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May.10.2011
 Amos Questerly, a wandering minstrel in fourteenth century Europe, takes on a mysterious young apprentice. But his new protégé, Richard, carries a deadly secret. A secret someone is willing to kill for.   To reach safety they must earn their way to England by telling exciting stories of...
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Nov.01.2010
Tofu and his cousin are invited to visit their uncle who is a fisherman in the Pacific Northwest. When their uncle gives the boys a little skiff to fix up, they learn about teamwork, friendship, the sea, and a special song their Uncle Hiroshi teaches them. He tells the boys the sailors sing this...
diana-r-jenkins's picture
Aug.25.2010
This collection uses fun-to-read stories to teach about the sacraments. In each story, a contemporary kid facing life's problems finds strength through a sacrament and builds a better relationship with God. An introduction explaining the meaning of the sacraments and reflection...
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Aug.25.2010
Edited by Diane M. Lynch. Includes stories by Diana R. Jenkins. These stories about Advent and Christmas remind kids that Jesus comes to us every day, in many ways, when we open our hearts to him. Kids can enjoy reading this book on their own, but teachers and parents will find it useful, too....