Book Lists

The Hundred Dresses by Estes*

My Father’s Dragon by Gannet

Family Under the Bridge by Carlson

Tut’s Mummy Lost and Found by Donnelly (easy reader)

Hero Tales by Jackson

Charlotte’s Web by E.B. White

Heidi by Spyri

Homer Price by Robert McCloskey

Henry Huggins by Beverly Cleary

The Velveteen Rabbit by Williams

The Wheel on the School by Dejong

Kildee House by Montgomery*

Mr Popper’s Penguins by Atwater

Follow My Leader by Garfield*

Understood Betsy by Dorothy Canfield Fisher*

The Door in the Wall by De Angeli

And the Word Came With Power by Shetler*

Betsy and Tacy Go Over the Hill by Lovelace

The Sign of the Beaver by Speare

The Witch of Blackbird Pond by Speare

Johnny Tremain by Forbes*

Carry On, Mr. Bowditch by Latham*

Justin Morgan Had a Horse. by Henry

Calico Bush by Field

The Matchlock Gun by Edmonds

A Lion to Guard Us by Bulla

Phoebe the Spy by Griffin

Skippack School by De Angeli

Robert Fulton, Boy Craftsman by Henry

Sarah Whitcher’s Story by Yates

In Search of the Source by Anderson and Moore*

Behind Rebel Lines by Reit

Caddie Woodlawn by Brink

Little Britches by Moody (first of eight books in the series)*

Bully For You, Teddy Roosevelt by Fritz

Where the Red Fern Grows by Rawls….have a box of Kleenex ready

Across Five Aprils by Hunt

Roll of Thunder Hear My Cry by Taylor

Miracles on Maple Hill by Sorenson

Cheaper by the Dozen by Gilbreth

Freedom Train: The Story of Harriet Tubman by Sterling

Turn Homeward, Hanalee by Beatty

Helen Keller by Davidson

All of a Kind Family by Taylor

Gone Away Lake by Enright*

George Washington Carver by Collins

Thimble Summer by Enright

In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson by Lord

Bruchko by Olson*

Eric Liddell by Swift

House of Sixty Fathers by Delong*

Chronicles of Narnia by CS Lewis*

The Hobbit by Tolkien *

The Lord of the Rings by Tolkien*

My Side of the Mountain by George*

Older Readers:  Christy by Marshall

Srewtape Letters by Lewis*

The Great Divorce by Lewis*

Till We Faces by Lewis

Know Why You Believe by Little

Joni by Tada

The Hiding Place by Ten Boom

Shadow of the Almighty: The Life and Testament of Jim Elliot

Books Published by Lamplighter Publishing are a treat.

Mwasi Na Mongonga-  The Wife of the Doctor by Mary Lou Campbell Miller  (Becky Campbell Pederson’s parent’s story of their life  as missionaries in Africa!)

This list was compiled mainly from the Sonlight Suggested Book list which we, the Pederson Family,  have enjoyed throughout the years.  I placed an * next to our favorite favorites!