The Mystery of the Yellow Hands by Jake Thoene and Luke Thoene

When a number of children are kidnapped in London, and Sherlock Holmes can’t figure out the mystery, he asks his friends, the orphans from the Ragged School, to help out.

Out of Many Waters by Jacqueline Dembar Greene

Six years after being kidnapped by the Jesuits during the Portuguese Inquisition, two sisters escape from the monastery in Brazil and try to make their way to Amsterdam to find their parents.

And the Word Came With Power by Joanne Shetler

Joanne Shetler tells her story of the 20 years she spent translating the Bible for a tribe in the Philippines.

Houseboat Girl by Lois Lenski

Patsy’s family move into a houseboat again after spending a couple of years on land, because they just can’t stay away from the Mississippi River.

Gladys Aylward: The Adventure of a Lifetime by Janet & Geoff Benge

Gladys Aylward gave her life to spread God’s word in China, having the adventure of a lifetime along the way.

Lizzie and the Redcoat by Susan Martins Miller

Twelve-year-old Lizzie and her brother find themselves in the middle of the controversy raging in 1765 Boston over the taxes that Britain is levying on the colonies.

All About Mercie by Sharon Srock

As Scottlyn prepares for her wedding, unexpected events turn her life upside-down.

Sarah's New World: The Mayflower Adventure by Colleen L. Reece

A brother and sister travel from Holland to America with the group of people who are now known as the Pilgrims.

The Iron Peacock by Mary Stetson Clarke

Joanna becomes an indentured servant in New England after her father’s death on a ship going to the New World leaves her penniless.

Begging for Mercie by Sharon Srock

When her baby’s biological grandparents decide they want custody of the little girl, Scottlyn must learn to trust God to fight for her.

A Miser. A Manger. A Miracle: The First Christmas Carol by Marianne Jordan

A miserly innkeeper in the crowded village of Bethlehem receives several heavenly visitations in one night, and his life is changed forever.

Guzzy Goofball and the Homeschool Play from Outer Space by S. A. J. Lyttek

When his mother signs him up for a drama co-op, Guzzy’s summer is dramatically changed—how will he cope?

Discovering Hope by Chautona Havig

Jay and Hope have a lot of differences; can they work through them?

Under the Silk Hibiscus by Alice J. Wisler

When his family is placed in a concentration camp during World War II simply because they are Japanese, Nathan must hold the family together.

For Mercie's Sake by Sharon Srock

A grieving widow and a young woman pregnant from rape are thrust together—can either of them help the other in any way?

The King's Fifth by Scott O'Dell

A young mapmaker is in prison in New Spain, on trial for defrauding the king of Spain of his rightful one-fifth of the treasure that was found by an expedition the mapmaker had been on.

Peter the Great by Diane Stanley

The life of one of Russia’s greatest rulers is told in story and picture.

Five True Dog Stories by Margaret Davidson

The stories of five different dogs are told for young children.

A Captain for Hans by Rebecca Martin

Hans wants to become a captain in the army—until he sees what the army is doing to his friends and learns more about their faith.

Godly Heroes of the Past by Sharon M. See

The stories of many faithful Christians in the past are retold for young children.

Amish Frontier Series by Rebecca Martin

This series of books follows the Yoder family for 30 years, through four states and two countries.

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Escaping the Nazis on the Kindertransport by Emma Carlson Berne

Seven children who were sent out of Germany by their Jewish parents on the eve of World War II tell their stories.

Paradise Valley by Rebecca Martin

When the law begins requiring his children to study topics he does not approve of in school, Ben Yoder moves his family to Mexico.

Ramona Forever by Beverley Cleary

Ramona is learning to get along with Beezus as they work together to avoid having to stay with friends after school and to help their aunt and mother.

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