Pop’s Bridge by Eve Bunting

Lovely pictures and text tell the story of the building of the Golden Gate Bridge.

Pop’s Bridge

Sky Boys: How They Built the Empire State Building by Deborah Hopkinson

Pictures and simple text describe the building of the Empire State Building.

Sky Boys: How They Built the Empire State Building

The Beggar’s Bible by Louise A. Vernon

When the estate on which he has lived his entire life is sold to the local monastery, young Arnold escapes to Oxford to find freedom.

The Beggar’s Bible

The Girl From the Train by Irma Joubert

After her escape from a train on its way to a death camp, a little girl is sent by her rescuer to South Africa to find a better life.

The Girl From the Train

The Story of Rolf and the Viking’s Bow by Allen French

Even when he is outlawed and must flee Iceland, Rolf focuses on clearing his father’s name and regaining the family farm and home.

The Story of Rolf and the Viking’s Bow

A Grain of Rice by Helena Clare Pittman

When he makes the princess well, Pong Lo asks as reward only one grain of rice—doubled every day for 100 days!

A Grain of Rice

A Proud Taste for Scarlet and Miniver by E. L. Konigsburg

While they wait for Henry II to be released from Purgatory, Eleanor of Aquitaine, her mother-in-law, a knight and an abbot pass the time by telling stories from Eleanor’s life.

A Proud Taste for Scarlet and Miniver

Palio, the Wildest Horse Race in the World by Marguerite Henry

The big dream of Giorgio’s life is to ride in the Palio, the great historical race held every year in the city of Siena, Italy.

Palio, the Wildest Horse Race in the World

No Children, No Pets by Marion Holland

When Mother inherits an apartment house in Florida, the children pitch in to help with the work so they can stay there.

No Children, No Pets

Home on the Blue Ridge by Pablo Yoder

The Sanford Yoder family, now living at Faith Mission Home, continues to have adventures as the boys explore the mountains and learn more about life.

Home on the Blue Ridge

The House That George Built by Suzanne Slade

One of George Washington’s jobs, as the first President of the United States, was to design and have built a house for the president to live in.

The House That George Built

Mystery in the Frozen Lands by Martyn Godfrey

13-year-old Peter is with an expedition in the High Arctic, searching for Sir John Franklin’s missing expedition.

Mystery in the Frozen Lands

Hidden Rainbow by Christmas Carol Kauffman

Living in a strongly Catholic village in Serbia in the early 1900s, the Olesh family had a difficult time learning the truth.

Hidden Rainbow

Son of Charlemagne by Barbara Willard

Charlemagne, one of the world’s greatest leaders, is described through the eyes of his second son.

Son of Charlemagne

Inspiring Men of the Faith by Barbour Publishing

Four biographies, about Martin Luther, David Livingstone, Dwight Moody, and C. S. Lewis, in one volume.

Inspiring Men of the Faith

C. S. Lewis: Creator of Narnia by Sam Wellman

C. S. Lewis, the author of the famous Narnia books, had a tumultuous life.

C. S. Lewis: Creator of Narnia