Andrew van der Bijl went from an adventure-seeking boy in a small village in Holland to an adventure-having man as he smuggled Bibles into countries where they were forbidden.
This series of eight books, which follow the author through his growing-up and young adult years, is a must-read for all families, and will especially appeal to cowboy-loving boys!
After a successful year of hauling wheat, Ralph went into the cattle trading business, and had many more ups and downs.
Coventry was never the same after the first Salvation Army ladies came—and neither was Eliza Shirley’s life!
Though unwilling to be a missionary, Margaret found herself in the Central African Republic, experiencing some amazing things.
When Ralph finds himself stranded along the Kansas/Nebraska border, penniless, he finds a way to land on his feet and make his fortune again!
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.
A blind boy himself, Louis Braille invented the alphabet that is still used today by the blind.
The man who surveyed the capitol city of the United States was not only a surveyor, but also had other incredible talents.
A mother celebrates her life with many children, proving that she is one of the richest women in the world.
When Ralph got in trouble in Boston, he was sent to live with his grandfather in Maine, and found himself in one of the hardest situations he had ever experienced.
After moving to Boston when they had to leave Colorado, Ralph’s mother and the family have to find a way to make a living for themselves, and make a home.
The life story of a famous hymn writer, written for children, along with stories about some of the different songs she wrote.
Ralph spent the summer working on a ranch in Colorado as a cowhand, learning many lessons for life.
Blaise Pascal, a French scientist and theologian from the 1600s, made one of the most famous wagers of all time.
After the father of the Moody family died, Ralph, his mother, and his brothers and sisters all had to work together to survive.