Callie by Sharon Srock

Callie is still suffering from having helped someone and feeling like, as a consequence, she caused a baby’s death when she feels like God wants her to help another troubled child.

Callie

The Black Fawn by Jim Kjelgaard

When Bud, an orphan, goes to live with an elderly farming couple, he cannot accept that they really love him.

The Black Fawn

The Arrow Over the Door by Joseph Bruchac

When Indians surround the Meetinghouse where his family and friends are gathered, Samuel learns the power of love.

The Arrow Over the Door

Olive by Darlene Boll

A little girl does not have a home, and goes to live with a Christian family.

Olive

The Little Riders by Margaretha Shemin

When the Nazis try to take the town’s precious treasure, Johanna and her grandparents must find a way to save the riders.

The Little Riders

Shepherd, Potter, Spy and the Star Namer by Peggy Miracle Consolver

Keshub’s Gibeonite family watches fearfully as the Hebrews approach closer and closer to Canaan.

Shepherd, Potter, Spy and the Star Namer

Such a Tease by Chautona Havig

Madeline Brown is back—still investigating a young man who is new in town, who now has a scheme to electrify the town, beginning with the most disreputable area.

Such a Tease

Call Me Ruth by Marilyn Sachs

Life was not wonderful for Ruth and her mother after they joined her father in America, and they had to find ways to survive and love each other.

Call Me Ruth

The Broken Blade by William Durbin

When his father is injured and can’t make the family’s living for the year, Pierre signs up to paddle a canoe from Montreal to Grand Portage in his father’s place.

The Broken Blade

The Secret Church by Louise A. Vernon

Richard must choose whether to save himself or help others when his cousin Otto’s family are stoned out of Munster for being Anabaptists.

The Secret Church

More Trouble Than Trouble Creek by Tina Fehr

Andrew’s parents do their best to help their children learn to love each other.

More Trouble Than Trouble Creek

The Brickmakers by Rebecca Martin

Because of increasing persecution, Peter’s family moves from the mountains of Switzerland to the Palatinate in Germany to work on the estate of a Count.

The Brickmakers

The Aesop for Children illustrated by Milo Winter

Over 100 stories written by a slave some 2,000 years ago are retold, with beautiful illustrations.

The Aesop for Children

Flood Friday by Lois Lenski

When a flood washes away most of the houses in their neighborhood, the children in a town in western Connecticut get to see how a community can pull together for everyone’s good.

Flood Friday

Philomena by Kate Seredy

When Philomena finds herself alone in the world, she must try to find work and her aunt in the big city of Prague.

Philomena

White Stallion of Lipizza by Marguerite Henry

Hans’s family have always been bakers, but Hans dreams of riding the Lipizzaners, who live and perform in his home city of Vienna, Austria.

White Stallion of Lipizza

Madeleine Takes Command by Ethel C. Brill

When the family’s fort in New France is besieged by Indians in 1692, 14-year-old Madeleine must take command to protect those who were inside in this true story.

Madeleine Takes Command

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.

The Mystery of the Yellow Hands

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.

Out of Many Waters

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.

Houseboat Girl

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.

Lizzie and the Redcoat

All About Mercie by Sharon Srock

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

All About Mercie

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.

Sarah’s New World

Until We Reach Home by Lynn Austin

Three Swedish sisters embark on a voyage to America, hoping for a better life—but when disaster strikes, and it seems as if they might be sent back, can they hold on to the hope that the Lord will work it out one way or another?

Until We Reach Home