Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O'Dell. A beautiful story about life on an island in the Pacific - deserted except for a very self sufficient, resourceful young Indian girl named Karana, some sea elephants, otters, birds and dolphins.
Where the Red Fern Grows is a novel written by Wilson Rawls in 1961 about a boy who buys and trains two Redbone Coonhound hunting dogs Love this book! Sad book and movie I cried watching the movie . Read the book
Redeeming Love, by Francine Rivers is a historical romance novel set in the Gold Rush in California. The story is inspired by the book of Hosea from the Bible. Its central theme is to portray the redeeming love of God towards sinners.