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Christian Fiction for Adults
Anika Scott Series, for girls ages 8-12. 4.45-D
From back cover: "Adventure, excitement, danger, and discoveries about God and how to live his way -- you'll find it all with Anika Scott. Join this twelve-year-old dynamo who always ends up in unusual situations and has to rely on her ingenuity and her faith in God to get her through. Up to date as of July, 2013.
#1 The Impossible Lisa Barnes BTH-3690
#2 Tiana the Terrible BTH-3689
#3 Anika's Mountain BTH-5835
#4 Ambush at Amboseli BTH-5836
#5 Sabrina the Schemer BTH-5837
Animal Friends by Janette Oke, Bethany House. These rapidly moving chapter books with reading levels of grades 3-4 will delight children who love animals while teaching them Christian values.
The Impatient Turtle: Pogo doesn't want to be slow and miss what he perceives as all the fun. He'd rather be someone else. It takes a real fright to help him be thankful he's who he is. BTH-5844. $6.99*
New Kid in Town: Fuzzle the skunk, alone for the first time in his life, tries to make friends with the other forest animals, but none of them seem to want to get close to him. But when he's about to give up, he make a wonderful discovery about a secret weapon God gave him, and by using it he makes a lot of new friends. For ages 6-10. BTH-4845. $6.99*
Pordy's Prickly Problem: Pordy the Porcupine is afraid of everything. Her mother has to urge Pordy to climb to the safety of a tree because Pordy is afraid she will fall to the ground again. When hunger for the leaves above finally motivates her to climb higher in spite of her fear, she's still afraid to sleep in the trees. Mother is patient, but Pordy still is afraid of everything. It takes danger to her mother to make Pordy move beyond her fear to try to help. For ages 6-10. BTH-5846. $6.99*
Ben and Zack Series: Set during the Civil War. Two resourceful 12-year-old boys --one black, one white -- resolve struggles in extraordinary ways. Full of suspense, intrigue, and fast-packed action. For ages 8-13. $5.99* Up to date as of July 21, 2013.
Thief from Five Points. BTH-4101, $5.99*
Red-Headed Orphan. BTH-4102, $5.99*
Union Army Black. BTH-4103, $5.99*
Best Friends Series, by Hilda Stahl. By seeing how the best friends handle their problems, children can learn to apply Biblical truths to their tough moments. For girls, ages 8-12. $3.59-D
#2 Big Trouble for Roxie
#4 Hannah and the Special Fourth of July
#5 Roxie and the Red Rose Mystery
#6 Kathy's New Brother
#9 Tough Choice For Roxie
#11 Mystery at Bellwood Estate
#12 Hannah and the Daring Escape
#13 Hannah and the Snowy Hide-Away
#14 Chelsea and the Alien Invasion
#15 Roxie's Mall Madness
Between Two Flags Series by Lee Roddy. This preteen series based on the events and issues for soldiers, slaves, and civilians during the Civil War is for readers 11-14. These are $5.99 each. They are currently out of print and it will be a while before they are reprinted, so supply is limited to stock on hand until then.
# 2 Where Bugles Call. BTH-4095. $5.99
# 3 Burden of Honor. BTH-4096. $5.99
Cul-de-Sac Kids, by Beverly Lewis. A chapter book series for both sexes, ages 7-10. Has been very popular with the children at book fairs. Prices as marked below. Up to date as of December 5, 2012.
#1 Double Dabble Surprise BTH-3545, $3.18-D Sold out
#2 Chicken Pox Panic BTH-3537. $3.18-D
#3 Crazy Christmas Angel Mystery, BTH-3538. $3.18-D
#4 No Grown-ups Allowed BTH-3534. $3.18-D
#5 Frog Power BTH-3546. $3.18-D
#6 Mystery / Case D. Luc BTH-3549. $3.18-D
#7 Stinky Sneakers BTH-3552. $3.18-D
#8 Pickle Pizza BTH-3550. $3.18-D
#9 Mailbox Mania BTH-3547. $3.18-D
#10 Mudhole Mystery BTH-3548. $3.18-D Sold out
#11 Fiddlesticks BTH-3536. $3.18-D
#12 Crabby Cat Caper BTH-3544. $3.18-D
#13 Tarantula Toes BTH-3553. $3.18-D
#15 Backyard Bandit Mystery BTH-3543. $3.18-D
#16 Treehouse Trouble BTH-3535 $3.18-D
#18 The Great TV Turn-Off BTH-3540. $3.18-D
#19 Piggy Party BTH-3551. $3.18-D
#20 Grammy Game BTH-3539. $3.18-D
#22 Big Bad Beans BTH-3542. $3.18-D
#23 Upside-Down Day BTH-3914. $3.18-D
The Midnight Mystery
Chaser Mysteries by Mark Weinrich, from Christian Publications, for
children 8-12. Rainie and her brother Ryan visit Aunt Amie and Uncle Matt Tate's New
Mexico Ranch for their vacation. Often their explorations explode into adventures they
#1 Vanishing Lights
#2 Mysterious Signs
Mandie Mysteries by Lois Leppard. This series of Christian mystery adventures set in the North Carolina backwoods at the turn of the century will appeal to girls ages 8-13.
