Friska My Friend
This short book is about a boy who loses his dog, then finds it and buys it back. It is used as an illustration of what it means to be redeemed. (There is reference made to “the vicar”, “family service” and “going to church”.)
The Other Kitten
This is a short book about a brother and sister who quarrel a lot, and the consequences of quarrelling. The gran in the story tells Bible stories to the children and there is a reference to the need to be born again.
This book is full of fascinating facts about the many islands of the Pacific Ocean, interspersed with stories of great explorers, missionaries and island natives. The author weaves in Bible stories ad quotes verses from the NKJV and the NIV. This book is clear on creation and also tells us of our need of a […]
This book is written by a missionary to the Kayapo tribe in the Amazon jungle. It is full of stories about various animals found in that part of the world and there is a lesson from each story. The Bible verses are quoted from the KJV. There are clear messages of salvation and the Christian […]
Shadow of His Hand
A story based on the life of holocaust survivor Anita Dittman The book, “Shadow of His Hand” is based on the life of a survivor of the holocaust called Anita Dittman, Anita is the daughter of a Jewish mother and an Aryan father and the story starts in the pre-war years and continues through the […]
The Captive Princess
A story based on the life of young Pocahontas “The Captive Princess” is a book that brings us through the teenage years of Pocahontas, a princess among her people in “The New World”. It describes her search for God and her eventual discovery of the God of the Bible and His Son, Jesus Christ who […]
This book is full of fascinating facts about the animal and bird life of New Zealand, and also some of the geography and history of the country. There are Biblical references in each chapter. The Bible verses quoted are from the New International Version, the Contemporary English Version and the Message.
Another book in the adventure series, this one bringing us to the frozen world of Antarctica. It brings up details of all the various early expeditions to find the south pole and gives insight into the wildlife found there. There are relevant Bible quotations throughout, taken from the New International version.
The Picture Bible
This book has 233 Bible Stories told and illustrated in ‘comic’ or ‘graphic’ style. Many children enjoy the format and it is very helpful in getting to grips with the stories in the Bible and how they all fit together.
Wild West Adventures
This book takes us back to the days when the pioneers set out to claim land in the wild west in America. There are stories about cowboys and the trail westwards, with facts about the animals and Native Americans. There are Bible references,quoted from the New Living Translation, throughout the book. There is a sample […]
This book is full of interesting facts about the history and geography of Australia. It also has many references to animals and plants. It tells us about the early settlers and also life in this century. There are Bible references and messages of creation, salvation and the Christian life.
The Little Children’s Bible Storybook
A book to read to your little ones, with all the well known Bible stories told very simply, and illustrated with fun and colourful drawings. While the text mainly follows the Bible narrative, there are a few imaginative additions. (e.g. Mary rode a donkey to Bethlehem.)
Scottish Highland Adventures
This book has geographical and historical information about the Scottish Highlands. It is liberally interspersed with Bible verses, quoted from the English Standard Version. Creation, salvation and God’s continued care for us are all mentioned in this book.
This book in the Adventure Series is set in the mountains of Nepal. There are stories about the many animals, the landscape and the people from that part of the world, with relevant Bible verses. Creation and God’s care for us feature strongly in this book.
My Very Own Bible
This book takes us through well known Bible stories of the Old and New Testament. It mainly adheres to Scripture and is a good simple introduction to basic Bible stories.
Bible Dictionary – Holman Quick Source
This Comprehensive Bible Dictionary contains references to people and places of the Bible, in alphabetical order, together with photos, maps and charts. It is very useful for anyone wanting a greater understanding of the Scriptures.
This beautifully illustrated book tells the story of a boy who loses his boat and then finds it again. He has to give everything that he has to buy it back. There is a verse quoted at the end from the New International Readers Version of the Bible; 1 Peter 1 v 18 – 20.
Rocky Mountain Adventures
Betty Swinford shares some stories of her life experiences living in the Rocky Mountains of Arizona and weaves in spiritual lessons. Creation, salvation and the continued care God has for us are all in this book.
This book is set in Kenya and tells of many incidences in the work of a missionary doctor. There are Bible quotations throughout and the gospel is clearly presented.
Just the Way You Are
This lovely book is an old fashioned story about a king who wants to adopt 5 orphans. The story is used to show that God loves us just the way we are.
