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

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

Life was very good for Suzie and her husband—could God prove Himself still good after Daryle died of cancer?

Good Grief

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

A mother celebrates her life with many children, proving that she is one of the richest women in the world.

One Rich Girl

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

Lilian’s adoptive mother recently died, and she is ready to leave for Europe with her father—and then she hears that her sister may still be alive.

Unyielding Hope

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

The Joke’s on George

The Taufer, or Anabaptist, congregations on the border of France clung to their faith in God to see them through the tumult of the French Revolution.

The Shepherd of Salm

What can Mount St. Helens teach us about Noah’s Flood?

Footprints in the Ash

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

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