Tim LaHaye


Born
in Detroit, Michigan
April 27, 1926

Died
July 25, 2016

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Timothy "Tim" F. LaHaye was an American evangelical Christian minister, author, and speaker, best known for the Left Behind series of apocalyptic fiction, which he co-wrote with Jerry B. Jenkins.

He has written over 50 books, both fiction and non-fiction.

Average rating: 3.95 · 552,238 ratings · 12,076 reviews · 285 distinct worksSimilar authors
Left Behind (Left Behind, #1)

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3.83 avg rating — 186,159 ratings — published 1995 — 66 editions
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Tribulation Force (Left Beh...

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3.95 avg rating — 34,962 ratings — published 1996 — 46 editions
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Nicolae (Left Behind, #3)

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3.96 avg rating — 32,115 ratings — published 1997 — 42 editions
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Soul Harvest: The World Tak...

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3.96 avg rating — 28,920 ratings — published 1998 — 38 editions
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Assassins (Left Behind, #6)

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Apollyon (Left Behind, #5)

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3.98 avg rating — 27,029 ratings — published 1999 — 44 editions
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The Mark (Left Behind, #8)

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4.03 avg rating — 24,730 ratings — published 2000 — 37 editions
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The Indwelling (Left Behind...

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Desecration (Left Behind, #9)

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4.01 avg rating — 22,376 ratings — published 2001 — 36 editions
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The Remnant (Left Behind, #10)

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4.02 avg rating — 21,518 ratings — published 2002 — 34 editions
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More books by Tim LaHaye…
Left Behind Tribulation Force Nicolae Soul Harvest: The World Tak... Apollyon Assassins The Indwelling
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3.92 avg rating — 467,875 ratings

The Rising: Antichrist is Born The Regime: Evil Advances The Rapture: In the Twinkli...
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4.17 avg rating — 21,848 ratings

Babylon Rising The Secret on Ararat The Europa Conspiracy The Edge of Darkness
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4.13 avg rating — 13,016 ratings

Edge of Apocalypse Thunder of Heaven Brink of Chaos Mark of Evil
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4.16 avg rating — 4,942 ratings

John's Story: The Last Eyew... Mark's Story: The Gospel Ac... Luke's Story: By Faith Alone Matthew's Story: From Sinne...
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4.02 avg rating — 3,251 ratings

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“Inside was where she lived, physically and mentally. She resided in the horn of plenty of her own prodigious mind, fertilized by inexhaustible curiosity.”
Tim LaHaye, The Rising

“Nobody is just anything... everyone is of equal value, regardless of their station”
Tim LaHaye, Jerry B. Jenkins, Left Behind Series Gift Set

“we cant wait for someone else to do it, we have to take matters into our own hands or it will never be done.”
Tim LaHaye

Polls

What is your favorite Book Series?

Harry Potter Series - J.K. Rowling
 
  443 votes, 17.6%

Harry Potter (write-in)
 
  147 votes, 5.8%

YOU WILL NOT MAKE ME CHOOSE. (too many) (write-in)
 
  139 votes, 5.5%

A Song of Ice and Fire - George R.R. Martin
 
  119 votes, 4.7%

Lord of the Rings - J.R.R. Tolkien
 
  116 votes, 4.6%

I can't always choose a favourite... (write-in)
 
  75 votes, 3.0%

The Hunger Games - Suzanne Collins
 
  71 votes, 2.8%

THE INFERNAL DEVICES - CASSANDRA CLARE (write-in)
 
  71 votes, 2.8%

Divergent - Veronica Roth
 
  70 votes, 2.8%

Too many I can't answer
 
  64 votes, 2.5%

The Mortal Instruments - Cassandra Clare (write-in)
 
  53 votes, 2.1%

Percy Jackson and The Olympians (write-in)
 
  42 votes, 1.7%

toooo many to choose from (write-in)
 
  40 votes, 1.6%

The Dark Tower - Stephen King
 
  40 votes, 1.6%

Discworld series - Terry Pratchett (write-in)
 
  37 votes, 1.5%

Fifty Shades - E.L. James
 
  33 votes, 1.3%

Outlander - Diana Gabaldon
 
  32 votes, 1.3%

I can't decide!!! (write-in)
 
