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Welcome to our Renaissance Collection where Aspiration Comes Alive!
This collection features riveting plots and relevant themes that will move readers from thought to action! Each story has been selected for its powerful character influence, spiritual insights, and inspiring content that encourages a strong work ethic, creativity, perseverance, honesty, humility, and hope. 
While this selection of 64 books is geared for children ages 9-14, it will be enjoyed by all ages and genders.
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Renaissance Collection
Crown of Success, The THUMBNAIL
Who will conquer the daunting challenges of the thief of Time, the lane of Trouble, or the brook of Bother?
$24.00

Palace of Deceit THUMBNAIL
The children are in danger and don’t even know it. In His wisdom, their Father writes them a letter, and they acknowledge that every word holds Truth. They realize that the allure of...
$24.00

So Shall We Live THUMBNAIL
Edith’s lessons are like the ocean waves which steadily rise and fall...When a great dark wave washes over her, turning her life upside down...
$26.00

Amy and Her Brothers THUMBNAIL
In the midst of trouble and heartache among siblings, the love of Christ can change lives forever. A family of orphaned children is guided by the steadfast endurance of the oldest sister and the cheerful hard work of the younger brother.
$19.00

Basket of Flowers THUMBNAIL
Book of the Year 1996. This first book of the Lamplighter Rare Collector Series continues to be a best-seller. James, the king's gardener, teaches his 15-year-old daughter Mary all the principles of godliness through his flowers.
$21.00

Beneath the Rising Tide THUMBNAIL
(While Supplies Last) In this unique tale, discover how God’s love can penetrate the deepest darkness. Walk with Rikmer through the fog of doubt and cloud of hatred, and discover a peace that passes understanding.
$18.00

Bishop's Shadow THUMBNAIL
Tode lies and steals and cheats as if without conscience, but beneath the crime and grime is a human being capable of love.
$25.00

Brave Heart, The THUMBNAIL
Leo Bertram will protect his mother's honor, as well as her few possessions, at all costs - even if it means leaving the comforts of home to face the unknown perils of the fierce Arctic. Treacherous seas and ominous storms are not enough to keep him . . .
$20.00

Broken Hyacinth, The THUMBNAIL
(While Supplies Last) Ellen and Sophia, though twins, have a different outlook on life. Sophia is quick to forgive and find the good in others, but Ellen is held captive by her own stubborn will.
$18.00

Candle in the Window, The THUMBNAIL
Tully wants more than anything to make his teacher smile. But no one knows that Miss Ravenstow is trying to escape the pain from her past. . .
$15.00

Charlie's Choice THUMBNAIL
Charlie dreams of a life of luxury and ease - and is determined to find it. He will not be doomed to a life of toil and poverty. But will his quest for a better life doom him to far greater evils - to the danger of growing up proud and hard . . .
$20.00

Comfortable Troubles THUMBNAIL
Lucy is so close to her family that it would break her heart to be separated from them. Yet if she is to regain her health, she must leave her loved ones, along with the many responsibilities she fulfills, and try to rest . . .
$22.00

Courage of Nikolai: A Story of Russia, The THUMBNAIL
Life in Russia is tense - and dangerous - during the years before the Revolution. It is a rare thing indeed to find someone as trustworthy and courageous as young Collia in this world of undercover societies and secret police. Collia bravely . . .
$19.00

Crew of the Dolphin, The THUMBNAIL
The crew of the Dolphin faces great peril, being swept away in crashing waves and crushing winds. But this is not the fiercest storm they face. The insurmountable surges of greed and deceit are far worse, bringing exposure, disgrace, and ruin. Yet . . .
$21.00

Gold-Seeker's Chasm, The THUMBNAIL
(While Supplies Last) In their search for El Dorado – the land of gold – three young men leave the safety and security of their German homeland.
$18.00

Golden Thread, The THUMBNAIL
In a kingdom near the treacherous Hemlock Forest, an evil king and his followers dwell. Only those who hold on to the golden thread can wander past the boundaries of the kingdom and return safely. It is a fearful thing to lose one’s way...
$16.00

