Archive for the ‘Books By Homeschoolers’ Category

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  Book Summary: For thirteen-year-old Mary Chilton, every day is filled with adventure. She is surrounded by friends and family, and her windmill house feels like a castle to her. But Mary can’t forget that her family was forced to leave their last home because of their religion, and even in Holland, things are looking […]

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  Book Summary: Orphaned at a young age, Skylar McHenry grew up as little more than a servant and shunned by everyone around her because of her reputation as a pirate’s daughter. Each day Skye faces is marked by some new struggle. Her only hope is to rely on her heavenly Father’s care and comfort […]

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    Book Summary: Louise’s friend is dragging her along on a dubious treasure hunt. She, however, would rather be reading the recently discovered letters written by her great-great-grandmother, Georgiana Donahue. Meanwhile, Xavier, a young law student, is facing struggles of his own. He can’t find a job, his uncle is constantly belittling his late […]

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    Book Summary: Magic is a Treacherous Guide As a child, Terrin of Xell was almost devoured by a spirit from the Dark Forest. She knows better than to trust magic. But when her friend Chris was accused of a magical crime he didn’t commit, she couldn’t let him face banishment alone. So she […]

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  Author bio: Sarah Brazytis is a home educated graduate, historian and small business owner. She has published various works of history and historical fiction. Her goal is to be as historically accurate as possible and to portray history from a conservative Christian perspective. She and her mother Cecile co-own and operate a custom clothing shop, […]

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  Author bio: Sarah Brazytis is a home educated graduate, historian and small business owner. She has published various works of history and historical fiction. Her goal is to be as historically accurate as possible and to portray history from a conservative Christian perspective. She and her mother Cecile co-own and operate a custom clothing shop, […]

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    Author bio: Sarah Brazytis is a home educated graduate, historian and small business owner. She has published various works of history and historical fiction. Her goal is to be as historically accurate as possible and to portray history from a conservative Christian perspective. She and her mother Cecile co-own and operate a custom clothing […]

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    Author bio: Sarah Brazytis is a home educated graduate, historian and small business owner. She has published various works of history and historical fiction. Her goal is to be as historically accurate as possible and to portray history from a conservative Christian perspective. She and her mother Cecile co-own and operate a custom clothing […]

HL where shadows lie

    Book Summary: His dark past haunts him. His new life taunts him. After twenty years in the gangs and a hefty prison sentence, an early release gives Shawn the opportunity to turn his life around. But that isn’t so easy when gangs are involved. Only a year into his fresh start, the gang […]

small steps the year i got polio

Widgets Book Summary: This heartfelt memoir takes readers back to 1949 when the author, at age 12, contracted polio. Using fictionalized dialogue, she describes her seven-month ordeal–her diagnosis and quarantine, her terrifying paralysis, her slow and difficult recuperation–and the people she encountered along the way. Kehret supplies a few words about the illness in […]