  31 votes, 1.2%

The Chronicles of Narnia - C.S. Lewis
 
  31 votes, 1.2%

Lord of the rings (write-in)
 
  29 votes, 1.2%

The Vampire Chronicles - Anne Rice
 
  28 votes, 1.1%

Vampire Academy - Richelle Mead (write-in)
 
  28 votes, 1.1%

Throne of Glass-Sarah Maas (write-in)
 
  27 votes, 1.1%

Don't have favorites (write-in)
 
  26 votes, 1.0%

PJO/HoO (write-in)
 
  22 votes, 0.9%

The Lunar Chronicles (write-in)
 
  20 votes, 0.8%

The Stormlight Archive - Brandon Sanderson (write-in)
 
  19 votes, 0.8%

Legend by Marie Lu (write-in)
 
  18 votes, 0.7%

Anne (of Green Gables) - L. M. Montgomery (write-in)
 
  18 votes, 0.7%

Sigma Force Series - James Rollins
 
  17 votes, 0.7%

Wheel of Time (write-in)
 
  16 votes, 0.6%

Dark Hunter - Sherrilyn Kenyon (write-in)
 
  13 votes, 0.5%

The Ranger's Apprentice- John Flanagan (write-in)
 
  13 votes, 0.5%

Harry Potter and Robert Langdon Series (write-in)
 
  13 votes, 0.5%

A Song of Ice and Fire (write-in)
 
  13 votes, 0.5%

Inheritance Cycle - Christopher Paolini (write-in)
 
  12 votes, 0.5%

His Dark Materials - Philip Pullman (write-in)
 
  12 votes, 0.5%

The Lunar Chronicles-Marissa Meyer (write-in)
 
  12 votes, 0.5%

Kate Daniels - Ilona Andrews (write-in)
 
  11 votes, 0.4%

outlander Series (write-in)
 
  11 votes, 0.4%

In Death Series - J.D Robb (write-in)
 
  11 votes, 0.4%

the hitchhikers guide to the galaxy (write-in)
 
  11 votes, 0.4%

the outlander series (write-in)
 
  11 votes, 0.4%

The Hunger Games, Divergent, The Mortal Instrument, Fallen, Twillight (write-in)
 
  10 votes, 0.4%

The Sword of Truth Series- Terry Goodkind (write-in)
 
  10 votes, 0.4%

The Lux Series - Jennifer L. Armentrout (write-in)
 
  10 votes, 0.4%

A Song for Ice and Fire (write-in)
 
  9 votes, 0.4%

Left Behind - Tim LaHaye
 
  9 votes, 0.4%

Artemis Fowl - Eoin Colfer (write-in)
 
  8 votes, 0.3%

Captive Prince (write-in)
 
  8 votes, 0.3%

The Clan of the Cave Bear - Jean M. Auel (write-in)
 
  8 votes, 0.3%

Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings, Sherlock Holmes, The Hunger Games, A Song of Ice and Fire, The Southern Reach Trilogy by Jeff Vandermeer, Hush Hush, the Cormoran Strike series by Robert Galbraith (a.k.a. JK Rowling) (write-in)
 
  8 votes, 0.3%

Immortals After Dark - Kresley Cole (write-in)
 
  8 votes, 0.3%

a series of unfortunate events (write-in)
 
  7 votes, 0.3%

The Witcher series (write-in)
 
  7 votes, 0.3%

the unbecoming of mara dyer - michelle hodkins (write-in)
 
  7 votes, 0.3%

Dune - Frank Herbert (write-in)
 
  7 votes, 0.3%

Little Women etc. - L. M. Alcott (write-in)
 
  7 votes, 0.3%

Charlie Parker series - John Connolly (write-in)
 
  7 votes, 0.3%

Repairman Jack - F Paul Wilson (write-in)
 
  7 votes, 0.3%

The Protector of the Small - Tamora Pierce (write-in)
 
  6 votes, 0.2%

After - Anna Todd (write-in)
 
  6 votes, 0.2%

Harry Potter and Sigma Force Series (write-in)
 
  6 votes, 0.2%

The Last Hunter - Jeremy Robinson
 
  6 votes, 0.2%

Daughter Of Smoke And Bone-Laini Taylor
 
  6 votes, 0.2%

Gabriel inferno series (write-in)
 
