As his family struggles to make a living on their farm in Oklahoma during several years of drought, Little Eli helps where he can and wishes he were bigger.

You Are Too Small, Little Eli!

A father Bombardier Beetle teaches his son how to protect himself from attack, and also where beetles came from.

Bomby the Bombardier Beetle

What was the Flood like, and will Noah’s Ark ever be found?

Noah’s Ark and the Ararat Adventure

Pictures, rhymes, and prose describe many aspects of opossum life.

Opossum Opposites

Opal’s life changes forever when she finds a dog in a supermarket.

Because of Winn-Dixie

Coventry was never the same after the first Salvation Army ladies came—and neither was Eliza Shirley’s life!

The Hallelujah Lass

Though unwilling to be a missionary, Margaret found herself in the Central African Republic, experiencing some amazing things.

The Good News Must Go Out

Trille and Lena are next-door neighbors and best friends; what kind of trouble do they not get into?

Adventures With Waffles

After growing up with a privileged life in the American South, Lottie Moon poured out the rest of her life to bring Jesus to the people of China.

Lottie Moon: Giving Her All for China

Ann did not want to move with her family to the West, so how could she ever learn to be content there?

The Cabin Faced West

A blind boy himself, Louis Braille invented the alphabet that is still used today by the blind.

Out of Darkness

The man who surveyed the capitol city of the United States was not only a surveyor, but also had other incredible talents.

What Are You Figuring Now?

Megan is doing her best to make a new girl feel welcome, but don’t the other girls like her anymore?

The Missing Invitation

During the Philadelphia yellow fever epidemic of 1794, Lep does his best to help the sick—and questions whether his medical knowledge has any value.

Path of the Pale Horse

John D tells story after story about how his brother Tom, the Great Brain, swindled him and every other boy in town.

The Great Brain Series

When a little boy’s cat was kidnapped and taken far away from home, how could he get back to his little boy again?

The Cat That Walked a Week