D is for Dinosaur
This is an alphabetic rhyme book with a dinosaur theme. The text takes us through creation, and Noah and the flood. It is very clear on the truth of the Bible. There is a colouring section for the children to do. Also included in this book are pages of notes for parents and teachers, and suggested […]
Kid’s Bible Dictionary and Handbook
This well laid out Bible Study Guide is very useful for gaining a better understanding of the Bible. The first half is a Bible Dictionary with explanations of many Bible words and short paragraphs about various people in the Bible. The second half of the book is a Bible Study Guide, starting with how we […]
The Illustrated Children’s Bible
This book tells almost 300 stories from the Bible in language easily understood. It is beautifully illustrated. This book is great to read aloud to very small children, while older children will enjoy reading it themselves.
This is the story of a new missionary couple arriving in a small town in Alaska. It describes the landscape, the hunting and the way of life of the Eskimos. This book is an excellent and exciting read as the missionaries try to tell people the truths of the Bible.
This book continues the story started in “Mik-Shrok” of a new missionary work in Alaska. It tells of the difficulties of learning a new language and getting the people to change from their superstitious ways and believe the gospel. There is an excellent gospel content in this book.
This story tells of the struggles of a missionary couple as they try to spread the Word of God in Alaska. The perils of the unpredictable weather and the continued effort to interest the locals in the gospel make for an exciting read. There is a very clear gospel message in this book.
Where the River Begins
This is a story about a 10 year old boy living in sad circumstances who has to go into foster care. In his foster home he hears about a God of love and a Saviour who died for him. The gospel and new life in Christ are well presented in this book.
The Story of Ann Griffiths
Ann Griffiths is one of the best known hymn writers in the Welsh language. This story is set in the time of the revival in Wales when many turned to God and accepted His Son their Saviour. The preachers at that time were called Methodists.
My First Bible Stories
This Bible story book is suitable for small children. The stories are very simply told and the illustrations are bright and cheery. There are 30 Old Testament stories and 35 New Testament stories in this book.
Great Barrier Reef Adventures
This book describes the Great Barrier Reef for us with all its beauty and wildlife. It also takes us on a quick tour of the east coast of Australia. Jim Cromarty uses facts throughout the book to illustrate the gospel and various Christian principles.
Illustrated Family Bible Stories
This book has over 200 Bible stories and beautiful illustrations. It also has relevant facts about life in Bible times and photos of artefacts. It is an excellent choice for anyone wanting to know a little more about the history and geography of Bible times.
The World of the Bible
This is an excellent short book with colourful photos, charts and maps of Bible times. It includes information on the Jewish festivals,the tabernacle, temple, daily Jewish life and much more. It is highly recommended for anyone interested in having a better understanding of God’s word.
Who’s Who and Where’s Where in the Bible for Kids
Stephen Miller picks out 75 people and 25 places from the Bible and tells their stories. There are fact boxes included and also some maps. This book is presented in a very readable format.
Roman Ship Model
This book is all about boats and ships and traces their history through the Bible. It is a lovely book for any child interested in things marine and includes materials and instructions to make a model Roman ship.
The Children’s Bible
This is an excellent Bible book to read to young children. It stays very close to the text of the Bible and takes is through both the old and the New Testaments. I would highly recommend it.
Nothing Else Matters
Set in Lebanon in the 1980’s, this book is the story of one girls search for truth. The Muslims and Christians are at war with each other and 16 year old Lamina, from a nominal Christian family, wonders what is the point of it all. There is warfare, violence and bloodshed throughout as Lamina learns […]
This old time book is about a girl in foster care looking for a long term placement. She is placed temporally with an older couple whose simple faith in the God of Heaven and His Son make her realise that there can be love and stability in life.
Star of Light
This book is set in a very poor community in Morocco where a young boy is left to care for his blind baby sister and rescue her from being sold as a beggar child. It is full of bravery and adventure, an adventure that leads Hamid and his little sister to missionaries who tell them […]
House of Gold Welcome
This little book is a great introduction to the tabernacle and it is also very clear in the Gospel message and service for God. It is very well written and full of colour photos which brings the whole era of Israel in the Old Testament to life.
Series: The Greatest Bible Stories Ever Told: These books come with a CD which reads the text of the book, followed by ten children’s choruses to sing along with. The words of the choruses are not in the books, but most are well known. Each book has about seven Bible stories following a particular theme.
