Ten Girls Who Made History by Irene Howat

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.

Ten Girls Who Made History

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

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.

And the Word Came With Power

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

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.

Gladys Aylward: The Adventure of a Lifetime

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

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

Flight School by Jason McIntire

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?

Flight School

Skin Deep by Anne Hjelle

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?

Skin Deep

Fields of the Fatherless by Elaine Marie Cooper

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?

Fields of the Fatherless

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.

The Iron Peacock

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.

A Miser. A Manger. A Miracle: The First Christmas Carol

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.

Under the Silk Hibiscus

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.

The King’s Fifth

Peter the Great by Diane Stanley

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

Peter the Great

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.

A Captain for Hans

Godly Heroes of the Past by Sharon M. See

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

Godly Heroes of the Past

Amish Frontier Series by Rebecca Martin

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

Amish Frontier Series

Jungle Doctor's Progress by Paul White

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.

Jungle Doctor’s Progress

Baggage Claim by Cathe Swanson

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.

Baggage Claim

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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.

Escaping the Nazis on the Kindertransport

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.

Paradise Valley

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.

Ramona Forever

The Apple and the Arrow by Mary and Conrad Buff

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?

The Apple and the Arrow