Short biographies of ten famous women who changed the world for Christ are followed by passages that help readers apply lessons to their own lives.
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.
Joanne Shetler tells her story of the 20 years she spent translating the Bible for a tribe in the Philippines.
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 gave her life to spread God’s word in China, having the adventure of a lifetime along the way.
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.
A brother and sister travel from Holland to America with the group of people who are now known as the Pilgrims.
As a large homeschooled family grows up, will they be able to face and conquer the challenges life throws at them in a Godly way?
After Anne Hjelle is attacked by a mountain lion while out mountain biking, is there any way she can conquer her fear and begin living normal life again?
When the peace of her town and family is disturbed by the beginning of the Revolutionary War, is there any way Betsy can find hope after the horror of one day’s tragedy?
Joanna becomes an indentured servant in New England after her father’s death on a ship going to the New World leaves her penniless.
A miserly innkeeper in the crowded village of Bethlehem receives several heavenly visitations in one night, and his life is changed forever.
When his family is placed in a concentration camp during World War II simply because they are Japanese, Nathan must hold the family together.
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.
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.
As Jungle Doctor (aka, Paul White) heads back to Africa to get an update of what’s going on, he encounters a lot of new situations and shares an overall view of what the medical missions work looked like in the 1950s.
Ben Taylor, adoptee, struggles to balance his professional life and spending time with his children—and just about the time he reconnects with his real family, his life spins out of control.
Seven children who were sent out of Germany by their Jewish parents on the eve of World War II tell their stories.
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 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.
When William Tell revolts against an unjust ruler, and is sentenced to shoot an apple off his son’s head, can young Walter be brave enough?