Fans of Jan Karon’s
decidedly homespun
writing will have plenty to
celebrate this October
with the release of In the
Company of Others

(Viking), the second novel
in the the Father Tim
series. Set in Ireland, In
the Company of Others
is a
story about tracking down
family history, which is exactly what Father Tim
and Cynthia do through
genealogical research and
carefully hidden secrets
from the past.

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About The Author

Jan Karon is the author of the bestselling series of nine Mitford novels featuring Father Timothy Kavanagh, an Episcopal priest, and the fictional village of Mitford. Set in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Karon's Mitford books include At Home in Mitford; A Light in the Window; These High, Green Hills; Out to Canaan; A New Song; A Common Life: The Wedding Story; In This Mountain; Shepherd's Abiding; and Light from Heaven. The Father Tim Novels include "Home to Holly Springs" and last fall's release of "In the Company of Others," set in County Sligo, Ireland. There are over 40 million Mitford and Father Tim novels, childrens books, and CDs in print.