Hedge of Thorns, The THUMBNAIL
This true story from the 1600s is as fresh and relevant today as it was on the day it was written by the frail hand of the man who experienced life's thorny hedges. Young John can think only of his own pleasure and is willing to do anything to get . . .
$16.00

Highland Chairman, The THUMBNAIL
(While Supplies Last) The Highland Chairman is a provocative story relative to today's busy culture, where values are turned upside-down and priorities are misaligned.
$15.00

House of Love THUMBNAIL
Aurelia Wilde is cruelly selfish and downright miserable - a victim of her mother's desperate attempts to place her delicate "prized possession" on an unreachable pedestal. But her glory is only surface deep. Aurelia's complaining spirit is a stark . . .
$24.00

It's All Real True THUMBNAIL
(While Supplies Last) This riveting story presents Molly, a young hunchback girl who finds fulfillment in the love of the Shepherd. But the words of others plant seeds of doubt in her heart, paralyzing her growth and robbing her of joy.
$20.00

Karl Jansen's Find THUMBNAIL
Karl Jansen's discovery has forever changed his life. His unfulfilled longing has been met in a way he never would have predicted! If only he could see the dangers that lie ahead - the cowardly vengeance that would threaten his life - Karl might not . . .
$18.00

Little Lamb, The THUMBNAIL
While gathering strawberries, ten-year old Christina finds a shivering lamb that has strayed form its home, and she delights in the thought of caring for it. When confronted with the decision to return it to its rightful owner, her honesty and . . .
$19.00

Lord of the Highway THUMBNAIL
(While Supplies Last) Courage and faith accompany Vassia as he faces one frightening predicament after another.
$19.00

Miss Kitty and the Irish Rebellion THUMBNAIL
(While Supplies Last) Hope is often trivialized by our petty daily desires...
$19.00

My Golden Ship THUMBNAIL
We all know what it's like to harbor that gnawing feeling that rears its ugly head as envy. Even the Christian is not exempt, as we see in the case of Charlie. "But don't it seem hard that some folks should have everything, and the other folks nothin'?"
$18.00

My Mates and I THUMBNAIL
This penetrating story covers a lot of territory that teenage guys are too often familiar with: the power of peer influence, the consequence of ignoring our conscience, the deception of self-reform, and the danger of a backslidden condition.
$20.00

Myra Sherwood's Cross THUMBNAIL
This lovely story describes a young woman whose faith is more than mere words...
$20.00

Never Too Late THUMBNAIL
(While Supplies Last) This is a story about the clash of two worlds - the intense struggle that occurs both within and without. Will the poor widow give her consent to turn her child over to the care of another?
$19.00

Finette of Nomandy Book Cover THUMBNAIL
(While Supplies Last)
$19.00

Fishmonger: A Story for the Young Entrepreneur, The THUMBNAIL
(Formerly: Not a Chance; Boy Who Never Lost a Chance) Roger has learned from his grandfather never to miss a "chance." His hard work, honesty, and diligence are richly rewarded. Roger finally realizes something is missing in his life . . .
$18.00

Orphan Queen, The THUMBNAIL
Who is this child? And who are her parents? Her demeanor suggests a royal heritage, but perhaps she is simply exercising pride and control of others. Meet Margelte . . .
$16.00

Overtaken: The Wild Lad of London THUMBNAIL
(While Supplies Last) Known as a wild lad, young Ishmael lives in Gold Lion Row, the rough section of London. He suffers great loss and finds himself alone and...
$20.00

Parable of the Two Millstones, The THUMBNAIL
In the home of a rich merchant, two hard heads with fiery tempers abide. Like the age-old story of the Prodigal Son, the distress that comes with stubborn pride gives way to a softening of heart. Though God often leads His children in mysterious . . .
$18.00

Passage: From Darkness to Light, The THUMBNAIL
A mysterious, suspense-filled adventure, The Passage describes the journey we must take as we grope through the darkness, searching for a way out of our desperate circumstances. Arthur, Emma, and Asahel represent a cross-section of people . . .
$20.00

Peep Behind the Scenes, A THUMBNAIL
Behind many smiling faces there hides a hurting heart, and for what may appear to be glamorous, there is usually a high price to pay. Mrs. Walton gives us a glimpse into the life of a disillusioned young actress. In her fabricated world of glamour . . .
$24.00

