A blind boy himself, Louis Braille invented the alphabet that is still used today by the blind.
The life story of a famous hymn writer, written for children, along with stories about some of the different songs she wrote.
After a boy carves a seagull out of ivory, it stays with him and his descendants for generations as they work on whalers, clippers, and other ships.
When a builder finds a Bible inside a wall, his life is changed—but how did it get there?
After losing his legs in a railway accident, Jim needed help—and found it in the form of a smart baboon!
This picture book describes the life of an amazing explorer and scientist who we had never even heard of before!
Stuck with a fiancé she doesn’t love, Anna must decide whether to marry for position or live in disgrace. Given the job of taking care of a resentful, broken girl, Geesje must trust the Lord and try to help her past her heartache.
An immigrant from Holland, Geesje must learn to trust the Lord. Recently estranged from her fiancé and dealing with fears from her past, Anna must learn to trust that the Lord knows best.
Five years after arriving in Australia, the family from The Switherby Pilgrims begin to scatter—and some find themselves in great danger.
After a typhus epidemic in England, a spinster took a group of orphans to Australia to make a new life for themselves.
Ever since the Franklin Expedition disappeared in the 1840s, people have been searching for it and speculating about the fate of the ships and 128 men.
This series of books takes you through the entire sweep of world history, from the beginning until 2000.