Lucia St. Clair Robson


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Lucia St. Clair Robson has been a Peace Corps Volunteer, a teacher and a librarian. Her first historical novel, RIDE THE WIND, appeared on the New York Times best seller list, and in 1983 received the Golden Spur Award from the Western Writers of America. Since then she has written seven more novels set in a variety of times and places. Kirkus Reviews wrote, "Few novelists working today have a better grasp of early American history than Robson."" ...more

Average rating: 4.24 · 8,805 ratings · 892 reviews · 17 distinct worksSimilar authors
Ride the Wind

4.38 avg rating — 5,428 ratings — published 1982 — 17 editions
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The Tokaido Road

4.11 avg rating — 978 ratings — published 1991 — 18 editions
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Walk in My Soul

4.26 avg rating — 764 ratings — published 1985 — 13 editions
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Light a Distant Fire

4.05 avg rating — 209 ratings — published 1988 — 12 editions
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Shadow Patriots: A Novel of...

3.62 avg rating — 226 ratings — published 2005 — 6 editions
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Ghost Warrior

4.11 avg rating — 235 ratings — published 2002 — 10 editions
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Mary's Land

3.76 avg rating — 152 ratings — published 2012 — 12 editions
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Last Train from Cuernavaca

3.64 avg rating — 111 ratings — published 2010 — 9 editions
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Fearless: A Novel of Sarah ...

3.83 avg rating — 118 ratings — published 1995 — 8 editions
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Devilish

3.84 avg rating — 19 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
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“To sit alone in the lamplight with a book spread out before you, and hold intimate converse with men of unseen generations-such is a pleasure beyond compare.”
Lucia St Clair Robson

“As a librarian I learned one of life’s great truths: you don’t have to know all the answers, you just have to know where to find them.”
Lucia St. Clair Robson

“A man who works cannot dream. And it is only through dreams that we achieve wisdom.”
Lucia St. Clair Robson, Ride the Wind

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