after your daily Bible reading)
Good Reading with
Heroes of the Bible
Bible stories with really
cool art. Comic-book style presentation of 90 exciting Bible stories young
readers (8 and up) won't soon forget. Includes dialogue,
Scripture references, and New Living Translation Bible
passages. 400 pages, soft cover from Baker. Retail Price:
$12.99. Use link at left to comparison shop.
94 colorful pages tell a
modernized version of Christian's journey. It is a back-issue
(1992), so finding it
will take some work, but it is worth the effort. Here is some
info which might make it easier to find: The Pilgrim's Progress / writer, Martin Powell;
(Christian Classics Series) -- Based on the book by John
Bunyan. Call no.:
art from this high-quality series is featured on Warriors and newer Redemption
cards. Order the set of 9 issues for $29.95 from www.CactusGameDesign.com.
Great Novels Worth
Reading, and Re-reading!
The Pilgrim's Progress
by John Bunyan
An allegory of a Christian's
life. Tells of Christian's journey from the City of Destruction to
the Celestial City. A classic English novel. Modern English
versions are available.
The Chronicles of Narnia
by C. S. Lewis
An allegory of the
gospel. Highly recommended if you like fantasy.
Middle Earth books (The
Lord of the Rings, The Silmarilion, others)
by J. R. R. Tolkien
Not an allegory, but an
excellent story with a Christian/Catholic worldview, written by the Christian who
introduced C. S. Lewis to Christ. Highly recommended if you like fantasy.
Anything from Stephen
Lawhead, a Christian author. His books are fantastic.