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SKU:  48890
Manufacturer Part #:  48890

Summer Reading Special and an Exciting Crossword Contest

Encourage Reading all Year Round with Our Summer Reading Special!

We have put together a selection of books from the Christian Heroes: Then & Now series and the Heroes of History series. These true biographies are written in an adventurous, exciting narrative format, providing excellent role models for readers of all ages. To add to the excitement, we are pairing the Summer Reading Special with a crossword contest, with great prizes to be won! Click on the link below to learn more about the contest and how to participate.

OPTION 1: Six paperback books for only $32 and FREE shipping*

OPTION 2: Six audiobook CDs for only $47 and FREE shipping*


JIM ELLIOT: One Great Purpose
Jim Elliot and his co-workers surrendered their lives in Ecuador's jungle, trusting that their sacrifice would not be in vain. Decades later, this dramatic event has challenged countless Christians to live with one great purpose: to bring the gospel to those who have never heard (1927-1956).

Paperback, 192 pages Audiobook CD 4:23 hrs

ELISABETH ELLIOT: Joyful Surrender
Elisabeth kept a detailed journal of her life and the missionary service that defined it. She returned to the U.S. after many years in South America, becoming one of the most influential Christian women of our time. A prolific author, speaker, and radio host, she passes on a message of joyful surrender to the world  (1926-2015).

Paperback, 240 pages Audiobook CD 5:43 hrs

GEORGE MULLER: The Guardian of Bristol's Orphans
With scarcely enough food or money for his own family, George Müller opened his heart and home. Sustained by God's provision, the Müller house "Breakfast Club" of thirty orphans grew to five large houses that ultimately over ten thousand children would call home. George Müller trusted God with a depth rarely seen. His faith and generosity set a standard for Christians of all generations (1805-1898).

Paperback, 208 pages Audiobook CD 4:39 hrs

LILLIAN TRASHER: The Greatest Wonder in Egypt
In the midst of poverty, war, and deadly epidemics, Lillian faced each day with a heart of trust, modeling the life she hoped her children would someday live in their own homes. During fifty tumultuous years, the Mother of the Nile cared for thousands of desperate children, with unwavering faith that God does indeed look after the orphans (1887-1961).

Paperback, 192 pages Audiobook CD 4:30 hrs

HUDSON TAYLOR: Deep in the Heart of China
Hudson survived his perilous maiden voyage to his beloved China. With his heart set in determined obedience to God, and trusting the provision of the One who had called him, Hudson overcame persecution and almost overwhelming personal losses to bring God's truth to the "ripe harvest fields" of China. Today, Hudson Taylor's story continues to challenge and inspire believers young and old to carry the anchoring gospel message, regardless of personal trials or hardships, to those who are adrift and without hope (1832-1905).

Paperback, 208 pages Audiobook CD 5:07 hours (1 CD in MP3 format)

Once a kidnapped slave baby, George Washington Carver found freedom in learning everything he could about the world around him. Overcoming poverty and racism, George became a brilliant scientist and a gifted professor who dedicated his expertise to helping black farmers escape the devastating grip of poverty. Still remembered for his far-reaching and diverse achievements, Dr. Carver generously shared his talent simply for the reward of helping others (1864?-1943).

Paperback, 192 pages Audiobook CD 4:50 hrs

CROSSWORD CONTEST: To download the crossword, Click Here. Send the solution in to [email protected] before August 15, 2024. There will be 3 winners, first place will receive 5 books of their choice, second place will receive 3 books of their choice, and third place will receive 2 books of their choice. Pick from all the books in the Christian Heroes: Then & Now and Heroes of History series. Winners will be picked randomly from all received entries on August 16, 2024 and contacted via email.

* Free USPS book rate/media mail shipping within the United States. Offer valid through August 15, 2024.

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  • ISBN: 48890
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