Ten Girls Who Didn't Give In by Irene Howat

The lives of ten girls who were martyred for their faith at a young age are described in this little book.

Ten Girls Who Didn’t Give In

Candy Bombers by Robert Elmer

As he struggles for survival during the Berlin Airlift in 1948, Erich must eventually decide whether to hold on to hatred or to forgive.

Candy Bombers

Bessie's Pillow by Linda Bress Silbert

As a young woman, Bessie Markman traveled alone from Lithuania to New York and made a new life for herself.

Bessie’s Pillow

Medicine News by Phil Gates

The story of medical history is told in a series of news articles.

Medicine News: The Germ of an Idea

Call Me Ruth by Marilyn Sachs

Life was not wonderful for Ruth and her mother after they joined her father in America, and they had to find ways to survive and love each other.

Call Me Ruth

A Child's History of the World by Virgil M. Hillyer

The entire scope of history is told in an interesting manner.

A Child’s History of the World

Philomena by Kate Seredy

When Philomena finds herself alone in the world, she must try to find work and her aunt in the big city of Prague.

Philomena

White Stallion of Lipizza by Marguerite Henry

Hans’s family have always been bakers, but Hans dreams of riding the Lipizzaners, who live and perform in his home city of Vienna, Austria.

White Stallion of Lipizza

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

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

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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

The Beloved Daughter by Alana Terry

After her father is arrested for his faith, 12-year-old Chung-Cha endures years of horrible treatment in a North Korean labor camp.

The Beloved Daughter

Wilfred Grenfell: Fisher of Men by Janet & Geoff Benge

Wilfred Grenfell led a very adventurous life as he did God’s work in the North Sea and the Arctic around Labrador.

Wilfred Grenfell: Fisher of Men

I Heard Good News Today by Cornelia Lehn

Ninety-three short accounts tell the story of missions around the world from the time of Christ until now.

I Heard Good News Today

Death of a Saloon by Pablo Yoder

All her life, Teodolinda has longed for something better than the drunken carousing around her.

Death of a Saloon

Marooned in the Arctic by Peggy Caravantes

When a group of men and one woman spend a year on a remote island in the Arctic Ocean, the woman, Ada Blackjack, must learn how to survive in such a hostile environment.

Marooned in the Arctic