Together, they eagerly accepted the challenge of homesteading in Nebraska territory, where the prairies stretched as far as the eye could see, and only the strongest survived for long. For nearly 90 years, of love and laughter, reader have cherished Abbie’s story—an inspiring story of struggle against unexpected perils, of the land she helped conquer and the family she raised.
The classic story of abbie and Will Deal—pioneers who left everything behind for a new life on America’s frontier. But at eighteen abbie found a different dream, turning away from the promise of a comfortable life as a doctor’s wife to marry handsome, quiet Will Deal. Abbie mackenzie dreamed of becoming a fine lady like her aristocratic grandmother, devoting herself to music and art.
Eric Liddell Men of Faith
This story of "God's Athlete" makes for exciting reading. From renowned Scottish athlete to missionary in China. One of the greatest heroes of the cross in this centuryEric Liddell, hero of the film Chariots of Fire, risked becoming a national disgrace at the 1924 Paris Olympics when he refused to run on a Sunday.
Disqualifying himself from the finals, Britain's hope of a medal was sacrificed as well. But the thinly veiled criticism in the press turned to sensational acclaim when Eric enteredand wona race for which he was completely untrained, finishing a full five meters ahead of the favorite. He was a celebrity, and at the height of his fame he announced that he was leaving athletics to return as a missionary to the land of his birth, but the faith which had inspired his courageous stand stirred in him again, China.
A White Bird Flying Bison Book S
Used book in Good Condition. Abbie deal, has died at the beginning of a white bird Flying, the matriarch of a pioneer Nebraska family, leaving her china and heavy furniture to others and to her granddaughter Laura the secret of her dream of finer things. Grandma deal's literary aspirations had been thwarted by the hard circumstances of her life, but Laura vows that nothing, no one, will deter her from a successful writing career.
. Childhood passes, and the more she repeats her vow the more life intervenes.
Publisher - baker Pub Group/Chosen Books. Sub - biography and Autobiography. Now, sixty years after brother andrew first prayed for God's miracle protection, this expanded edition of a classic work encourages new readers to meet this remarkable man and his mission for the first time. Working undercover for god, a mission that continues to this day, has made Brother Andrew one of the all-time heroes of the faith.
. Super - Inspiration. Primary - Motivation. Used book in Good Condition. A true-life thriller that will leave you breathless!in the anniversary edition of this electrifying real-life story, readers are gripped from the first page by the harrowing account of a young man who risked his life to smuggle Bibles through the borders of closed nations.
His narrow escapes from danger to share the love of Jesus will encourage and embolden believers in their own walks of faith. Author - Brother Andrew.
Across Five Aprils
The newbery award winning author of up a road Slowly presents the unforgettable story of Jethro Creighton—a brave boy who comes of age during the turbulent years of the Civil War. Used book in Good Condition. Width - 5. 20 Height - 070 Weight - 035. Primary - Motivation. Super - Inspiration. Publisher - baker Pub Group/Chosen Books.
Sub - biography and Autobiography. Depth - 7. 50 . Author - Brother Andrew.
Spring Came On Forever Bison Book S
Used book in Good Condition. Sub - biography and Autobiography. Used book in Good Condition. From her late teens to her mid-eighties she confronts and defeats the forces of nature and society that discourage or ruin others. Depth - 7. 50 Whatever its sentiments, it has as many cutting edges as a buzz saw. Width - 5.
20 In 1935, spring came on forever, she published her masterpiece, a novel of two Nebraska pioneer families from settlement to the 1930s. Author - Brother Andrew. Acclaimed for her 1928 novel a lantern in Her Hand, Bess Streeter Aldrich became one of the most widely read interpreters of the prairie pioneer experience.
Height - 070 Publisher - baker Pub Group/Chosen Books. Elsewhere an artist of the romance, here Aldrich turns romance on its head. The heroine is amalia Holmsdorfer, one of a band of German immigrants who settle on the prairie. Weight - 035. Her life might be a modest triumph but for one detail: she married the wrong man.
