As of January 2015 Karen Kingsbury has written 83 books and 2 E-shorts. The E-shorts are between 40 and 50 pages long and only available on e-readers. Ms. Kingsbury's books are Christian fiction, non-fiction and children's books.
Karen Kingsbury writes stand alone books and books in series. Her series, which are best read in order, follow the lives of people or families through different situations. For example, the story of one fictional family is told in five different series and a special series dedicated to the events of September 11, 2011. Ten of Ms. Kingsbury's books are children's stories and six are devotionals written for a specific audience.