After a diagnosis of diabetes, Ralph needed a warm climate and sunshine—but he also needed to make a living for himself.

Shaking the Nickel Bush

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.

The Fields of Home

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

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.

Mary Emma and Company

Now that Ben is a Christian, he wants to learn all he can about being Christ-like. But when the one girl he doesn’t want to see again appears in his life, claiming she’s pregnant with his child, can he do what Jesus wants him to?

Each Perfect Gift

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

Ralph spent the summer working on a ranch in Colorado as a cowhand, learning many lessons for life.

The Home Ranch

After the father of the Moody family died, Ralph, his mother, and his brothers and sisters all had to work together to survive.

Man of the Family

Synopsis: Ralph’s father’s wisdom guides the family through one disaster after another, making their years on a ranch in Colorado the best years of their lives.

Little Britches: Father and I Were Ranchers

After a simple book delivery in Kentucky, Alice Ripley gets involved in a community mystery—not the least of which is, what caused someone to shoot and nearly kill their only librarian in the area?

Wonderland Creek

Stories Behind the Songs and Hymns About Heaven by Ace Collins

A book sharing 30 favorite songs about heaven and the stories behind what brought each of those to us today.

Stories Behind the Songs and Hymns About Heaven


This series of four books tells the wonderful, true story of a boy who rode the orphan trains with his siblings in the early 1900s.

Beyond the Orphan Train series

A few years after he moves his family, including Ethan and his brothers and sister, to South Dakota, Chad Rush moves them to Mexico for a year!

Across the Border

After adopting the four Cooper children, Chad Rush announced that he was going to be moving his family to South Dakota to homestead new land!

Prairie Homestead

The four Cooper children, with 21 other orphans, travel west on the train to find new families and new lives.

Whistle-Stop West

As three brothers grow up in a small town in Utah around 1900, the middle brother uses his great brain to make a profit for himself in every way possible.

The Great Brain