Lynne Hinton
Lynne Hinton is an American author. She writes the Hope Springs series and the Divine Private Detective Agency Mysteries series. Born and raised in North Carolina she now resides in Albuquerque, New Mexico with her husband. Linda is an ordained minister in the United Church of Christ and has served as a hospice chaplain and senior pastor in Guilford County and Asheboro, North Carolina. She attended Wake Forest University and is a graduate of UNC Greensboro and graduated with her Masters of Divinity from Pacific School of Religion in Berkeley, California.

Lynne Hinton made her debut as a published novelist in 2000 with the novel Friendship Cake. Below is a list of Lynn Hinton’s books in order of when they were first published:

Publication Order of Hope Springs Books


Friendship Cake(2000) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Garden of Faith(2002) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Forever Friends(2003) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Christmas Cake(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Wedding Cake(2010) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Pie Town Books


Pie Town(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Welcome Back to Pie Town(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Divine Private Detective Agency Mysteries Books


Sister Eve, Private Eye(2014) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Case of the Sin City Sister(2015) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sister Eve and the Blue Nun(2016) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Standalone Books



The Things I Know Best(2001) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Last Odd Day(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Arms of God(2005) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Order of Things(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Omnibus Books


For Love and Honor(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

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Lynne Hinton Synopsis: The Case of the Sin City Sister, Eve heard God’s calling to become a nun years ago and when her biological sister goes missing Eve heads to Las Vegas to try and find her before it’s too late. Eve has been moonlighting at the detective agency her father owns and she’s having such a feeling of rebirth she is struggling with her vocation. During another case in New Mexico involving a miner, urgent news comes in that her sister Dorisanne has gone missing.


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