Book 4 in the Christian Heritage Series, The Salem Years. After being robbed by the cruel Putnam brothers, Josiah must find the courage to tell the truth. Will anyone believe him if he does? Or will he be locked away?
Lily becomes the "Answer Girl" and gives anonymous advice in the school newspaper.
A diverse group of high school girls faces the challenges of standing up for what they believe is right. You'll cheer them on and learn more about yourself in each book of the Raise the Flag series! One of the two editors-in-chief of the King High newspaper, Norie runs with the "high achiever" crowd: kids who participate in things like the Academic Olympics...and cheating rings. As a Christian who has recently rededicated her life to God, Norie doesn't want to be a part of it. But stress builds as her friends pressure her to help them. Even worse, Norie's dad wants her to study more instead of spending time with her prayer partners, the Flagpole Girls. He desperately wants her to get into Harvard. But with the change in the grade curve, that'll never happen unless Norie starts cheating, too. Now if she's going to resist the temptation--and avoid being framed by the very kids she's trying to stop--she's going to need prayer, and her Christian friends, more than ever before.
Book 6 in the Christian Heritage Series, The Williamsburg Years. Despite the war, Thomas is more frustrated with having to take orders from people he doesn't like and not getting along with his friends. He wonders if anything will turn out right.
The Beauty Book offers cool information about everything from great hair to tattoos, plus much more. But most important, the message that God-confidence is beautiful is highlighted on each and every page. "Excellent for Homeschool Use"
The Best Bash Book, filled with fun, creative ideas for all sorts of parties. It can help girls 8-12 prepare for teen parties by providing great advice about party etiquette, when and why you would have a party, and straight answers to common questions like when to hold a boy-girl party.
The Blurry Rules Book is all about ethics. Explain THAT to an 8- to 12-year-old girl! Author, Nancy Rue, approaches the subject by talking about those gray areas and hard-to-answer questions that aren't so clearly addressed in the Ten Commandments. Kids clearly understand "Thou shalt not kill", but what about "thou shalt not hate the guts of the girl who deliberately snubs you?" Sure "thou shalt not steal," but what if I catch somebody else doing it? There are no easy answers to questions or situations like these, but The Blurry Rules Book offers great advice about such issues. Young girls will discover that although there may not always be an easy answer or a concrete rule, there's always a God answer.
Secrets? Bryn O'Connor is good at keeping secrets. But when a car accident reveals her boyfriend's abusive behavior, the truth is unleashed. And it starts a tidal wave of trouble in Bryn's life: enemies who were once friends, a restraining order violation, and her world unraveled. If that weren't enough, her grandmother Mim arrives, attempting Mexican cuisine and insisting that Bryn try surfing. It's all too much! Even Bryn's habit of daydreaming won't offer an escape this time. But could a mysterious book she found hold the secret to riding a tsunami like her life?
Relationships--they are an important part of growing up, especially for young girls. As part of the Young Women of Faith Library, The Buddy Book was developed, and it's all about relationships. Learn interesting facts about why relationships are important, what makes a good one, and how lousy your life can be if they're crummy. But more importantly, learn how allowing God to be the Counselor of them all can make them easier even during the rough stages. See how you can improve relationships with family, friends, God, and even yourself with The Buddy Book.
As fighting between Patriots and Loyalists moves closer to Williamsburg, 11-year-old Thomas Hutchinson finds himself burdened by secrets about the people closest to him. Juvenile historical fiction.
Book 2 in the Christian Heritage Series, The Chicago Years. In trouble although it's just the first day of school, Rudy and Hildy Helen are kidnapped by a mobster and have to brave danger to find their friend.
Nancy Rue, Zondervan's tween girl expert, gets lots of mail, and in this fun Q&A book she finally gets to answer all their questions.
A diverse group of high school girls faces the challenges of standing up for what they believe is right. You'll cheer them on and learn more about yourself in each book of the Raise the Flag series! One of the two editors-in-chief of the King High newspaper, Norie runs with the "high achiever" crowd: kids who participate in things like the Academic Olympics... and cheating rings. As a Christian who has recently rededicated her life to God, Norie doesn't want to be a part of it. But stress builds as her friends pressure her to help them. Even worse, Norie's dad wants her to study more instead of spending time with her prayer partners, the Flagpole Girls. He desperately wants her to get into Harvard. But with the change in the grade curve, that'll never happen unless Norie starts cheating, too. Now if she's going to resist the temptation--and avoid being framed by the very kids she's trying to stop--she's going to need prayer, and her Christian friends, more than ever before.