  6 votes, 0.2%

Skullduggery Pleasant; Burton & Swinburne (write-in)
 
  6 votes, 0.2%

The Adventures of Tintin (write-in)
 
  6 votes, 0.2%

Foundation Series (write-in)
 
  6 votes, 0.2%

Howl's Moving Castle trilogy by Diana Wynne Jones (write-in)
 
  6 votes, 0.2%

Robert Langdon Series (write-in)
 
  6 votes, 0.2%

The Covenent — Jennifer L. Armentrout (write-in)
 
  6 votes, 0.2%

THE INFERNAL DEVICES (write-in)
 
  6 votes, 0.2%

The Adversary Cycle - F. Paul Wilson
 
  5 votes, 0.2%

The Dresden Files - Jim Butcher (write-in)
 
  5 votes, 0.2%

Twilight - Richard Laymon
 
  5 votes, 0.2%

The Raven Cycle - Maggie Stiefvater (write-in)
 
  5 votes, 0.2%

The Kingkiller Chronicle by Patrick Rothfuss (write-in)
 
  5 votes, 0.2%

The Fionavar Tapestry - Guy Gavriel Kay (write-in)
 
  5 votes, 0.2%

Gone Series - Michael Grant (write-in)
 
  5 votes, 0.2%

Sailor Moon ~ Naoko Takeuchi (write-in)
 
  5 votes, 0.2%

Seven Realms Series - Cinda Williams Chima (write-in)
 
  4 votes, 0.2%

House of Night - PC and Kristen Cast
 
  4 votes, 0.2%

The Morganville Vampires - Rachel Caine (write-in)
 
  4 votes, 0.2%

Penryn and the End of Days- Susan Ee (write-in)
 
  4 votes, 0.2%

The Vampire Diaries
 
  4 votes, 0.2%

The Raven Boys - Maggie Steifvater (write-in)
 
  4 votes, 0.2%

James lee burke (write-in)
 
  4 votes, 0.2%

Sharpe - Bernard Cornwell (write-in)
 
  4 votes, 0.2%

Space Odyssey - Arthur C. Clarke
 
  3 votes, 0.1%

The Foundation Series - Isaac Asimov (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 0.1%

The chemical garden (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 0.1%

Little House - Laura Ingalls Wilder (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 0.1%

Hopeless - Colleen Hoover (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 0.1%

Assassin/Shifter series by Sandrine Gasq-Dion (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 0.1%

the grisha (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 0.1%

Sweet Evil- Wendy Higgins (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 0.1%

The Heroes of Olympus -Rick Riordan (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 0.1%

The Sisters Grimm (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 0.1%

The sword of truth series- terry goodkind (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 0.1%

The Iron Fey- Julie Kagawa (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 0.1%

The Kingdom Series - Chuck Black (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 0.1%

The Old Kingdom Trilogy by Garth Nix (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 0.1%

Unwind - Neal Shusterman
 
  3 votes, 0.1%

The Sullivans - Bella Andre (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 0.1%

Night's Dawn Triology (Peter F Hamilton) (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 0.1%

Forgotten Realms - Various, Greenwood, Salvatore, Cunningham. (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 0.1%

Divergent, Royal Wedding, Hunger Games, and Mother Daughter Book Club (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 0.1%

Sweet Valley High (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 0.1%

A Court of Thornes And Roses - Sarah J Maas (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 0.1%

Incarnations of Immortality - Piers Anthony (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 0.1%

Warlord Chronicles - Bernard Cornwell (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 0.1%

Pretty Little Liars (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 0.1%

Red Rising Series (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 0.1%

Grey Wolves - Quinn Loftis
 
  3 votes, 0.1%

Earthsea (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 0.1%

Hush, Hush - Becca Fitzpatrick (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 0.1%

The Black Dagger Brotherhood - JR Ward (write-in)
 
  2 votes, 0.1%

Revelation Space - Alastair Reynolds (write-in)
 
  2 votes, 0.1%

the summer i turned pretty (write-in)
 
  2 votes, 0.1%

The Baroque Cycle-Neal Stephenson (write-in)
 
