Jamie Langston Turner

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Not to be confused with Jamie Turner.

Jamie Langston Turner (born 1949) is a Christian novelist.


Turner was born in Mississippi and currently teaches writing and poetry at Bob Jones University.[1] Her novel A Garden to Keep won a 2002 Christy Award;[2] her Winter Birds was named one of the "one hundred best books" of 2006 by Publishers Weekly.[3]

Turner's novels were "loosely conceived as a series" and are all set in three fictional towns near Greenville in Upstate South Carolina.[4]


  1. ^ Turner's website
  2. ^ The novel published by Bethany House won the award in the "Contemporary" category.
  3. ^ Publisher's Weekly Best Books list
  4. ^ Turner website FAQ