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

When George Washington visited Charles Willson Peale’s museum, he received quite a surprise.

The Joke’s on George

Simple, interesting text and beautiful color pictures describe many giants who have lived or still live in the sea.

Dragons of the Deep

Just because an old woman has a magpie and a cat that get along with each other, does that make her a witch?

The Tower By the Sea

Life during the Ice Age, among the cave men, is described through the eyes of a young boy and his family.

Life in the Great Ice Age

Grandfather is injured and can’t deliver a vital message; Ellen is too afraid to do it—how will the message get through to General Washington?

Toliver’s Secret

The Yoder family, now living in Arkansas, are growing rice—but what will happen to them as the Great Depression gets bad?

Arrow in the Sky