Children/Young Adult

Almost Home

By Wendy Lawton - Published 2003

Genres:

Biographical FictionChildren/Young AdultInspirational

Part of the publisher’s Daughters of the Faith series, Almost Home is the story of 13-year-old Mary Chilton, one of the 102 souls ...Read Review

Betrayal at Cross Creek

By Kathleen Ernst - Published 2004

Genres:

Children/Young AdultMystery/Crime

(1) Twelve-year-old Elspeth Monro has come to North Carolina Colony from Scotland with her grandparents, Angus and Morag MacKinnon. Raised on tales of the ...Read Review

Milkweed

By Jerry Spinelli - Published 2003

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Newbery-winning author Jerry Spinelli weaves us a powerful tale of an eight-year old orphan in 1939 Nazi-occupied Warsaw. Some call him Jew. Some call ...Read Review

Black Horses for the King

By Anne McCaffrey - Published 2004

Genres:

AdventureChildren/Young Adult

This new edition of McCaffrey’s foray into the Arthurian legend is the latest in Del Rey’s Imagine series for younger readers, ...Read Review

Meadow Lark

By Mary Peace Finley - Published 2003

Genres:

AdventureChildren/Young Adult

Leaving her home in Taos, Mexico, to join a wagon train in search of her brother, Meadow Lark’s resourceful 1845 heroine is thirteen-year-old ...Read Review

The Death of King Tsongor

By Laurent Gaudé - By trans. David Herman - Published 2003

Genres:

Children/Young AdultMystery/Crime

This story of bizarre family relations purports to be set in an African kingdom, but the story reads more like medieval myth. King ...Read Review

The Snow Queen

By Eileen Kernaghan - Published 2003

Genres:

Children/Young AdultFantasy

Elements from the Finnish epic Kalevala and Saami shamanism combine with Hans Christian Andersen’s fairy tale in this charming novel by Canadian ...Read Review

Fire in the Rock

By Joe Martin - Published 2003

Genres:

Children/Young AdultInspirational

It is 1956 in this coming-of-age story, and Bo Fisher, a white preacher’s kid, begins an idyllic summer with his best friend Pollo, ...Read Review

The Cobra and the Lily

By Sheri Cobb South - Published 2002

Genres:

Children/Young AdultRomance

The Cobra and the Lily takes the reader to ancient Egypt just prior to the Biblical Exodus of the Hebrews led by Moses. ...Read Review

Heart of a Lion

By Glbert Morris - Published 2002

Genres:

Biographical FictionChildren/Young AdultSaga

Prolific writer Gilbert Morris (House of Winslow series and more) has turned his talents to chronicling the multigenerational saga of Jesus Christ’s ...Read Review