  2 votes, 0.1%

Harry Potter, Spinster Club, Series of Unfortunate events, Lara Jean, Hunger Games, Divergent (write-in)
 
  2 votes, 0.1%

Tiger's Curse - Colleen Houck (write-in)
 
  2 votes, 0.1%

Mark of the Lion - Francine Rivers (write-in)
 
  2 votes, 0.1%

The Fever Series by Karen Marie Moning (write-in)
 
  2 votes, 0.1%

The Riftwar Saga - Raymond E Feist (write-in)
 
  2 votes, 0.1%

Remnant Chronicles or Harry Potter (write-in)
 
  2 votes, 0.1%

Dragonlance Chronicles (write-in)
 
  2 votes, 0.1%

The Hannibal Series - Thomas Harris (write-in)
 
  2 votes, 0.1%

The Sorcerer's Ring series - Morgan Rice (write-in)
 
  2 votes, 0.1%

Death Dwellers Kathryn Kelly (write-in)
 
  2 votes, 0.1%

Thoroughbred (write-in)
 
  2 votes, 0.1%

The Black Jewel Trilogy - Anne Bishop (write-in)
 
  2 votes, 0.1%

O'Malley Family Series - Dee Henderson (write-in)
 
  2 votes, 0.1%

The Oxford Time Travel Series (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

The Fifth Wave (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

A Cast of Stones (The Staff and the Sword, #1) Patrick W Carr (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

Edge Chronicles by Chris Riddell and Paul Stewart (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

Chicagoland Vampires- Chloe Neill (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children, Six of Crows, and Caraval. (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

Matthew Shardlake Series - C.J. Sansom (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

Goddess Series/Starcrossed Series/Twilight (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

Darkness Chosen - Christina Dodd (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

A Matter of Time by Mary Calmes (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

Pendergast - Preston & Child (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

wicked lovely- Melissa Marr (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

Midnight Thief - Livia Blackburne (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

Splintered - A.G. Howard
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

The Collins New Naturalist series (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

The Queen's Thief by Megan Whalen Turner (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

slaughterhouse 5 (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

Dead Until Dark, Twilight, Norah Lofts The House Series and Lee Child, also C. J. Box series (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

Regeneration Trilogy - Pat Parker (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

Gregor the overllander (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

The First Law Series - Joe Abercrombie (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

The Numa Files - Clive Cussler (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

Malory Series-Johanna Lindsey (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

schooled in magic-Christopher G.Nuttall (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

The Broken Empire - Mark Lawrence (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

Red Queen Trilogy (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

The Bronze Horseman (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

the bartimaeus trilogy- Jonathan Stroud (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

Eternal Guardians by Elisabeth Naughton (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

Any Kristen Ashley series (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

The neighbors from hell series R.L. Mathewson (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

Agent of Rome - Nick Brown (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

Nero Wolfe (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

Wicked (Trilogy) by Jennifer L Armentrout (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

The Ranger's Apprentice (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

The Hollows - Kim Harrison (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

Among the Hidden or Shadow Children Series by Margaret Peterson Haddix (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

The Games of the Atlantis Grail (Qualify, Compete, Win, Survive) (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

Mother Daughter Book Club-Heather VogelFrederick (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

Web of Hearts and Souls (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

The Ender Saga (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

The Harry Potter Series(by J.K.Rowling), Keeper of the Lost Cities(by Shannon Messenger), and The Chronicles of Prydain(by Lloyd Alexander) (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

THE OLYMUS (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

House of Night by P.C. & Kristin Cast (please don’t judge$ (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

Poirot - Agatha Christie (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

The Illuminae Files, Skyward, The Fifth Wave, Warcross, Across the Universe, LIFEL1K3, Chronicle of the Dark Star, Keeper of the Lost Cities, Arc of a Scythe, and many, many more! (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

Girl Online - Zoe Sugg (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

Eternal Guardians Elisabeth Naughton or Lords of the Underworld Gena Showalter (write-in)
 
  0 votes, 0.0%

Gods Lions - John Lyman
 
  0 votes, 0.0%

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (write-in)
 
  0 votes, 0.0%

The Five Ancestors - Jeff Stone
 
  0 votes, 0.0%

Lords of the Underworld Gena Showalter (write-in)
 
  0 votes, 0.0%

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