The Journeyman, by Elizabeth Yates

Jared Austin longs to be a man, but when past conflicts with present and he is suspected of witchcraft, will his faith sustain him?

The Journeyman

Johnny Tremain, by Esther Forbes

Johnny Tremain has always wanted to be a man—but when life turns against him, will he be able to prove his worth even if he can’t be a Revolutionary soldier?

Johnny Tremain

Elsie Dinsmore

Elsie Dinsmore’s father has come home at last—but will he ever learn to share her values, and love her as a father ought to love his daughter?

Elsie Dinsmore

In Grandma's Attic

Mabel, along with her best friend Sarah Jane, gets into a lot of trouble and learns many valuable lessons in the late 1800s.

In Grandma’s Attic

Frindle

Nick Allen is very clever at coming up with time-wasters, and he has hit upon the perfect one—or so he thinks when he asks his teacher how words get into the dictionary!

Frindle

Misty of Chincoteague

A brother and sister work together to buy and tame a wild mare and her foal.

Misty of Chincoteague

Moccasin Trail

Jim wants to go home to his family again—but after eight years away, can he—in their eyes an Indian—ever be reconciled to their way of life?

Moccasin Trail

Gooney Bird Greene

Gooney Bird tells stories—and teaches second graders about how to write their own good stories.

Gooney Bird Greene

A Place for Peter

Peter must earn his father’s trust, and he learns through that that doing the hard things is worth it in the end. 

A Place for Peter

Mountain Born

Peter, a sheep farmer’s son, raises a black lamb to be the leader of the flock—and learns what it means to be a leader and a follower at the same time. 

Mountain Born

Ginger Pye

Two children work hard to earn a dollar to buy a puppy, and then the puppy disappears.

Ginger Pye

The Terrible Wave

Synopsis: When the dam bursts and hits Johnstown, will Megan and her family be able to get away from the flood in time?

The Terrible Wave

The Witch of Blackbird Pond

Kit Tyler, a new immigrant to the Connecticut Colony, has to learn to fit in with the Puritan’s ways—but she knows she’ll always feel trapped unless she can find a way to be herself.

The Witch of Blackbird Pond

Return to Gone-Away

When Portia’s family bought the Villa Caprice, they didn’t know what adventures—and frights—were waiting for them in the house.

Return to Gone-Away

Gone-Away Lake

Two adventure-loving cousins discover an old deserted village and a gone-away lake — except that it isn’t quite as deserted as it seems.

Gone-Away Lake

The Seventeenth Swap, by Eloise McGraw

Eric Greene’s friend Jimmy wants red cowboy boots—but can Eric earn enough money in time to buy them?

The Seventeenth Swap