A diverse group of high school girls faces the challenges of standing up for what they believe is right. You'll cheer them on and learn more about yourself in each book of the Raise the Flag series! At King High, six girls who met at See You at the Pole meet again to pray for each other and for their school. And it's a good thing they do, because they're all going to need prayer this year. Even popular Tobey, who's in for more trouble than she could have dreamed up in a lifetime. As junior class president, member of the Judicial Board, cross-country team member, and star of the speech club, Tobey has gained a lot of friends on campus. But when she confronts the school's most popular coach about a very sensitive issue, Tobey is faced with a test of faith unlike any she has experienced before--and discovers a whole new, wonderful definition for the word "friend. "
How many times have you heard grown-ups say, 'Just be yourself'? But how can you be yourself when that self always seems to be different---depending on where you are, who you're with, or what you're doing? Your parents see you as their little girl and your friends think you're a cool chick ... while you feel like a big geek who can't do anything right. And that cute boy in math? Who knows what he's thinking! If you think it's easy to say 'just be yourself' but it's not so easy to do it, then this book is so for you! It will help you figure out who you really are deep down inside. You'll learn to be that person no matter who you're with through surveys, helpful tips, and places to write down your thoughts. You'll learn to be the young women God created you to be!
A series of books for mid-teens, dealing with the challenges, problems and excitement of becoming young women of faith. In this second book in the 'Nama Beach High series, Laura Duffy and the girls discover that within John 16: 21-17, 19 is a "secret" hidden text. Discipline--the ability to discover, to not exploit, to resist possessing--is revealed as a way that God's power can bless us.
With her jaw still wired shut from the last time she stood up for what is right, Laura cannot help but get involved when local "rednecks" harass and intimidate a group of Jewish students newly arrived from Israel.
Kids are invited to discover their God-given talents with this guide to hobbies. Includes a self-quiz to help readers recognize their likes and dislikes.
Parents and kids alike may think that getting teased or arguing with friends is just part of growing up, but where is the line between normal kid stuff and harmful behavior? This book is a guide for girls on how to deal with girl politics, God-style.
This story teaches readers that God creates everyone with something special to offer.
Welcome to the wonderful world of Lily Robbins! In this fun, entertaining story about growing up, you'll meet an awkward sixth-grader named Lily. After getting a compliment about her looks from a woman in the modeling business, Lily becomes obsessed with becoming a model and sets her sights on winning the "model search" fashion show. She packs away her rock and feather collection in exchange for pictures of teen models and fashion magazines. However, when the unthinkable happens the night before the fashion show, Lily learns a valuable lesson about real beauty.
Lily's in love! With horses?! Back in the "saddle" for another exciting adventure, Lily's gone western and destined to be the next famous cowgirl. After her first horseback-riding experience, Lily's hooked. Her room practically turns into a stable and her life is all about horses. Of course her pleas for her very own horse go unacknowledged, so Lily does the next best thing . . . she gets an unofficial job at a stable. But does she do it for the love of horses or to escape dealing with her new adopted sister Tessa? When the unthinkable happens at the stable, Lily is left wondering, Where is God? Why did he let it happen?, but learns a real lesson in faith and who God really is.
Dear Tobey, I'm in big trouble. Surprise, huh? I don't expect you guys to get me out of it, but maybe you could help me think of the right thing to do. Can we all meet at lunch? Cheyenne Since the beginning of the school year Cheyenne has been meeting with a group of Christian classmates to pray. But even after all this time, she feels like an outsider the other girls seem so together. They're smart; the have nice clothes they have good families. Cheyenne doesn't even have the money to buy Brianna a birthday present. If only she had the bucks to fit in! Thoughts like these only make Cheyenne feel like more of a loser. Then one day she makes a decision that cause things to like a bad situation to something much God forgive her. . . and actually love her, as bad as she is? The answer doesn't come easily, but in a powerful way it will change her life forever.
Book 5 in the Christian Heritage Series, The Williamsburg Years. Thomas tries to stop his father's plantation overseer from mistreating the servants, then Caroline is taken prisoner by a crazed British captain!
Lily's at it again, but this time, she's destined to be the next big "star." She's certain her name will be up in lights and she'll be front-and-center stage. Cast in a school play as Kate in Shakespeare's Taming of the Shrew, Lily springs into "action" and throws herself into the role. But there is one major problem--Shad. He is cast in the major role of Petruchio opposite her and plays her suitor. However, when Ashley gets jealous, she's determined to stop at nothing to bungle the show. Filled with tons of antics, hi-jinks, tangles, and knots, Lily has to learn that relationships are more important than a perfect performance.
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