Stories of Faith
Word Song Audio Book Stories: Joseph: From Prison to a Palace Abraham Obeyed Elijah and the Chariot of Fire Be Holy The Mustard Seed The Fruit of the Spirit The Romans Road The Hall of Faith Choruses: Father Abraham Angels Watching Over Me I’m in the Lord’s Army Elijah Went up in a Chariot Be […]
Prayer and Promise
Word Song Audio Book Stories: Daniel and the Lions’ Den Every Day is Pray Day Jacob’s Stairway to Heaven The Psalm of the Shepherd King David The Second Law Isaiah Sees the Future The Promises of Jesus Choruses: Jacob’s Ladder Happy all the time The Solid Rock I Will I’ve got the joy, joy, joy, […]
The Good Shepherd
Word Song Audio Book Stories: The Wise and Foolish Builders One Lost Sheep The Parable of the Sower Ask, Seek and Knock The Lord’s Prayer Journey to the Cross The Lamb’s Book of Life Choruses: Do Lord The wise man built his house upon the rock He’s got the whole world in His hands J-E-S-U-S […]
Children in the Bible
Word Song Audio Book Stories: Baby Moses Esau and Jacob The trouble with twins Children obey your parents The example Joseph: God put a dream in my heart Josiah: A teenager finds a treasure Five loaves and two fish Choruses: Get on board little children The B-I-B-L-E Peter, James and John in a sailboat Many […]
In this book Horace Banner uses his knowledge and experience of many animals and insects of the Amazon Rainforest to illustrate verses from the Bible. He brings out lessons in the gospel and day to day living for the Lord.
The Lord is My Shepherd
This lovely board book is suitable for very small children. The words of seven choruses are beautifully illustrated and there is a CD with 20 choruses on it.
My Very First Bible Stories
This beautiful board book tells some favourite Bible stories in simple rhyme. Starting with creation and taking in Noah, Joseph, Moses, David and Daniel from the Old Testament, the stories are very simply told for the youngest children. The New Testament stories include Jesus’ birth, feeding the 5000, the good Samaritan and the lost sheep. […]
Our Great God
A Toddler Bible Storybook. This board book contains 17 well known Bible stories retold in simple short sentences. The book is a nice size for small children to manage and each page is colourfully illustrated. The scripture reference for each story is included.
99 Stories from the Bible
These 99 stories are told briefly and simply for small children to understand. There are bright colourful illustrations and this book is a good introduction to the basic Bible stories.
Mr. Pipes and Psalms and Hymns of the Reformation
Mr Pipes is an elderly English gentleman, an accomplished organist, and has a huge interest in the history of hymn writing. He has two young American friends and in this book he takes them on a tour of Germany and Switzerland pointing out many places associated with the reformation and the stories of hymn writers […]
Timothy Whale’s Rainbow
This lovely colourful book takes the form of a grandfather whale telling his little grandson whale the story of Noah and the ark. Most of the pictures are double page spreads and the narrative follows a very simple rhyming theme that preschool children would enjoy. There are four pages of facts for slightly older children […]
Jungle Doctor’s Fables
This is a book containing 10 amusing stories about animals in the jungle. From the tall, wise Twiga the giraffe, the slow bumbling Boohoo the hippo and the fun loving Toto the monkey life lessons and consequences are taught in an understandable and entertaining style. There are black and white illustrations throughout the book. At […]
The Birthday Present Mystery
The Birthday Present Mystery is a story about a surprise birthday present for a neighbour of the young cousins. It is used to illustrate James 1:17, quoted from the International Children’s Bible. “Everything good comes from God, and every perfect gift is from Him.”
The Sneaky Thief Mystery
The Sneaky Thief Mystery is a story about a ferret who loves taking things and the cousins work out that he hasn’t taken everything that has gone missing. It is used to illustrate Ephesians 4:28, quoted from the KJV. “Let him that stole steal no more.”
The Giant Chicken Mystery
The three cousins see a giant chicken crossing the road and make enquiries to find out what it’s all about. The story is told after quoting Proverbs 20:12 from International Children’s Bible. “The Lord hath made both these things: Ears that can hear and eyes that can see.”
The Chalk Drawings Mystery
The three cousins come across a cryptic chalk drawing and have to work out what it means. The verse quoted at the beginning of the book is Proverbs 25:13, from the International Children’s Bible. “A trustworthy messenger refreshes those who send him. He is like the coolness of the snow in the summertime.”
The Purple Cow Mystery
The tree cousins find an unusual note and investigate to find out where it came from. The Bible verse quoted is Colossians 3:9 from the NIV. “Do not lie to each other.”
The Flying Pigs Mystery
The tree cousins are sitting in their tree house when two piggybanks containing a lot of money come flying through the air and land beside them. The children then work out where the money came from and return it to its rightful owner. The verse quoted is Romans 13:13 from the International Children’s Bible. “Let […]