Phil Tyler's Stand THUMBNAIL
New Release 2015! Phil Tyler is a bold, unashamed Christian and a far cry from being a people pleaser. Phil’s aim is to bring righteousness to a community riddled with lawlessness and disorder.
$18.00

Quicksand: Getting to the Bottom THUMBNAIL
This is one story that will keep you on the edge of your seat from beginning to end. The floodgates will open, and your heart will be overjoyed with the encouraging truth that “The LORD is good, a stronghold in the day of trouble...
$20.00

Rising to the Top THUMBNAIL
"There's two things as always come to the top; one's merit-t'other's scum. Which of them is to rise first, I can't tell, but neither will lie at the bottom long." You'll want to stand up for the honor of poor victimized Bob, but in the end you'll . . .
$15.00

Robbers' Cave, The THUMBNAIL
It all happened so quickly! Horace's ankles are locked in chains, preventing him from rescuing his terrified mother as she is dragged away by their captors. She has only seven days to return with the answer that could save her son! During her . . .
$19.00

Rosa of Linden Castle THUMBNAIL
When all the trappings of Rosa's life come crashing down around her, the virtues that had been taught to her by her godly parents provide her with direction and guidance even when they are no longer there to walk beside her through the darkened . . .
$20.00

Saved By Love THUMBNAIL
Streetwise, ragged, and poor, Elfie was convinced that she was so naughty and so bad that no one could ever love her. Susie could not comprehend Elfie's ongoing struggle to be honest, but she was determined to tell her that no matter how "great" our . . .
$17.00

Shipwrecked, But Not Lost THUMBNAIL
Experience the utter fear of abandonment, the tension of frigid desolation, and the resolute determination to survive in Shipwrecked, But Not Lost. This breathtaking episode will keep you on the edge of your seat as you follow the spectacular events . . .
$20.00

Stick to the Raft THUMBNAIL
Fifteen-year-old Hans Richter travels far from home to find work in the locks of a river. His father had taught him that there is a Raft that will support him in the deepest waters and amid the fiercest storms. When Hans becomes the target among . . .
$18.00

Stranger at Home, The (Italian Leather Edition) THUMBNAIL
(While Supplies Last) Stranger at Home, with its accompanying stories “The Coveted Bonnet” and “The Cords of Sin,” might seem a little hard-edged, but it aptly challenges us to reconsider our God-given roles as parents and children...
$19.00

Struck By Lightning THUMBNAIL
Her mother depends on her. Her siblings need her watchful care. But Katie is easily distracted and often wanders from her responsibilities. This time the lure of the fair is too irresistible, and she secretly sets off. Calamity follows, and Katie . . .
$18.00

Swept Away THUMBNAIL
(While Supplies Last) Discover how hope protects us from being swept away by life’s brutal storms, for true hope never disappoints...
$19.00

Three Weavers, The THUMBNAIL
This is a special allegory for fathers to read to their daughters. As the story goes, once upon a time there were three weavers, and to each was born a daughter. The "watcher of weavers" prophesied, "A royal prince shall seek to wed thy child," but . . .
$16.00

Throw Me Overboard THUMBNAIL
Now here is a story with a twist. When faced with false accusations and public humiliation, our hero shows us how to do what’s right, even when taking the easy way out could have cleared his name. As he travels the tempestuous seas of . . .
$16.00

Tomorrow THUMBNAIL
"(While Supplies Last) I was ever searching for some shortcut to the temple of Fame, instead of following the beaten road." Candid and provocative, this powerful story inches a little too close to home.
$18.00

Trapped Beneath the Surface THUMBNAIL
The disastrous day at the icy lake was just the beginning of their troubles! Jack, Eleanor, and Sylvia each find themselves trapped beneath the surface of difficult circumstances and decisions. Eleanor, who longs to be friends with her sister, finds . . .
$20.00
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I would like to remind our readers that some of the original works have been edited to remove questionable or inappropriate language or content that does not reflect the character of a loving and just God. You can be confident that if you see our Lamplighter symbol on the spine, you can trust that it upholds a strong Christian worldview. If ever there is something of concern in one of our books, we welcome your comments. ~Mark Hamby