The Gray Student Activity Book 8th Grade
Height - 070 Student activity books are the perfect companions for the LLATL! Everything in one book: student instruction, a place for writing, and a tool for easy record keeping. Super - Inspiration. Allows for more independent work, a BONUS for teachers. Depth - 7. 50 Publisher - baker Pub Group/Chosen Books.
Each sab provides enrichment activities such as word puzzles, analogies, logic/reasoning activities and more found ONLY in the SAB. Used book in Good Condition. Answers are found in the Teacher Book. Used book in Good Condition. Author - Brother Andrew. Sub - biography and Autobiography. Width - 5. 20 Weight - 035. Used book in Good Condition.
Primary - Motivation.
Learning Language Arts Through Literature: The Gray Teacher Book 8th-9th Grades
Used book in Good Condition. Reviews after most lessons and Assessments are provided for teachers' use for student evaluation. Continued study of suffixes, prefixes, and root words prepares students for college testing. Each week ten words from the most Commonly Misspelled Word List are used for testing. 36 weekly lessons divided into daily plans.
Primarily based on dictation, your student will learn all the components of language arts in one easy to use book. Super - Inspiration. Weight - 035. Depth - 7. 50 Encouraging a love for classical literature, capitalization, grammar, creative writing, through dictation students learn punctuation, parts of speech, and more.
Author - Brother Andrew. Spelling lists each week from the most Commonly Misspelled Words. Height - 0704 book studies listed in the order they appear: across five aprils by irene hunt A Lantern in Her Hand by Bess Streeter Aldrich Eric Liddell by Catherine Swift God's Smuggler by Brother Andrew Integrated language arts lessons including: grammar, spelling, higher order thinking, and study skills.
Four book studies are designed to expand understanding through various activities involving reading and writing skills.
The Rim of the Prairie Bison Book S
A western story set in a small town in Nebraska on 'the rim of the prairie. The characters include a tantalizing heroine made more attractive by a hint of mystery, a steadfast hero, and two delightful pioneers. Cleveland open Shelf Used book in Good Condition. Primary - Motivation. Used book in Good Condition.
Height - 070 Publisher - baker Pub Group/Chosen Books. Width - 5. 20 . Used book in Good Condition. Sub - biography and Autobiography. Depth - 7. 50 Used book in Good Condition. Weight - 035. Super - Inspiration. Used book in Good Condition. Author - Brother Andrew.
Daddy-Long-Legs Puffin Classics
Publisher - baker Pub Group/Chosen Books. With so much happening in her life, Judy can scarcely stop writing to 'Daddy-Long-Legs', or wondering who her mysterious benefactor is. Depth - 7. 50 A trustee of the john Grier orphanage has offered to send Judy Abbott to college. Used book in Good Condition. Width - 5.
20 Puffin Books. The only requirements are that she must write to him every month and that she can never know who he is. Used book in Good Condition. Sub - biography and Autobiography. Super - Inspiration. Used book in Good Condition. Weight - 035. Author - Brother Andrew. Used book in Good Condition. Primary - Motivation.
Judy's life at college is a whirlwind of friends, classes, parties and a growing friendship with the handsome Jervis Pendleton. Used book in Good Condition.
Song of Years
Author - Brother Andrew. Used book in Good Condition. Publisher - baker Pub Group/Chosen Books. Sabina, celia, phoebe lou, emily, melinda, sickness, and Suzanne are timeless in their appeal-too spirited to be preoccupied with sermons, Jeanie, and sudden death. Width - 5. 20 Height - 070 He claimed a quarter-section about a hundred miles west of Dubuque and quickly came to appreciate widely scattered neighbors like Jeremiah Martin, whose seven daughters would have chased the gloom from any bachelor's heart.
Used book in Good Condition. Puffin Books. Depth - 7. 50 Primary - Motivation. Used book in Good Condition. The state of iowa was still young and wild when Wayne Lockwood came to it from New England in 1851. Sub - biography and Autobiography. Super - Inspiration. Weight - 035.