Teen Christian Fiction
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Three ancient scrolls beckon high school student Aidan Thomas to enter a realm of knights, kings, and unusual creatures, but he must rely on instinct and his latent athletic ability to deal with the terror, tempest, and treason in this new world.
Sixteen-year-old Leinad, a farmer, learns that his calling is to help thwart the Dark Knight and his Shadow Warriers, who are trying to stop the King from restoring the kingdom of Arrethtrae to glory.
Sixteen-year-old Kim Peterson learns more about herself and her friends, and practices her new commitment to God, by writing a teen advice column for the newspaper on which her father is managing editor.
Two sophomore girls, best friends since kindergarten, grow apart when one wants new friends and decides the other is a popularity liability.
Touring with her mother's popular band, sixteen-year-old Shaley O'Connor lives in a whirlwind of backstage secrets, hotels, and limousines until she stumbles on the body of a friend, a situation that is further complicated by paparazzi harassment, frightening messages, and Shaley's doubts about her faith. Original.
What ancient mysteries lurk behind the amazing stories in the Dragons in our Midst series? Eye of the Oracle takes the reader back in time to the days when dragons abounded. From the era just before Noah’s ark, through the battles between dragons and mankind in the time of King Arthur, and to the haunting presence of dragons in our day, this stunning prequel reveals the mysteries that led to the bestselling fantasy adventure that began with Raising Dragons How did dragons survive the flood? Who helped preserve an ancient evil force that led to the dragons’ demise in the days of King Arthur? What heroic sacrifices kept that evil from exterminating the dragon race forever? If you enjoyed the heart-stopping action and spiritual depth of the first four books in this series, you won’t want to miss the astonishing story that began it all. Eye of the Oracle will captivate young and old alike, and it will challenge every reader to search deep within for answers to the mysteries in their own hearts.
As the pressures of high school threaten to break the Miracle Girls up, Ana, Riley, and Zoe must find a way to join together to help Christine Lee come to terms with her mother's death and her father's remarriage.
<P><B>Think with your heart and prepare to die . . . for you have been Chosen.</B></P><P>Thomas Hunter, supreme commander of the Forest Guard, has seen a great evil decimate much of his beautiful world. With a dwindling army and an epic threat, Thomas is forced to supplement his fighters with new recruits ages 16 and 17. From thousands, four will be chosen to lead a special mission.</P><P>Unknown to Thomas, the chosen four are redirected to a different endgame. They must find the seven lost Books of History before the Dark One. For these seven books have immense power over the past, present, and future, controlling not only the destiny of their world . . . but that of ours as well.</P>
In this story loosely based on the Sleeping Beauty fairy tale, seventeen-year-old Rose, a healer's apprentice, falls in love with the betrothed Lord Hamlin, who is seeking the sorcerer who cursed his future bride.
Befriending a nursing home resident who shares her sense of humor and teaches her to play cards, 15-year-old candy striper Grace is shocked when he asks her to help him die, a wrenching request that compels her to overeat in order to escape her feelings.
Sixteen-year-old Sierra Jensen and her friends rely on their Christian faith to help them learn about themselves and others.
Forced to leave her beloved Manhattan behind when her father leaves the family for a younger woman and her mother and new stepfather relocate to Oklahoma, Isabella Kirkwood struggles against subsequent unwelcome circumstances, which are shaped by her new community's conservative values and faith. Original.
<P><B>Charlie West just woke up in someone else's nightmare.</B></P><P>He's strapped to a chair. He's covered in blood and bruises. He hurts all over. And a strange voice outside the door just ordered his death.</P><P>The last thing he can remember, he was a normal high-school kid doing normal things--working on his homework, practicing karate, daydreaming of becoming an air force pilot, writing a pretty girl's number on his hand. How long ago was that? Where is he now? Who is he really?</P><P>And more to the point . . . how is he going to get out of this room alive?</P>
When fifteen-year-old Xander and his family move into an old, abandoned house in the middle of a dense forest outside of a small California town, they discover that not only are some of the rooms portals into other places, but that malevolent forces are at work.
Fifteen-year-old Elizabeth suddenly finds herself in a parallel world where she is called Sarah and is diagnosed as having amnesia, while the real Sarah has taken Elizabeth's place and is in a coma.
When several students at Baker High School are stricken by an alleged curse of the school's ghost, Elijah and Elisha Springfield and their parents, undercover investigators, are sent to uncover the truth behind the events.
Scotty Dawn tries to make sense of the world and her life as she travels to movie sets with her mother and writes a blog called "Hollywood Nobody."
Katy Lambright gets permission to attend a public high school outside her Mennonite community, but her relationships with her family and lifelong friends become strained as she struggles to find a balance between two very different worlds. Original.
The princess Adelina : an ancient Christian tale of beauty & bravery : a story of the Irish missionaries' work in Ancient Germany-A.D. 703
The story of a virtuous woman of unshakable faith, determined to fulfill the role to which God has called her. Whisked away from a simple life in eighth-century Germany to become the queen of a kingdom, she wrestles with temptations from her past and faces down enemies intent on her demise, evangelizing freely and spreading the Gospel among the people.
Sixteen-year-old Luke Dorsey is sent on a cross-country tour to promote his best-selling spiritual self-help guide accompanied by his agnostic older brother and former girlfriend Fran, from whom he learns some things about salvation.
Addy Davidson finds herself on a reality dating show with the first prize a prom date with the President's son and, although initally not interested in winning, Addy finds herself increasingly drawn into the game.
Although Amber Appleton lives in a school bus with her unfit mother, she is a relentless optimist who helps everyone, but eventually she experiences one burden more than she can bear and slips into a deep depression.