Amazon, and are available through Audible and Apple iTunes as well.

Of Interest for Catholic Readers

Check out Image & Likeness – Literary Reflections on Theology of the Body, an anthology edited by Erin McCole Cupp and Ellen Gable. This collection of prose and poetry includes Leslie’s short story, “No Turning Back,” which features supporting character Chris Hasselback from Opal’s Jubilee.

Book Clubs

Contact Leslie for discussion questions for your book club, or to see if she can join your group via Skype. She loves meeting her readers, saying, “My work is not complete until you read it.” Join the conversation!

Speaking of Readers…

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What’s New

Leslie’s works in progress include a third Christmas novella, Christmas Peace, and an as-yet-untitled full length novel featuring Detective Chris Hasselback from Opal’s Jubilee. Look for both, with luck and hard work, in 2019.

Meanwhile, in gratitude…

Thank you for stopping by!