#1 Mandie and the Secret Tunnel BTH-3929. $4.49
#2 Mandie and the Cherokee Legend BTH-3917. $4.49
#3 Mandie and the Ghost Bandits BTH-3921. $4.49
#4 Mandie and the Forbidden Attic BTH-3919. $4.49
#5 Mandie and the Trunk's Secret BTH-3931. $4.49
#6 Mandie and the Medicine Man BTH-3924. $4.49
#7 Mandie and the Charleston Phantom BTH-3936.$5.99*
#8 Mandie and the Abandoned Mine BTH-3916. $4.49
#10 Mandie and the Mysterious Bells BTH-3926. $4.49
#11 Mandie and the Holiday Surprise 2202. $4.49
#12 Mandie and the Washington Nightmare BTH-3932. $4.49
#15 Mandie and the Foreign Spies BTH-3920. $4.49
#20 Mandie and the Windmill's Message BTH-3933. $4.49
#24 Mandie and the Invisible Troublemaker BTH-3922. $4.49
#28 Mandie and Jonathan's Predicament BTH-3915. $4.49 Sold out
#29 Mandie and the Unwanted Gift BTH-3935.$5.99*
#30 Mandie and the Long Good-Bye BTH-3923. $4.49
#32 Mandie and the Seaside Rendezvous BTH-3928. $4.49
#33 Mandie and the Dark Alley BTH-3918. $4.49 Sold out
#34 Mandie and the Tornado! BTH-3930. $4.49-Sold out
#36 Mandie and the New York Secret BTH-3927. $4.49-Sold out
#39 Mandie and the Missing Schoolmarm BTH-3925. $4.49-Sold out
Sadie Rose Series, by Hilda Stahl. Kids get involved in one exciting adventure after another -- and learn a few lessons along the way about handling real-life conflicts -- when they join Sadie Rose and her family on the Nebraska prairie. Ages 9-12. $4.99* Up to date as of December 5, 2012.
#2 Cottonwood Creek Orphan BTH-5838
#4 Double Secret BTH-5839
#7 Champion Sharpshooter BTH-5840
#8 Secret Romance BTH-5841
#10 The Dangerous Search BTH-1940
#11 The Mysterious Stranger BTH-1939
Three Cousins Detective Club, $3.99-D each. Elspeth Murphy bases her themes for this mystery series on the book of Proverbs. For the new chapter book readers crowd, ages 7-10. These are what we have left as of December 5, 2012.
Twelve Candles Club, by Elaine Schulte. Depicts Christian values through the delightful antics of five twelve-year-old girls who appropriately reflect the diversity of today's communities. Becky and her three best friends have lots of exciting adventures together in this Christian series for girls. Books with no catalog number are no longer in stock. $5.99*Up to date as of December 5, 2012.
#1 Becky's Brainstorm
#2Jess and the Fireplug Caper
#3 Cara's Beach Party
#4 Tricia's Got Trouble
#5 Melanie and the Modeling Mess. $5.99* Sold
#6 Bridesmaid Blues
#7 Double Trouble
#8 Cara and the Terrible Teeners BTH-3908. $5.99*
#9 Tricia and the Money Mystery
#10 Melanie and the Cruise Caper BTH-3909. $5.99*
#11 Lily Vanessa the the Pet Panic BTH-3910. $5.99*
#12 Becky's Secret Surprise BTH-3911. $5.99*
As of December 5, 2012, I'm still going throughchecking inventory for these. I may be out of some of them.
Gentle Hills, by Lance Wubbels. $8.96-D
#2 Whispers in the Valley
#4 Some Things Last Forever
Great Northwest, by Linda Chaikin. $8.96-D
#2 Winds of Allegiance
The Innocent Years, by Robert Funderburk. Set in the post WWII South. $8.09-D each.
#2 These Golden Days
#4 Old Familiar Places
#5 Tenderness and Fire
#6 Rainbow's End
Journals of Corrie & Christopher, by Michael Phillips
#1 The Braxtons of Miracle Springs, $8.99-D
Land of the Far Horizon, by Patricia Hickman. $8.99-D each.
#3 The Emerald Flame
#5 The Treasure Seekers
Legacies of the Ancient River, by Angela Hunt. . Historical series on the life of Joseph. List price: $9.89-D
Portraits: A contemporary romance series for today's Christian women. Each book stands alone as an inspiring, wholesome love story, full of suspense, by an outstanding Christian author. $8.09-D
Blind Faith, by Judith Pella
Endangered, by Linda Chaikin
Framed, by Tracie Peterson
Gentle Touch, by Angela Hunt
Masquerade, B.J. Hoff
Monclair, by Sara Mitchell
Morningsong, by Patricia Rushford
Shroud of Silence, by Carol Slama
Red River of the North, by Lauraine Snelling. Set on the Dakota prairie during the second half of the 1800s. $8.99-D
#3 A Land to Call Home
#4 The Reapers Song
Royal Pavilions, by Linda Chaikin. $8.99-D
#1 Swords and Scimitars
The Russians, by Judith Pella. Historical fiction that brings Russian history to life.
#5 The Dawning of Deliverance, $8.99-D
#6 White Nights, Red Morning, $9.89-D
#7 Passage into Light, $9.89-D
The Seekers, by Ethel Herr. Set in 19th century Holland. $8.99
#2 The Maiden's Sword
#3 The Citadel and the Lamb
Shadow Catchers, by Sara Mitchell
#1 Trial of the Innocent, $8.09.
Spectrum Chronicles, by Thomas Locke. A fantasy for young adults, $5.39-D
#1 Light Weavers
Spirit of Appalachia, by Gilbert Morris and Aaron McCarver. $8.99-D
#2 Beyond the Quiet Hills
St. Claire Trilogy, by B.J. Hoff
#1 Winds of Graystone Manor, list price: $8.99-D
Summerwind, by Neva Coyle. $8.09-D
#3 Close to a Father's Heart
Wells Fargo Trail, by Jim Walker. $8.09
#8 The Ice Princess, BT#2800
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